The Community Waterfront Heritage Centre is open daily in 2019 from 10 to 4 from May 18th to October 12th. Please come visit to see the 2019 feature Exhibit “Pack Your Bags”.

During the winter months, the Centre is open by appointment.

During the season, the Heritage Centre is open 7 days a week from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is by donation.

Thank you supporting the Waterfront Heritage Centre.

Each time you visit, please sign the guest book.

Have you climbed aboard the caboose to see what one looks like inside?

Photo of the caboose and museum in Summer 2014

Have you had a chance to visit Coach 4884? 

The building
Welcome to the former CN Rail Station. The entrance to the museum is through the Owen Sound Tourism Office. The building is air-conditioned in summer.

The museum is wheelchair accessible but the caboose and CN Coach 4884 are not.

Location and Directions
1155 1st Avenue West, Owen Sound

We are located on the waterfront on the west side of the harbour, two blocks north of 10th Street West.
If you are coming from the East on 10th Street turn right on to 1st Avenue West immediately after crossing the bridge.
If you are coming from the West on 10th Street West turn left at 1st Avenue West.

There is free parking beside the harbour walkway in the parking lots.