Plan Your Visit

Guelph Museums is open and we can’t wait to safely welcome you back through our doors!

Visitor Guidelines

  • Following provincial and local public heath announcements, masks are no longer required to visit Guelph Museums.
  • When visiting Guelph Museums sites, we encourage you to continue to take measures to protect your health and safety, and the health of those around you, by practicing social distancing and wearing masks indoors.
  • Please refrain from visiting the museum if you are feeling unwell.
  • Families Gallery visits must be pre-registered. Enjoy exclusive use of the gallery, or you may choose to book with another family or group of up to ten people. Visits will be limited to 60 minutes. Due to high demand, if you are unable to fill your timeslot, please contact the museum or cancel your booking online.
  • As always, visitors 12 years old and younger must be accompanied by an adult or a babysitter who is at least 13 years old.

Both Guelph Civic Museum and McCrae House offer

  • Wheelchair accessibility
  • Gender neutral restrooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking


General Admission Rate

  • $6.00 Adult, Senior (65+), Student (15 years old to College/University), Child (4 to 14 years old)
  • $18.00 Family — 2 adults & 4 children maximum
  • Children under 4 are free.

Or consider purchasing an affordable membership to Guelph Museums.


Guelph Civic Museum

Open Tuesday to Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

On the Fourth Friday of each month, the Civic Museum is open with extended hours from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

McCrae House

Open Wednesdays, 1 to 5 p.m., or by appointment, 519-836-1221.

Locomotive 6167

Available for viewing 24/7 at its new, permanent home in John Galt Park.

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