The Museum is CLOSED until April 7, 2020. Please see the news item on the main page.
Fall/Winter Hours start October 15, 2019 Tuesday to Friday: 12 PM to 5 PM Saturday & Sunday: 10 AM to 5 PM Closed Mondays (Special events, camps, and pre-registered groups excepted)
The Museum will be open on Monday, March 16 (March Break) from 10 AM to 5 PM
Markham Museum is undergoing some construction to improve its 25 acre site. Please be aware not all buildings/galleries may be accessible at this time. We thank you for your patience and understanding.
Please note: The Museum is closed New Year's Day, Good Friday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, William Berczy Day (August Civic Holiday), Labour Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
(Tax not included and fees may vary for special events)
Family of Four (2 adults, 2 children)
Children 24 months and under admitted free and must be supervised all times.
Get access to all of our exhibitions. Explore the history of potteries in Markham in From the Ground Up. Explore transportation through Markham's past in Markham Moves. 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. Tours are available from 12:30 PM to 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.
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.
Our 25-acre open-air museum provides the perfect setting for an interactive and stimulating visit for people of all ages. We offer daily guided tours of our site year-round for families and small groups (excluding special event days). Maximum drop-in tour size is 20 people. Larger groups will be divided and toured in succession. Tours will be available until 4 pm.
Please refer to our hours of operation above to find out when the Museum is open.
Looking for a customized tour for your group/school?
Markham Museum is dedicated to creating a guided experience suited to your needs. To guarantee a customized tour for larger groups (18 or more people), or one of our themed education programs, booking is required. Please contact the Education and Volunteer Administrator at 905.305.5970 extension 3174 or firstname.lastname@example.org about group rates.