Halton Region Heritage Services

Site: Kelso Conservation Area

Service: Museum & Heritage Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-875-2200
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866 (1-866-4HALTON) ext 7935
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
Fax 905-876-4322
E-Mail museum@halton.ca
Website www.halton.ca/museum
Primary Contact Julie Sutton-Yardley, Heritage Network Coordinator, Region of Halton; Phone: (Business) 905-875-2200 ext 23; Email: Julie.Sutton-Yardley@halton.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Karla Corrigan, Education and Community Coordinator; Phone: 905-875-2200 ext 31; Email: karla.corrigan@halton.ca
Site Information
Located In Community Milton
Address & Map
Kelso Conservation Area
5181 Kelso Rd
Milton, ON L9T 2X7
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Intersection Tremaine Rd and Hwy 401
Physical Access Partially Accessible
Agency Information
Description (Agency) The center for exploring Halton's natural and cultural heritage. Visitors experience Halton's heritage in original farm buildings and natural setting. The Museum also houses the offices of Halton Region's Heritage Services division and the Region's collections of artifacts and archival material.
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Primary Executive John Summers, Manager Heritage Services and Curator; Phone: 905-875-2200 ext 22; Email: john.summers@halton.ca
Funding Fees
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services include: 
* historical/environmental programs for schools and groups, and adult tours are offered. 
The Museum has: 
* two renovated main buildings, the Alexander Barn and the Visitor Centre 
* changing exhibitions 
* the Alexander Trail that winds its way through the grounds, illustrating historic buildings and features of the site 
* archives and reference library available for researchers by appointment  
* the historic Hearth Room, Loft Room and grounds 
* volunteers always welcome
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, year round 
Exhibits: 7 days/week 10 am-6 pm Victoria Day to Labour Day  
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm Labour Day to Victoria Day
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Not applicable
Languages English
Fees Admission - included in admission fee to Kelso Conservation Area from May to Oct
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Historic Preservation ; Museums

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