Bonnechere Museum | Eganville Ontario

Museum Hours 2021

Reopen July 16th 2021

We ask that visitors to the Museum follow proper COVID guidelines, which include wearing a face mask when entering the facility and maintaining a physical distance of at least 6ft between visitors. 

Summer Season: Open Victoria Day weekend to Labour Day: Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat  (10:00 am to 4:00 pm); Sunday (1:00 pm to 4:00 pm)
 

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 2021:

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 2021
Three guided fossil hunts
starting  at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, July 1 - Canada Day;  Saturday, July 24; and Saturday, August 21.

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

2021  For an admission fee, Museum staff offer a guided tour of Museum Exhibits or a guided tour of the Geoheritage Trail. Individuals may take a self-directed tour of the trail any time - no charge .  A printed brochure with a map is available at the museum or walkers can download the brochure from here:

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

BONNECHERE MUSEUM ANNUAL 50/50 DRAW

Only 100 tickets will be sold @ $100.00 each

Two Early Bird draws for $100.00 each: July 1 and July 15

Ten draws at the Museum for $500.00 each, aiming to start in June or as soon as 100 tickets are sold

Winning tickets are returned for future draws

Purchaser(s) must be 18 years of age or older

  Follow this link to see additional community events.


MUSEUM ACTIVITIES organized by 2021 calendar date, location, and time.

 DATES in 2021

 EVENT

 LOCATION OR

 TIME FRAME

 May 5, 2021

 Virtual Annual General Meeting

 By Email

 Contact  Information:

 (613)-628-1000 or

 (613)-628-3240

 Museum reopens July 16th, 2021

Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat

Sunday

Monday of long weekends

 

10:00 am to 4:00 pm

 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

 Monday, Sept  6

 Museum closes

 End of summer season

 4:00 pm