April 30, 2016 Hours:
11 to 4


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P.O. Box 337, 17 George St.
Parry Sound, Ontario, P2A 2X4 
Email: info@museumontowerhill.com
Phone: 705-746-5365
Adults $5
Senior/Child $3
Pass Holders FREE

 

 


Amy's Re-Org Blog

My name is Amy Sultana; I am the Museum on Tower Hill's Collections Technician for the next year. My role at the Museum is to research the various problem artifacts that were found in the collection room during the Re-Organization initiative, determining their cultural significance and future placement. These artifacts have been deemed a problem for such reasons as; absent accession numbers, deterioration or potentially hazardous materials. As I sort through the unique variety of artifacts I will be posting my progress to our website. This will allow visitors to view some of the artifacts that were found while also providing insight into the processes and procedures used by myself.

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Collection Assistant Wanted!

The Collections Assistant will help in researching 'problem artifacts' found during the Re-Organization initiative. The successful candidate will help identify objects and research significance to the District. They will be responsible for documenting findings, assist in presenting material to the Collections Committee and recording results for accessioned objects into the Collections database.

Click here for more details about summer job opportunities.


The E. Roy Smith Room, named after Parry Sound's former mayor and one of the founding members of the Museum, is home to the Museum's permanent collection and tells the story of Parry Sound.

Through all the items in this gallery, you can learn about shipwrecks, the logging trade, the early days of northern life, and much more.

 


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