Country Heritage Park
An 80 acres site, 30 exhibit buildings, 20,000 artefacts depicting the evolution of agriculture and rural Ontario life since 1830.
Agricultural machinery; tools relating to all aspects of the agricultural industry in Ontario; farm home equipment and furnishings; books, catalogues and manuals relating to agriculture and farm machinery
Approximate number of objects in the collections: 20,000
Furniture or Furnishings
Household Objects or Domestic Technology
Plants and Animals (Biological Collections)
Agricultural or Domestic
Services & Activities
Living history interpretation; school programs; summer day camps; programs for Girl Guides, Brownies, etc.; facility rentals; group tours; food/beverage services; feature attractions.
Other: Limited to information on artefacts in the collection.
A full line of curriculum linked educational day trips for students from JK to Grade 12. Programs for Girl Guides, Brownies, Sparks and Pathfinders. Summer day camps.
Discovery Room or Centre
: Age 0-4 (Pre-School)
: Age 5-11 (k-6)
: Age 12-17 (7-13)(Quebec: Secondary 1-CEGEP)
: Age 18 and up (Post-Secondary)
Guided tours and interpretation of exhibits.
Information Centre or Desk
Meeting Room Rental
Nature Trails, Walks or Gardens
Special Needs Facilities
: Wheelchair access
Children's Activities or Services
: Nursing area or Change Table
Volunteer Services Available
Number of Volunteers: varies
Activities: Annually we receive about 600 person-days of volunteer time. Volunteers assist with interpretation, repair and maintenance.
Program is currently being updated. Check website for current information.
Country Canteen operates on weekends in July and August. Catered food/beverage services for pre-arranged meals.
Snack Bar or Vending Machines •
Picnic Area •
Catering Services •
Other: Clients arrange food service of their choice.
Publications & Products