Clarington Museums and Archives

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Hours:
  • Sarah Jane Williams Heritage Centre (Please check as it is subject to change dependent on the exhibition) Tues. to Sun. 11am-4pm; Bowmanville Museum Wednesday and Sunday 11-4 (September to November) Clarke Museum Open by appointment
Fees:
  • Sarah Jane Heritage Centre (Please check as this changes depending on the exhibition) $4 per person over 3, families $15 Bowmanville Museum $3 adults, $2 seniors and children Clarke Museum $2 per person, $5 for families
  • Gift Shop
  • Guided Tours
  • Change Tables/Family Room
  • Heritage Garden
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wedding Services
  • Facilities Rental

This community museum is a series of three cultural sites.

Sarah Jane Heritage Centre hosts a series of in-house and travelling exhitions. On site is a large archival collection and an antique doll and toy collection.

Bowmanville Museum is the historic home of the Jury family restored to the 1901 to 1930 period. The lifestyle of a wealthy merchant family in Bowmanville is interpreted through the museum's displays and artifacts.

Clarke Museum is the orginal Kirby school house. 

 Special events include a "Canada Day Birthday Party," "Victorian Tea on the Verandah," an "Edwardian Christmas Open House" and "Pumkin Bee".

Website: www.claringtonmuseums.com

Type: Community Museum | Historic Building