The Discovery Centre is closed April 20 and 21, 2017
April 19, 2017
Due to a convention being held at the Muskoka Discovery Centre, public touring and KidZone activities are unavailable April 20 and 21 2017. The Discovery Centre opens again for public touring…...
Muskoka Bay is free of ice! Visit this weekend.
April 18, 2017
Muskoka has many harbingers of spring: the return of migratory birds like American Goldfinches or Canada Goose; mud encrusted snow banks; or pond size potholes. Perhaps the most anticipated harbinger…...
Easter Long Weekend Hours at the Discovery Centre
April 13, 2017
Yes, our marvelous Discovery Centre is open during the Easter long weekend - Friday through Sunday! Our hours of operation on Friday and Saturday are from 9 AM to 4…...
A chance to win bragging rights
April 11, 2017
Our unofficial contest was inspired by our Archivist, Mary Storey. According to Mary, one fact listed on the plaque is inaccurate. I will post the correct answer tomorrow. Until then,…...
Our education programs at the Muskoka Discovery Centre
April 4, 2017
Education GuideOur organizational mission is... to present dynamic, entertaining and educational experiences through our iconic steamships and the Muskoka Discovery Centre. Olivia Simpson, our Education Programming Coordinator, works with local…...
Muskoka Discovery Centre exhibits at Legislative Building of Ontario
March 24, 2017
Muskoka Discovery Centre is participating in the Community Exhibits program at the Legislative Building of Ontario in Toronto for the March to July 2017 session. When asked to submit a concept…...
Wenonah II – Perfect for Special Occasions
March 20, 2017
The nonagenarian in the photo will be celebrating her 95th birthday on Wenonah II in August of this year. She is expecting about 20 guests for lunch in a dining…...
Canadian Signature Experience aboard RMS Segwun
March 17, 2017
Destination Canada, our national tourism marketing agency, has designated 197 tourist activities Canadian Signature Experiences. The designation assists visitors seeking the best travel experiences that are uniquely Canadian. There are…...
Muskoka’s Irish Connection: A St. Patrick’s Day Recollection
March 17, 2017
On a day when everyone is Irish, regardless of their DNA, we proudly state that the mother of Muskoka tourism was Irish. Letitia Symington- aka Mother McCabe - emigrated from…...