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The Museum is open every Saturday from 11 am - 5 pm, and the occasional Sunday such from 1-4pm..Also other days for special events. .
Fall lecture series coming up.. Confirmed is Wendy Smith who will be presenting her latest talk.
Lorraine Boissoneault will be coming to the Tollkeeper’s cottage on
Monday August 8th at 7 pm
to tell us about her new book,
The Last Voyageurs:
Retracing La Salle's Journey Across America:
16 Teenagers on an Adventure of a Lifetime
Admission $10 at the door. Refreshments will be served.
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The oldest structure
of its kind in Canada - now
a museum about tolls, roads,
and nineteenth century life
owned, restored and operated
Community History Project
(now a charitable organization).
Located at the corner of
Bathurst St. and Davenport Rd.
in The Tollkeeper's Park.
Community groups can use the space for meetings also
Look for the Blue Canoe near our commemorative birch trees. Thanks to the wonderful people at City of Toronto Parks Department, the David Suzuki Foundation, and the Mississaugas of the New Credit for making this possible.
Educational class tours (in English
or Educational adult tours can be arranged. (teachers and administrators may wish to print out the brochures referenced)
There are gift-type items for sale at the museum such as: maple syrup, books on local history, hand-made pure soap, apple syrup and apple butter, and other recipe collections.
We have Tollkeeper's Cottage Tee shirts for sale
We have just started selling hand-made dolls' clothes suitable for American Girl and other 18 inch dolls.
Watch yarn being spun by a spinner in period dress! Volunteers wanted
See a new video tour of the Cottage