If you are
looking for a unique family experience, Markham Museum offers 25
acres of parkland including an orchard and heritage gardens. Our
site features a variety of buildings representing the on-going
growth of our community. See mills, re-created businesses and family
homes. Enjoy a personal tour and then stroll the village. Bring a
picnic or pick up food at one of our many local establishments and
find a quiet spot to unwind. Customized tours are available for
families with young children except on special event days.
Markham Museum Events
Lecture Series: Bob McDonald
March 20, 2016 at 2 p.m.
The Friends of
Markham Museum presents Bob McDonald, host of CBC’s
award-winning radio science program Quirks & Quarks, for
their next installment of the Lecture Series on March
20, 2016 at the museum (9350 Markham Road).
He will talk
to us about his latest book Canadian Space Walkers,
which is a story of the only three Canadians to don
spacesuits and step into the void 400 km above the Earth
outside the International Space Station.
It promises to
be fun for the whole family!
Doors open at 1 p.m. Lecture
begins at 2 p.m.
Book signing to follow.
Cost $20 per
Call 905-477-5530 to register!
Please note: The Museum is closed New Year's Day, January 2, Good Friday, Easter Monday,
Day, Thanksgiving Monday, Christmas Day, Boxing
Day, December 27rh.
Thanksgiving to Labour Day (Fall / Winter Season)
to Sunday: 12 noon to 5:00 p.m.
Closed Mondays (Special events, camps & pre-registered groups excepted)
All exhibits open, daily scheduled tours of our open-air museum. Research facility by appointment.
Please note that the children's little train ride only runs on special events and closes down for the
Fall and Winter.
Victoria Day to Thanksgiving (Summer Season)
Monday to Friday: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 12 noon to 5:00 p.m.
All exhibits, daily scheduled tours of our open-air museum, mini golf, heritage gardens, pond and wetlands, and apple orchard. Research facility by appointment.
(Fees may vary for special events)
Tours Daily (except Mondays)
Seniors (65 years
Children (Ages 2 to 12)
Family of Four (Maximum 2 Adults)
are free. All fees include H.S.T.
Markham Museum is located at 9350 Highway 48 (2 km north of Highway 7).
For more information about the Markham Museum,
please kindly call 905-294-4576 or go to