Historical Collingwood

new programTours are run from the May long weekend through to Thanksgiving for groups of 2 to 6 people.

Led by Dr. Chris O’Shea (PhD, Canadian History) these tours will explore the social, economic, and cultural development of Collingwood from its agricultural roots, to its development as an industrial centre, and its evolution into a global tourist destination.

HALF DAY TOUR(3 hours approximately)

Starting at the Collingwood Museum we will tour 12 historical sites including period architecture and the drama of Collingwood’s history.

FULL DAY TOUR(6 hours approximately)

This tour goes farther afield touring 20 historical sites showing the rise of Collingwood as a global tourist destination. Tour starts at the Craigleigh Depot on Hwy 26 with lunch at the Shale Rock Café.


Half Day: $50 per person (plus HST)

Full Day: $70 per person (plus HST)

Bike rental: $10 extra

Historical Collingwood