Frequently Asked Questions
Can I donate an object to the museum?
We would love for you to contact us to arrange a meeting regarding your potential donation. After we arrange a meeting, the object will be brought to the museum, where we will fill out a Temporary Custody Receipt and complete a Source-Donor Questionnaire. Using this information, the Artifact Oversight Committee will decide whether to recommend the object to be accepted by the Gananoque Town Council.
How long does it take to view the museum?
The average visitor spends about 45 minutes in the museum.
What is the cost of admission?
Admission to our museum is by donation. This means there is no set fee, and you pay whatever you are able to.
Do I have to pay sales tax on gift shop items?
When is the museum open?
Open 6 days a week (Tuesday - Sunday)
Is our museum a part of the Thousand Islands Boat Museum?
While we are next door neighbours, our museum is completely separate from the Boat Museum.
Does our museum rent rooms?
Yes! We rent our 2nd floor rotunda room for events and meetings.
Does the museum issue official tax receipts for charitable donations?
Yes, the museum is a registered Charity with the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) and issues tax receipts for charitable donations.