Wellington County Museum and Archives

Public Comments Closed on Government and Statutory Holidays
Contact Information
Alternate Name CV19
Office Phone General inquiries / room rental bookings 519-846-0916 ext 5221
Toll Free Phone 1-800-663-0750 ext 5221
Fax 519-846-9630
Website www.wellington.ca/museum
Primary Contact Jana Burns, Administrator; Phone: 519-846-0916 ext 5222
Alternate Contact Kyle Smith, Activity Programmer; Phone: 519-846-0916 ext 5224
Alternate Executive Karen Wagner, Archivist; Phone: 519-846-0916 ext 5235
Description (Site) Located between Fergus and Elora
Located In Community Fergus
Address & Map
0536 Wellington Rd 18
Fergus, ON N1M 2W3
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Physical Access Fully Accessible - Museum and Archives buildings, gardens, barn ; Partially Accessible - cemetery - uneven, sloping ground
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Serves as a cultural centre providing resources, programs, exhibits and services for the historical, educational and artistic interests of communities in Wellington County.
Description (Service) COVID-19 Update: In an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, the Wellington County Museum and Archives is closed until further notice. Visit www.wellington.ca/museum to use the collections tool and explore the online catalogues and databases.

National Historic Site * rental facilities for community use * exhibits, special events, festivals * displays social and agricultural history of Wellington County * virtual exhibits * online collections research

Archives wing includes a public reading room, microfilm reader / printers, public computers, and free access to Ancestry.ca
Hours Mon-Fri 9:30 am-4:30 pm, Sat-Sun 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Wellington County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call to arrange school programs and meeting facilities 
Group tours may be booked online
Languages English
Fees Admission ; general admission by donation ; fees for special events, programs and guided tours may apply ; free parking
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Funding Regional / Municipal - County of Wellington ; Provincial - Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport ; Donations ; Fees - membership
Service Categories Meeting Space ; Museums