Events and Exhibits


Centennial Museum: 50 Years, 50 Artifacts 
Museum's 50 most interesting artifacts to commemorate 50 years exhibit 
July 1 to September 30, 2017

Family Fun at the Museum
Drop by each week for a different theme with coordinating crafts, games/activities & scavenger hunt. Adult supervisor required, all activities are included with admission, Monday to Saturday, 9-4:30

July 10-15: Backwards or Forwards, Travel in Time
Make your own time capsule, Star Wars bowling.

July 17-22: As Cute as a Cupcake
Non-edible 3D cupcakse, Pin the Cherry on the Cupcake.

July 24-9: All Things Canadian
Everything Canadian collage, Across the Country bean bag toss.

July 31-August 4: It's a Pirate's Life for Me
Pirate craft, Hook Captain Hook game.

August 8-12: The Wendat: Dwellers of the Peninsula
Clay pot craft, grind corn, play Toss the Stones

August 14-19: A Day in the Life in the 1800's
Yarn doll craft, try your nad at laundry 1800's style, make ice cream.

August 21-26: Slates, Quills and One Room Schoolhouses
Experience the use of a slate & quill, create a candle to do your homework by.

"Step Through Time" Historical Walking Tour
Wednesday, August 9, 16 or 23rd, 10 a.m.
Location: 8 Owen Street parking lot
Join us on a historical walking tour of downtown Penetanguishene. Take a step back in time to when oxen roamed the streets and fur traders came to our shores.
$5.00 per person, includes visit to museum and tour.
Tickets may be purchased at museum or on Snap'd website at

Volunteer Appreciation BBQ
September 10th

Spirit Walk
Friday, October 13th

Museum's 50th Birthday Fundraising Dinner
Saturday, October 21st
Penetanguishene Legion
Fish Fry Fundraising Dinner
Music, Comedy, Trivia, Silent Auction
Doors open at 5:30, Dinner at 7:00 p.m.
$30 per person

Halloween Spooktacular
October 28th, 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Breakfast with Santa - 10th Anniversary!
December 9 & 10