The Muskoka Steamships and the Muskoka Discovery Centre benefit Muskoka residents and cottagers as well as offering a first class experience to individuals and groups from all over North America and, indeed, from around the world.  Through continued funding and support, from individuals, corporations and government we sustain delivery of excellent educational programs and interactive displays that offer visitors insight into Muskoka’s social, economic, steamship, boat building and cultural history.  Donations allow us to continue existing offerings and develop new programs at the Muskoka Discovery Centre as well as assist us in the maintenance and operations of the Muskoka Steamships RMS Segwun, Wenonah II and Wanda III.

Donations may be:

  • A Gift of Cash
  • A Gift of Securities
  • A Gift-in-Kind
  • Planned Gifts and Bequests

Donations by cheque should be made out to:

Muskoka Steamship & Historical Society
185 Cherokee Lane, Gravenhurst Ontario, P1P 1Z9
Phone:  (705) 687-6667 / 1-866-687-6667

Charity BN/Registration 13261 7770 RT 0001


Founders & Benefactors

This multi level gift opportunity, “A Time for Muskoka Steamships & Discovery Centre” invites people with a strong attachment to “life on the water” of Muskoka to participate as a Founder or Benefactor of the Muskoka Discovery Centre. Gifts received from Founders and Benefactors will be used to help secure our operating future and will be used where they are most needed.

Founding members are recognized on the Ditchburn Wall, in perpetuity through one of the following recognition opportunities:

  • Platinum….. $100K
  • Gold….. $50K
  • Silver….. $25K
  • Bronze….. $10K

Benefactor Opportunities

In addition to Founder gifts Benefactors may choose to designate their gift as a “naming gift” to name one of several exhibits at The Muskoka Discovery Centre. An example would be naming the classroom where we will provide educational programs for children, youths and adults. Benefactors are recognized on the Ditchburn Wall.

A charitable tax receipt will be provided for all gifts.