York Region District School Board Museum and Archives

Site: Heritage Schoolhouse Museum and Archives - Markham

Service: Museum and archives for the York Region District School Board

Record Details
Former Name Heritage Schoolhouse Museum and Archives
Office Phone 905-470-6119
E-Mail museum@yrdsb.ca
Website www.yrdsb.ca/schools/museum
Primary Contact Janet Emonson, Curator; Email: jan.emonson@yrdsb.ca
Alternate Contact Christina Blake, Education Programmer; Email: christina.blake@yrdsb.ca
Funding City / Town
Description (Service) Museum programming focuses on object based learning and teaching students of all ages how to use primary sources to learn about the past * offers visit program during the academic year for students of the York Region District School Board
Hours Academic Year: Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm * Jul and Aug Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Visit the Museum and Archives Tue-Fri by appointment only 
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Areas Served York Region
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Book appointment for research * contact to arrange museum visit
Languages English
Fees None
Located In Community Markham
Address & Map
21 Renfrew Dr
Markham, ON L3R 8H3
Intersection Woodbine Ave and Hwy 7
Physical Access Main floor is wheelchair accessible
Service Categories Archives ; Museums
Print Material Reference library includes an extensive collection of published material as well as videos, early school textbooks, photographic documentation of the history of one room schools and research files

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