Elman W. Campbell Museum

Contacts

Municipal Office

395 Mulock Drive P.O. Box 328 Station Main, Newmarket, Ontario
L3Y 4X7
905-895-5193

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Please note: The Elman W. Campbell Museum will be closed from December 24, 2016 to February 4, 2017 for repairs and upgrades. The museum will reopen on February 7, 2017. ​


The Museum will be closed for maintenance April 24 to 28, 2017.


Upc​oming Programs/Events 


The ELMAN W. CAMPBELL MUSEUM, owned by the Corporation of the Town of Newmarket and operated by the Elman W. Campbell Museum Board of Management, is a non-profit, educational institution created for the purpose of collecting, preserving, researching, studying, exhibiting and interpreting artifacts related to the social, political and economic history of the Town of Newmarket and its environs from the time of the first settlers to thirty years before present, for the benefit of residents of the Town of Newmarket and visitors from outside the Town. 

​Location: 134 Main Street South, Newmarket, ON

For more information call 905-953-5314 or email: elmanmuseum@rogers.com  


Toyland at the Museum 

On February 20, have Family Day fun at the Elman W. Campbell Museum. See our model train, Nursery Rhyme and Fairy Tale displays. Bring in a toy animal from home and have fun in our pretend toy animal grooming salon. Have your picture taken at our pioneer board and go on a Museum scavenger hunt! Suitable for ages four to 10 years. $3 per participant with a donation of a non-perishable food item for the Newmarket Food Pantry. 

Date: Monday, February 20, 2017 
Time: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. (drop-in)
Location: Elman W. Campbell Museum (134 Main Street South) 


March Break'n It 

Suitable for ages five to 10 years. To pre-register please call 905-953-5314 or email elmanmuseum@rogers.com 

Paint on Object Day 
Date: Tuesday, March 14, 2017     
Time: Noon to 3 p.m. (drop-in)

Snowflake Party 
Date: Wednesday, March 15, 2017 
Cost: $5.50 per person (pre-registration required) ​

Free Games and Activities 
Date: Thursday, March 16 & Friday, March 17, 2017 
Time: Noon to 3 p.m. (drop-in) 

Ukrainian Easter Eggs Workshop (suitable for ages 5+ years) 
Date: Saturday, March 18, 2017 
Time: 1:30 p.m. (pre-registration required)
Cost: $10 per person 


Eggceptional Easter Fun 

Hop on in to the Elman W. Campbell Museum for an egg-citing afternoon! Meet the Easter Bunny, enjoy Easter displays, activities, egg decorating and light refreshments. Don't forget to bring your camera! Suitable for ages four to 10 years. 

Date: Saturday, April 15, 2017 
Time: 1:30 to 3 p.m. 
Location: Elman W. Campbell Museum (134 Main Street South) 
Cost: $5 per participant (pre-registration required)


Victorian Mother's Day Tea 

Bring your mother and enjoy an old-fashioned afternoon in a historical setting. Presented by the Friends of the Museum. Cost includes a variety of teas, old-fashioned sandwiches and sweets served on vintage china. Please note: tickets must be purchased in advanced. Suitable for ages 12+ years. 

Date: Saturday, May 13, 2017 
Time: 1 to 2 p.m. & 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. 
Location: Elman W. Campbell Museum (134 Main Street South) 
Cost: $15 per participant (pre-registration required)


Garage Sale Fundraiser 

Elman W. Campbell Museum multi-family garage sale fundraiser. Event is happening rain or shine. Something for everyone. Cash only. If you have something you would like to donate, please contact us. 

Date: Saturday, may 27, 2017 
Time: 8  a.m. to Noon 
Location: Elman W. Campbell Museum (134 Main Street South) 


Canada Day Open House 

Join us at the Elman W. Campbell Museum for our Canada Day Open House. Special displays, demonstrations and lots to do in the downtown core. Admission is free. 

Date: Saturday, July 1, 2017
Time: 10  a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Location: Elman W. Campbell Museum (134 Main Street South)