Museum Info

Planning Your Next Visit?

We want to let you know that we’ve made a few changes to our galleries and our visitor experience to keep everyone as safe as possible.


910 Monaghan Road
K9J 5K4

Contact Us

Call 705-748-9153
Toll Free 1-866-342-2663
Email [email protected]

Admission is not required for those who only wish to visit the Museum’s Store. The museum accepts VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Interac. Free parking is available at the museum and bus tours are welcome! The museum is fully wheelchair accessible.

Hours of Operation

Friday: 10 AM – 4 PM
Saturday: 10 AM – 4 PM
Sunday: 10 AM – 4 PM

Holiday Hours 2021:

Starting after December 19th, 2021 the museum will follow this schedule:

Wednesday December 22nd – Open
Thursday December 23rd – Open
Friday December 24th – Open 10am – 2pm
December 25th and 26th – Closed
Wednesday December 29th – Open
Thursday December 30th – Open
Friday December 31st – Open 10am – 2pm
January 1st and 2nd – Closed

Our regular Friday to Sunday hours begin again the second week of January, 2022.



As part of our enhanced COVID safety protocols, we require visitors to pre-book and purchase their admission tickets in advance of their visit to the museum.

Adult (18+): $12.00
Senior (65+): $9.50
Student (ages 5-17 or with valid ID): $9.50
Family (up to 2 adults and 4 children ages 5-17): $30.00
Child (under 5): FREE
Members: FREE (Become a Member)

Want to visit for free? Membership gives you special access to everything the museum offers including unlimited free admission, discounts on programming and merchandise, invitations to special events and more! Best of all, you’ll be supporting the museum that tells the story of a nation built by canoes and ensures proper care to the world’s largest collection of canoes and kayaks.

Pet Policy: Unfortunately pets are not permitted in the museum, but service animals such as guide dogs are welcome.

Admission is waived for:

Please show appropriate identification at time of entry.