Hours of Operation
Tuesday to Sunday: 12 NOON to 5:00 PM
Closed Mondays (Special events, camps & pre-registered groups excepted)
Please Note: Markham Museum will be open 12 NOON to 5:00 PM
May 21, 2017 celebrates International Museum Day. The museum is open from 12 NOON to 4:00 PM. Free admission! There will be no tours offered during International Museum Day
Markham Museum is undergoing some construction to improve its 25 acre site! Please be aware not all buildings/galleries may be accessible during this time. We thank you for your patience and understanding.
Please note: The Museum is closed New Year's Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, Simcoe Day, Labour Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and Boxing Day.
(Fees may vary for special events)
|Seniors (65 yrs+)
|Students (High School)
|Children (Ages 2 to 12)
|Family of Four (Maximum 2 Adults)
Children 24 months and under admitted free and must be supervised all times. Tax not included.
Become a member and save! Receive free admission to Markham Museum and the Varley Art Gallery, and save 10% on many programs. Learn more about our membership.
What's Included in Admission
Get access to all our exhibitions. Explore the history of potteries in Markham in From the Ground Up. Become a quiz master in True or False! Markham Museum features new exhibitions every year.
25 Acre Site
Markham Museum has 25 acres to explore, and over 30 heritage buildings to discover. Take a guided tour of the site with one of our tour guides at your leisure. Tour are available from 12:30-4:00 PM.
Hop into your outdoor gear, and get a new perspective of the Museum! We have snowshoes that will fit all ages. It's a great way to experience the Museum in the winter time. Weather permitting, available December to April.
Take a spin on our handheld GPS, or your Smartphone, and learn about how Markham Museum works to be sustainable in our community. Geocaching is a great way to learn way-finding skills and have fun at the same time. Available Victoria Day weekend to Thanksgiving Day weekend.
Challenge your family to a fun game of mini putt on our course! Mini putt is offered from Victoria Day weekend through Thanksgiving Day weekend.