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Tourism Timmins

Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Centre

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A public resource dedicated to the presentation, promotion and preservation of heritage and culture through exhibitions, community education and public programs

Museum features:
  • Local history gallery featuring rotating exhibitions on the Porcupine Camp, one of Canada's most important gold mining areas
  • National exhibition centre hosting travelling exhibitions from museums and galleries from across Canada
  • Offers bilingual education programs for grades one to twelve and workshops for adults and children dealing with arts and heritage themes
  • Archival collection includes over 20,000 images of the Porcupine, dating from 1908, an extensive book collection and archival material from local mines
  • Museum Gift Shop
Hours of Operation
10 am - 4 pm
10 am - 4 pm
10 am - 4 pm
10 am - 4 pm
10 am - 4 pm

Mon-Fri 10 am-4 pm
Thu 10 am-12 noon reserved for seniors
Application Process
None for visitors; researchers are welcome to use the archives - arrangements to do so can be made by contacting the museum in advance
Admission is free
Documents Required
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government
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Last Verified On
July 2, 2020