Welcome to the Dryden District Museum.
15 Van Horne Avenue
Dryden, Ontario

museumThe Dryden District Museum provides a wide range of services including Guided Tours, Curatorial Consultations, Outreach Services, Heritage Theme Lectures,Christmas, Workshop for Children, Quarterly Newsletters, Adult Heritage Craft, Workshops, School Programs, Rotating Exhibits, Photo Collections, Behind the Scenes Tours, Preservation Packing for Wedding Gowns, Rental, Services - hairs; tea service, etc., Wedding Photos - Parlour Scene, Encapsulation, Wedding and Graduation Gown Rentals, Archival Materials for Research, Off-site Displays, Small Printing Services including, brochures,invitations, posters, tickets Preservation of Collections i.e. postcards & photograph, baseball cards, and more.

Our facility is Wheelchair Accessible, Elevator Equippedwith Free Admission, Ample free parking, I.D. Services - antiques, Meeting Facilities in a Climate controlled building, with Custom-designed storage for artifacts, Active volunteer group, Clean public washrooms, Central location close to down town, Picnic tables for public use, Gift store, Computerized record of artifacts (Heritage Sentinel)


Leah G. Gardner, Curator
M. L. Ward, Assist. Curator

Board Members:
Mildred Thompson, Chair
Dianne Beasant, vice Chair
Pamela Brown, Treasurer
Bill Brown, Council Rep.
Rachelle Weare, Director
Derrick Hiscock, Director
Geri Oliphant, Director
Keri Odell, Director
Carol Jarem, Director


Hours of operation:
April - September: Tuesday to Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
October to March: Monday to Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.Closed from noon to -1p.m. each dayDryden District Museum
15 van Horne Ave.
Dryden, Ontario
Telephone: (807) 223-4671
Fax: (807) 223-7354
e-mail ddmuseum@dryden.lakeheadu.ca
Annual number of visitors - 5000
Membership - 0ver 230 and growing


1998 Calender of Events

Egypt
"The Gift of the Nile"
April 27

Handwerks
"Quilting, Needlework, Tatting...."
June 1 - July 31

Canada At Play
"100 Years of games, toys and sports"
Aug. 17 - Nov. 9

Antique Appraisal
"Thunder Bay antique appraiser views public artifacts"Aug. 28,29,30

Richard Lavioe
Dryden Artists exhibit
Sept. 2 - 26


See the Dryden Home Page at http://www.dryden.nor-ont.ca
Copyright © 1998 Dryden District Museum