Built in 1872, the building currently known as the Goulbourn Museum used to be the old Town Hall. Despite being the size of a one-room school house, this popular community hub was home to council meetings, parties and dances. The adjacent History Centre building was built in 1961 and was the former Clerks building. Now, it is used to store the artefact collection, as office space, and to hold meetings and research appointments.

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The Goulbourn Museum is home to interactive and hands-on exhibitions such as The 100th Regiment of Foot about the soldiers who settled Goulbourn Township in 1818, after the War of 1812-1814; The Village Store where kids can dress up as pioneers and shop or barter for supplies; as well as exhibits about early Goulbourn settlers, the communities in the Township, and local services. The museum is located just south of Stittsville at Stanley’s Corners.

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New for 2017: Self-Guided Bicycle Tour: Munster Meander

Address:
2064 Huntley Road
Stittsville, ON K2S 1B8
Tel: 613-831-2393
info@goulbournmuseum.ca

Schedule:
Open all year: Wednesday to Sunday from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Admission to the Museum is by donation

The History Centre is open by appointment. Please call 613-831-2393 or email: research@goulbournmuseum.ca to schedule a time.  The cost is $25 per hour-long assisted research appointment.

How to get there?

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