Dufferin County Museum & Archives

936029 Airport Rd.
Rosemont, ON L0N 1R0- Map It
(705) 435-1881

AAA Editor Notes

Dufferin County Museum & Archives, Hwy. 89 and CR 18 (Airport Rd.), is in a barnlike structure and has a collection of artifacts, photographs and farm implements depicting county history. Within the museum are three historic buildings: the 1914 two-story log McCutcheon House; the 1861 Orange Lodge, a meeting place used by groups of Protestant Irish men; and Cromby Station, a Canadian Pacific Railway flagging station. The top of the silo provides a panoramic view of the countryside. An archives, an 1885 church and heritage gardens also are on the grounds. Guided church tours are available. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$5; $4 (ages 60+); $2 (ages 5-14); $12 (family, two adults and four children).
Hours: Museum Tues-Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-5. Hours for archives vary; phone ahead. Closed Jan. 1, Christmas and day after Christmas.