Opening Day

May 16th, 2018

For the first time in many years, the site will be open 7 days a week, straight through from opening day until Oct. 15th!

Complete hours

Canada Day

July 1st, 2018

Games, activities and refreshments for the whole family!
Free admission

Local Colours Art Exhibit

September 29th, 2018

In celebration of Heritage Week, the Muskoka Chautauqua collective presents an exhibit of the work of local artists.  The Visitor Centre will feature displays of art and artists in action, with live musical performances. 

Thanksgiving Festival at the Birthplace of a Hero!

October 6th to 8th, 2018

This annual event sees thousands flock to the area to see the renowned fall colours and pay tribute to Norman Bethune. The site promises to be the centre of international culture as many Chinese and Chinese-Canadians make the pilgrimage to Bethune Memorial House.

Free admission day/First World War re-enactment event

November 12th, 2018

The Centennial of the End of the Great War. In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War and on the 79th anniversary of Dr. Bethune's death, the site will be hosting a First World War re enactment event.

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