Museum of Northern History at Sir Harry Oakes Chateau

2 Chateau Dr.
Kirkland Lake, ON P2N 3M7- Map It
(705) 568-8800

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Museum of Northern History at Sir Harry Oakes Chateau is at 2 Chateau Dr., off Hwy. 66 at the w. end of Kirkland Lake. Sir Harry was the founder of the prosperous Lake Shore Gold Mine, and as visitors tour the chateau they learn of his rags-to-riches life and his mysterious murder in the Bahamas. Pioneer life and gold mining exhibits are presented.
$6.80; $4.50 (ages 5-17, ages 55+ and students with ID); $16.95 (family).
Hours: Guided 30-minute tours offered Mon.-Fri. 10-5, Sat. noon-4. Last tour departs 1 hour before closing. Closed Jan. 1-2, Christmas and day after Christmas. Phone to confirm winter schedule.