Bonnechere Museum | Eganville Ontario

Museum Hours

Summer Season: usually - Open Victoria Day weekend to Labour Day, but because of COVID-19 only on

Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri
(10:00am to 2:00pm)
 

Off Season: Closed Labour Day to Victoria Day:
Open only for special events and group tours of 10 or more by appointment.

Call 613 628 3240.

There is an access ramp and a washroom.

Admissions 2020:

A tour of the museum:
Admission per person: adults $5.00; children 4 to 11 $2:50; 3 and under free.

Discount for families or groups of 10 or more touring the museum:
adults $4.00;  children 4 to 11, $2.00;  3 and under free.

A guided tour of the geotrail:
Admission per person: adults $5.00; children 4 to 11$2.50; 3 and under free.. Explore the trail on your own: no charge. A map is available from the museum in open hours or here: http://www.bonnechere.ca/fossils-geological-history/geoheritage-trail-map/

Discount for scheduled fossil hunts and groups of 10 or more touring the geotrail:
adults $4.00; children 4 to 11 $2.00; 3 and under free.

For Special Weekend Program Events such as Talks, Presentations/Performances:
Admission is by donation. CANCELLED this summer

CANCELLED  this summer: Guided Fossil Hunts 2020
Three guided fossil hunts
starting  at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, July 1 - Canada Day;  Saturday, July 20; and Saturday, August 17.

Admission: adults $4.00; children 4 to 11 $2.00; 3 and under free.

Caution when walking the geoheritage trail: Wear closed walking shoes and leg protection; consider protection from rain showers or intense sun, and wild plants to which you might be allergic.

Events

2020 Geoheritage Trail:  Museum staff offer Guided Tours for a fee: Tuesday through Friday, 10 am to 2 pm by appointment.  Individuals may take a self-directed tour of the trail any time - no charge .  A printed guide with map is available at the museum or walkers can download the guide pages from here:

http://www.bonnechere.ca/fossils-geological-history/geoheritage-trail-map/

  Follow this link to see additional community events.


MUSEUM ACTIVITIES organized by 2020 calendar date, location, and time.

DATES in 2020
EVENT
LOCATION OR
TIME FRAME

Sun January 26

2020 Robbie Burns Day Concert and Dance

2 to 4 PM

Eganville Legion Hall

MARCH 13

COVID-19

DIRECTIVE

MUSEUM CLOSED

ALL EVENTS POSTPONED

UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE!

APRIL 15

A "COVID-19" VIRTUAL MEETING

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 

COMPLETED

TUES, JUNE 16

MUSEUM REOPENS

DAYS: TUES, WED, THURS, FRI

10 AM TO 2 PM

FRIDAY SEPT 4

MUSEUM CLOSES:

END OF SUMMER SEASON

2 PM