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Grey Roots Museum & Archives

102599 Grey Road 18, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5N6, Canada
+1 519-376-3690
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WHAT A GREAT MUSEUM

This a museum worth visiting. It is a wonderful example of how a community can explain and... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
GeraldineLady
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St. Catharines, Canada
Great museum

We attended the Egyptian exhibit and visited this museum for the 1st time. Was really impressed... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2017
lynn1430
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Kincardine, Canada
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102599 Grey Road 18, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5N6, Canada
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

This a museum worth visiting. It is a wonderful example of how a community can explain and showcase its area. They have done a superb job with this. They also offer wonderful programs regarding the area. More musems should adopt this model

Thank GeraldineLady
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We attended the Egyptian exhibit and visited this museum for the 1st time. Was really impressed with the displays and information provided. Exhibits flow well, hold attention, and have great interactive components. We were not able to tour the town attached to the museum as...More

Thank lynn1430
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I went to this museum while visiting some relatives in the area. This is a very nice museum in a new bright modern building. It has a theater, large water feature, several exhibition halls and an outdoor pioneer village, as well as a gift shop....More

Thank 2torontotraveller
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Just recently my family and I attended the Pratie Oaten Irish Festival. There is always an event happening with music and fantastic entertainment. A perfect spot for all ages. Worth a trip to see what they have going on.

Thank WandaWestover
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Was with a group who had rented the theatre for a business meeting. Wow, the theatre was a high quality venue, so intimate but professional. What really struck me and why I have to go back was the beautiful design of the place. There were...More

Thank Paul N
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We only visited the museum since the outdoor exhibits were closed for the season. At the time of our visit they had an Egyptian King Tut exhibit. The exhibit was very extensive and beautifully presented. Other exhibits (printing, prohibition, underground railway, and more) in the...More

Thank thegrandstan
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Worth a stop. Nice educational visit on a rainy day. The present displays of King Tut were impressive and put together nicely.

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Been to this museum a number of times over the year. its a great way to get out of the heat or rain for a day and learn about the area and some of the wonderful history for the area and special exhibits they bring...More

Thank Tyler Z
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This is a very family friendly venue with both indoor and outdoor exhibits. It appears entire buildings were saved from local demolition and moved to the site. Inside, the facilities are neat and clean. The front staff are friendly. It's along the Grey Road 18...More

Thank Paul N
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Most museum of this kind (focusing on local history) tend to be a bit run down with some generic exhibits on local history. While this topic is prevalent here, this museum is so much more. First of all, while we were there, the museum was...More

Thank FirstCircle
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