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Easter at Clarington Museums

Easter at Clarington Museums

We are open over the Easter Weekend. Our times are: Good Friday 10-4 Saturday 10-4 Easter Sunday 1-4 Easter Monday 10-4 We have dressing up in the photo studio, experience a camera obscura, photo matching and a scavenger hunt. Lots of family fun to be had. We look forward to seeing you here. 

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Shutterbugs Summer Camp

Shutterbugs Summer Camp

This is our first of two summer camps: SHUTTERBUGS! From July 21st – July 25th join us for a single day or for the whole week. Come make your own photo props, create a stylish silhouette, build a photo puppet theatre and make memories to last! Designed for ages 6 – 12, join us daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., cost ...

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Junior Detectives Summer Camp

Junior Detectives Summer Camp

This is our second summer camp this year: JUNIOR DETECTIVES! From August 11th – August 15th join us for a single day or for the whole week. Solve "The Great Mystery", hunt for clues, take fingerprints, make invisible ink, investigate the detective obstacle course and much more! Designed for ages 6 – 12, join us daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., cost is $35 per day or ...

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Making Your Mark at the Museum

Making Your Mark at the Museum

Clarington Museums and Archives are thrilled to be working with youth from the Firehouse Youth Centre and older adults at the Clarington Older Adults Centre. The 2 groups will be creating art in the Museum using the current photography exhibition as some of their inspiration. The theme over the 8 week sessions is our identity and how we portray that ...

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Rediscovering Identity: the power of photography

Rediscovering Identity: the power of photography

The exhibition is up until September so plenty of time for you to come to the Museum and see who you can discover. The exhibition includes a walk in camera obscura (where photographs of the street appear before your eyes), dressing up in the old time photo studio and designing a museum selfie. 

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Explore and Play

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Exhibits

Check out our exciting exhibits at Clarington Museums and Archives, they include permanent exhibits such as Pioneer Heritage, Edwardian Lifestyles in additon to traveling exhibitions from museums across Canada.

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History & Heritage

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Archives

Our Archives contains items that document the history of the Municipality of Clarington. From family trees to old photos and land deeds. Book an appointment today to learn more about our history.

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Take Part

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Volunteer

Join our team of volunteers at the Clarington Museums and Archives. Exciting opportunites include: exhibit planning, children programmes, conservation, horticulture.

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For Families

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Events

Take advantage of our year round programming at the Clarington Museums and Archives, enjoy our historic special events or book an educational program for your school or community group.

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