Perth Museum

11 Gore St. E.
Perth, ON K7H 1H4- Map It
Phone: (613) 267-1947

AAA Editor Notes

Perth Museum, at 11 Gore St. E. in the 1840 Matheson House, has an enclosed Scottish garden and three rooms reflecting the lifestyle of an 1840s upper-class family. The parlor represents the 1890s. Exhibits include Canadian whiskey history; a preserved piece of the Mammoth Cheese, a block of cheese made by eastern Ontario dairy farmers for the 1893 Chicago World's Fair; the pistols used in Ontario's last fatal duel; minerals; and Rideau Lakes First Nations artifacts.
Hours: Daily 10-5. Closed Jan. 1, Good Friday and Christmas. Allow 30 minutes minimum.