Description & Services
Description (Service) Operates a seasonal general history museum concentrating on the history of the community and area 
  • Displays include the time period from the arrival of Caucasian Pioneers to the end of the oxen/horse drawn era 
  • Includes a log home and furnishings, blacksmith shop, barn and equipment, horse and cattle stable, logging tools, ice harvesting tools, milk processing and butter making equipment 
  • Participates as a member in the Manitoulin Island Museums group and hosts meetings
Hours Pioneer Museum Mon-Sun 8:30 am-5:30 pm Jul-Aug; off-season by appointment 
Central Manitoulin Municipal Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Central Manitoulin
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or visit
Languages English
Fees Admission
Contact Information
Office Phone Welcome Centre 705-377-4383 
Central Manitoulin Municipal Office 705-377-5726
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Kellie Hunter, Secretary; Phone: 705-377-5954; Email:
Primary Executive Pat Costigan, Acting Museum Curator; Phone: 705-377-6640; Email:
Alternate Executive Norma Hughson, Acting Museum Curator; Phone: 705-368-3416; Email:
Site Location At the Municipal Welcome Centre
Located In Community Mindemoya
Address 2197 Hwy 551
Mindemoya, ON P0P 1S0
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Intersection Hwy 551 and Hill Rd
Mailing Address PO Box 320 
Mindemoya, ON P0P 1S0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1973
Funding City / Town ; Fundraising ; Donations