COLLECTIONS AND RESEARCH ยป

Stories

Boats

Adventures…and Fun Unlimited on the Grace Anne II
Vol. 14 No. 4
by John Royle

In 1946, writer John Royle embarked on a memorable week aboard the Grace Anne II. In this account, he relates what he describes as a novel, unique, intriguing experience.

Read more...

 

Building Stone Boats
Vol. 91 No. 3
by Lori Nelson

In 1897, an enterprising young man left his hometown in Barrie, Ontario and journeyed west. When he reached Rat Portage, he stepped off the train, set down his bags, looked around, and decided that it was here that he would set up his business.

Read more...

 

Do Not Miss

Our Town Talks
Presentations by Braden Murray
March 23 @ 2pm
Want to know more? Click Here

A Community Conversation
About the Bridge Art Pieces
Weren't Able to Attend? Give us your feedback by completing this short survey

COMMON GROUND 2019
April 6, 2019
Tickets available at the Museum
Cash or Cheque only
Here's the Speaker Line-up

CALL TO ARTISTS!
A Juried Exhibition at the new
Art Centre
Find out how to submit your work here

In Our Temporary Exhibit Gallery

ON NOW!
OUR TOWN
An Exhibit of Large Scale
Rat Portage/Kenora
Town Images
January 17 - March 30, 2019
More Info ...

sidebar_didyouknow_title

The Museum's newsletter goes out four times a year, and is full of updates on upcoming exhibits and events, museum news, giftshop updates, membership and donor info, as well as a feature article on the history of the Lake of the Woods.