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Dufferin County Museum

936029 Airport Road, Rosemont, Ontario L0N 1R0, Canada
+1 877-941-7787
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True. Grit.

After dining down the road for brunch at Mrs. Mitchell's restaurant, our family headed up the road... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Winterfeast
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Orangeville, Canada
Dufferin County Museum an Important Regional Resource

Well, the Dufferin County Museum is typical of county museums. It's housed in an attractive, large... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2016
vaughnthurman
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Alliston, Canada
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  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
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936029 Airport Road, Rosemont, Ontario L0N 1R0, Canada
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+1 877-941-7787
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

After dining down the road for brunch at Mrs. Mitchell's restaurant, our family headed up the road to stop by and take in the new exhibit "True. Grit.". Our boys had never been to the museum and had a wonderful time checking out all the...More

Thank Winterfeast
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Well, the Dufferin County Museum is typical of county museums. It's housed in an attractive, large barn shaped building with easily accessible public spaces. The public galleries are always in use and generally interesting and attractive. I personally have made use of their research services...More

Thank vaughnthurman
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We were staying with relatives near Orangeville and spent a very happy afternoon here. Fascinating view of life in rural Canada. Great reconstruction of an old house - my children (14 and 11) enjoyed the re-creation of life in the old days - even chalk...More

Thank Katherine L
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Nicely laid out. Down in the basement floor, the permanent collection room has a sign saying if you want to go in for a look, let a staff person know. We could peek through the windows & see a LOT of stuff in there ........More

Thank BKM861
Reviewed 9 December 2015

We visited the museum for the first time to see a specific special exhibit: "Arresting Images", a series of historic mugshots from Dufferin County Police files along with captions regarding the criminals' history. What we discovered was a series of somewhat unique exhibits regarding the...More

1  Thank Beaglebreath
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Historical archives of dufferin county and demonstrations of farm and county life for a small fee. Open most days

1  Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Great destination for a drive in the country! Best collection of CORNFLOWER (r) glass ever! Always something nifty in the Gift Shop, too!

1  Thank Diamond_Girl88_11
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

Really neat place if you want to check out the areas history. Nice garden. They also do weddings there! :)

1  Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 21 August 2014

The trip back in time - sadly factually within my memories (scary really) for visits to "The Farm". Well presented and ever changing exhibits. Happy I actually took the time to stop after many years of rushing by to be "on time" - suggest you...More

2  Thank Mountain Ash Fa... H
Reviewed 11 July 2014 via mobile

Having recently decided to see what other folks had to say about an area I often travel through I was surprised to find only two reviews. I haven't stopped by in about a year so I went to the website to be certain the museum...More

2  Thank Janet L
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