Type: Education Centre
This interactive heritage park depicts agriculture and rural life over the last 150 years on 80 acres of land. It is also home to the Canada Packers National Quilt Exhibit and Ontario Agricultural Hall of Fame.
Collection contains 20,000 artifacts including antique tractors, steam engines, farm equipment, heritage buildings and other items relating to rural life.
Home to 30 exhibits including buildings, displays and interactive learning.
Tours are offered to middle-school aged children and are experiential in nature with historical interpretation and activity by costumed staff to recreate the time period.
Address & Contact Information:
P.O. Box 38
8560 Tremaine Road
Hours of Operation:
Open weekends in July and August for drop-in visitors. Contact the organization for visiting at other times, contact for appointment.
Key Words: agriculture, rural