Beaver River Museum

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Location

Address: 
284 Simcoe Street
Beaverton, Ontario
L0K 1A0

Telephone: 1-705-426-9641

Mailing Address: 
Beaver River Museum
PO Box 314, Beaverton, Ontario
L0K 1A0

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Hours of Operation

Operations: Seasonal

Administration fees

About Collections

Artifacts and archival material of local interest; restored and furnished log cabin c.1848; bricked-over board house furnished to the turn-of-the-century; 1840s stone lock-up jail

Archives

Architectural Records • Cartographic Materials • Manuscripts • Microforms • Films and Videos • Photographs • Sound Recordings • Textual Records

Human History

Agriculture • Archaeological Objects • Clocks or Time-Keeping Devices • Costumes and Accessories • Furniture or Furnishings • Household Objects or Domestic Technology • Local History • Maps, Charts, Plans or Blueprints • Memorabilia • Musical Instruments • Oral History • Sports Equipment • Toys and Games • Imaging : Photographs

Services & Activities

Guided tours; school programs; special events; in house and outreach displays

Research Services

Archival Records • Genealogical Research • Video Library

Educational Programs

Seniors Programs • School Programs : Age 5-11 (k-6) : Age 12-17 (7-13)(Quebec: Secondary 1-CEGEP)

Visitor Services

Films and Videos • Guided Tours : English • Nature Trails, Walks or Gardens • Parking Facilities : Free • Gift shop • Special Needs Facilities : Washrooms : Wheelchair access

Volunteer Services

Volunteer Services Available • Volunteer Training Offered

Number of Volunteers: 50

Activities: Museum tours, education programs, maintenance, restoration, research, video production, archives administration etc.

Food Services

Picnic Area

Publications & Products

Books • Brochures • Newsletters • Postcards • T-Shirts or Sweatshirts or Caps • Videos