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Pickering Museum Village

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2365 Concession Rd 6, Greenwood

Overview
Nestled on the banks of Duffins Creek, Pickering Museum Village is the largest living history pioneer village in Durham Region, co...
Nestled on the banks of Duffins Creek, Pickering Museum Village is the largest living history pioneer village in Durham Region, consisting of 19 heritage buildings from 1810-1920, gardens, and orchards.

There are over 19 heritage buildings from 1810-1920, charming gardens, and orchards in the village — it is like stepping into a time machine but with a quirky twist!

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THINGS TO DO
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- Enjoy a guided interpretative tour

- Take a self-guided walking tour

- See heritage demonstrations such as rope-making

- Come for a special event, a dramatic play or an exhibition

- Host a birthday party or a private function

- Take the kids to Time Traveller camps or Kids in the Village

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PROGRAMS TOURS & EVENTS
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- Bootlegger’s Escape: Uncover the secrets of an illegal speakeasy at the Brougham Hotel. Grab your detective team and find the hidden moonshine before time runs out. It’s like time travel to the prohibition era, perfect for families, couples, and friends. Difficulty levels available for all, from very hard to medium/easy.

- Churn it up! Learn about food production and churn your own butter while exploring the past. Get your hands dirty, flavor your butter with garden herbs, and milk a replica cow. No drop-off program, so don’t leave your kids behind!

- Escape the Forest: Become detectives and solve the mystery of the missing head scientist. Explore the abandoned campsite, gather clues, and unravel the truth. A thrilling escape room experience for groups of up to 6. Levels of difficulty to choose from, so pick your challenge.

- Father’s Day Blacksmith Program: Forge a bond with your father-figure and learn the blacksmith trade. Craft a handmade bottle opener and impress your dad. This heritage program led by a professional blacksmith is the perfect Father’s Day gift.

- Garden Gnomes & Fairy Homes: Embark on a magical adventure in the gardens. Hunt for elf doors, dig for fairy treasure, and explore gnome homes. Get your hands dirty in the community garden and milk a replica cow. Fun for the whole family!

- Ice Cream Social: Travel back to the 1950s and make your own ice cream. Jazz up your creation at the sundae bar and explore the museum’s exhibits. A cool treat for all ages, but remember, this is not a drop-off program.

- Izzy’s Mystery Adventure: Join junior detective Izzy on an exciting in-person adventure. Solve the mystery, find suspects, and overcome challenges. Teamwork and quick thinking are key. One ticket for the whole family, no need to register individually.

- Junior Blacksmith: Discover your inner blacksmith and create a metal dinner triangle. Learn about the community’s history while having hands-on fun. Explore interactive exhibits in the Greenwood Blacksmith Shop. A creative and educational experience for kids.

- Junior Carriage Painter: Unleash your artistic side and become an apprentice carriage painter. Mix paint colors, make a stencil, and take home your masterpiece. Explore interactive exhibits in the Greenwood Blacksmith Shop. Artistic fun for the whole family.

- Another incredible tour offered by the museum staff is the Waterfront Ghost Walk where ghost ships, true crime stories, and supernatural encounters await. Led by expert guides, this eerie tour will leave you with goosebumps and maybe a fear of the dark.

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BIRTHDAY PARTIES
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The Pickering Museum Village provides the perfect space to celebrate your special occasion. The picturesque heritage gardens and restored buildings provide a magical backdrop for children's birthday parties.

- Book your child's next birthday party at Pickering Museum Village and we guarantee they'll have a blast in the past!

Museum Parties
1 hour in the party room
1.5 hours of activity and games
Themed Loot Bags are available for purchase at an additional cost.

Themes:
- Play in the Past 5 - 12 yrs (3 adults and up to 16 children)
- Trekking and Trails 8 - 12 yrs (3 adults and up to 16 children)
- Barn and Butter 4 - 12 yrs (3 adults and up to 12 children)
- Garden Gnomes and Fairy Homes 4 - 8 yrs (3 adults and up to 12 children)
- Junior Carriage Painter 8 - 12 yrs (3 adults and up to 12 children)

Call the museum at 905.683.8401 for more information and to check availability.
Pricing & Offers

Pickering Museum Village Admission

price incl.tax

Adults (per person)

CAD 10.5

Student/Senior (per person)

CAD 9.5

Children (3-12 years old) (per person)

CAD 7.5

Family (per person)

CAD 32

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Pricing & Offers

Pickering Museum Village Admission

price incl.tax

Adults (per person)

CAD 10.5

Student/Senior (per person)

CAD 9.5

Children (3-12 years old) (per person)

CAD 7.5

Family (per person)

CAD 32

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