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Canadian Choral Panorama – June 3 and 4, 2017

May 23, 2017

Have you seen the posters around town for the Canadian Choral Panorama? You might have noticed that one of the venues is the Grace and Speed Museum, Muskoka Wharf.  Let's clear that up. We want to assure you that the performances will NOT be in the boat house!  The venue will be Muskoka Discovery Centre, with proper concert seating and sound system. No sloshing water as backdrop to the singing. The event is a fundraiser for the Child Advocacy Centre for Simcoe Muskoka.  What better way to spend Saturday night, then helping children and enjoying some fine choral work. Muskoka Discovery Centre is located on Muskoka Wharf, next door to the Residence Inn by Marriott. The address is 275 Steamship…...

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Even non-members can enjoy our Members Day BBQ – Learn how

Our annual Members Day is a perk of membership in the Muskoka Steamship & Historical Society. The day includes a complimentary cruise on Wenonah II and a by-donation sausage and…...

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2 special cruises for little ice queens and snow princesses

Do your little ice queens and snow princesses live in their frilly dresses and tiaras? Then we have two cruises that will put a smile on their faces. Our Snow…...

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Railroading Muskoka published by Muskoka Steamship & Historical Society

786.The first week in June 2017, Muskoka Steamship & Historical Society will release Railroading Muskoka by Rod C. Brazier. The 152-page factual narrative was inspired by a series of articles…...

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Craft Beer Cruise – August 12, 2017 from 2 to 4 PM

We took the details of our Craft Beer Cruise out of the cooler, at last! Lake of Bays Brewing Company will be sampling five of their finest: Switchback Pilsner  –…...

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Media Release: RMS Segwun turns 130 May 14, 2017

North America’s oldest operating steam mail ship was launched with the name Nipissing (II) [Gravenhurst, ON] In 1887, in a Glasgow shipyard, a steamship destined for Gravenhurst, ON was constructed…...

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F L Buchanan Limited – The Buchanan Engine

In the 1920s Muskoka had an international reputation of building wooden pleasure boats. The kind that are on display in the Murray Walker Grace and Speed Boathouse on the bay side of…...

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Special Hours of Operation, Saturday, May 6, 2017

Due to a private function, Muskoka Discovery Centre will open at 8 AM and close at 1 PM. These special operating hours are for this Saturday only. Muskoka Discovery Centre…...

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Cruises cannot be booked online yet

Please note that our new reservation system is still not online. We are taking cruise bookings by phone only - 1.866.687.6667. We apologize for the inconvenience....

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The Discovery Centre is closed April 20 and 21, 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…...

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