Penetanguishene Centennial Museum and Archives
History Beckons You!>
The only original lumber company general store on its original site in Ontario.
Centennial Herald Newsletter>
Read the latest edition of our newsletter the Centennial Herald
Downtown Historical Walking Tours>
Take a walk downtown and learn about the history of the homes and businesses.
Museum Tots Program>
Parents and Tots come on adventure with us from September 13th to November 8th. $5 per child. Registration required.
A feature of one of Ontario's oldest communities>
The history of one of Ontario's oldest communities is proudly displayed at the Penetanguishene Centennial Museum & Archives. Visit the 1875 Lumber Office and General Store owned by late lumber baron and past mayor, Mr. Charles Beck.
- 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. October to June: Monday to Friday
- 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 1 to October 1: Monday to Saturday
- Closed on Family Day, Good Friday, Victoria Day, Civic Holiday Monday, Labour Day, Thanksgiving, Remembrance Day, and Christmas Eve at noon to January 2nd.
- **Please note that we are closed on Monday, September 4, 2023