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Thank you to all our visitors who came to the Community Waterfront Heritage Centre during the Summer Season of 2019. The staff and volunteers have enjoyed sharing the marine, rail and industrial history of Owen Sound with you. We hope you will visit in Summer 2020. We are now only open by appointment or during special events.

The Community Waterfront Heritage Centre staff and volunteers welcome you to our Centre. The Heritage Centre is located at 1155 1st Avenue West, Owen Sound. Our phone number is 519-371-3333. Open 10 to 4, 7 days a week, from May 18, 2019, until October 12, 2019. Closed beginning Thanksgiving Sunday — October 13, 2019.

The Community Waterfront Heritage Centre celebrates  and  preserves Owen Sound’s heritage on the waterfront. It focuses on the marine, rail and industrial history of the City and surrounding communities. 

Check the “Visit” page to find out about our location and how to access it during the 10th Street Bridge construction. The page also includes the Centre’s hours and information about the Centre. We hope to see you often. 

Read the Centre’s Privacy policy by clicking the link. It is in Adobe Acrobat Reader format (pdf). Privacy Policy 2018-08-17

painting of the Community Waterfront Heritage Centre is by Sue Allison