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September 28, 2020

Explore the Life and Work of Huron County Artist J.W. McLaren at the Huron County Museum’s Latest Exhibit

The Huron County Museum, together with the Huron County Historical Society, is pleased to announce the opening of the much-anticipated exhibit, Reflections: The Life and Work of J.W. (Jack) McLaren, on October 8, 2020. The public is invited to pre-arrange a visit to catch the exhibit at their convenience.

July 30, 2020

Huron County Museum Ready to Re-open

The Huron County Museum is re-opening its doors starting Saturday, August 1. All visitors and staff must carefully follow all guidelines for health and safety purposes. Guidelines can be found on the Museum website.

May 6, 2020

Huron County Museum Collecting COVID-19 Memories for the Future

The Huron County Museum is looking for everyday personal accounts of the COVID-19 pandemic and how it is affecting the people and communities in Huron County. More information on the project can be found on the Museum’s website at: https://www.huroncountymuseum.ca/collecting-memories-covid-19

October 1, 2015

Tour the County on social media with #HomeInHuron

To celebrate the Huron County Museum’s upcoming photo exhibit, we’re asking the community to get social! Capture photos from the list below and share on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.

March 30, 2015

Huron Heritage Fund Deadline Approaches

May 1 is the next deadline for individuals and organizations to submit applications for the Huron Heritage Fund. Established in 2007, the purpose of the Huron Heritage Fund is to encourage the preservation of heritage assets and activities of heritage importance to the County of Huron and its residents.

September 23, 2014

Huron Heritage Fund Deadline Approaches

November 1 is the next deadline for individuals and organizations to submit applications for the Huron
Heritage Fund. Established in 2007, the purpose of the Huron Heritage Fund is to encourage the
preservation of heritage assets and activities of heritage importance to the County of Huron and its
residents.

August 20, 2014

Final Weeks of Our Stories at Museum

Have you ever wondered if someone famous was from your own hometown? Did they live in your community and you didn’t know it. Discover the stories of some Huron County residents who have made achievements in Science, Technology, Education and the Arts with a temporary exhibit at the Huron County Museum.

July 29, 2014

Go Behind the Bars This Summer

The Huron Historic Gaol’s popular Behind the Bars program has returned this year on Tuesday and Thursday evenings July 10th to August 28th in Goderich.

June 10, 2014

Summer Days of Discovery at Museum

Summer is once again upon us and the Huron County Museum has your day camps covered.

May 9, 2014

Enjoy International Museum Day & Month

The worldwide community of Museums will celebrate International Museum Day on May 18, 2014. “Museum collections make connections” is the theme of International Museum Day 2014 and the Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol are doing just that.