The Community Waterfront Heritage Centre staff and volunteers welcome you to our Centre. 

The Centre is open by appointment or by chance from Thanksgiving until May. The Centre opens again May 20, 2017.

The Heritage Centre is located at 1155 1st Avenue West,
Owen Sound.

Our phone number is 519-371-3333.

The Community Waterfront Heritage Centre celebrates  and  preserves Owen Sound’s heritage on the waterfront. It focuses on the marine, rail and industrial history of the City and surrounding communities. On June 28, 2014, the Centre officially opened under new management. We hope you will visit us regularly, whether in person or virtually.

Check the “Visit” page to find out about our location and hours and information about the Centre. 

Get involved. Support this community initiative. Become a member. Donate. Volunteer. Learn about the background history of the development of the Community Waterfront Heritage Centre. We hope to see you often.

Read the Centre’s Privacy policy by clicking the link. It is in Adobe Acrobat Reader format (pdf). 2017-01-06-Privacy

painting of the Community Waterfront Heritage Centre is by Sue Allison