Cumberland Museum & Archives

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The Cumberland Museum and Archives tells the story of the people of Cumberland — the rich, the poor, the powerful, the rebellious, the righteous and the radical.

The Museum & Archives is open after an extensive renovation, and we look forward to welcoming you to our new exhibits and galleries. For more about visiting and our COVID-19 protocols, click below.

Tuesday - Sunday
11am - 4:30pm
Closed on statutory holidays

Adult $6
Senior $5
Youth (12-18) $5
Children (6-11) $2
Family (2 adults 2 children) $15
Under 6 FREE

What's On at the Museum


June 11, 1pm to 3 pm

Museum Family Days

Family Day Activities are free with admission or membership so drop in between 1 pm and 3 pm Saturday, May 14th! It's pawsome portraits.


June 17-19, 2022

Miners Memorial

Miners Memorial hosts a gathering for Song of the Workers and a graveside vigil commemorating the lives lost.

Featured Exhibit

Until Feb 2023

The People’s Gallery

This exhibition takes a look at the way our community comes together by sharing stories.

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Digging deeper

Oh those beans

Oh those beans Oh those beans bacon and gravy They almost drive me crazy I eat them till I see them in my dreams When

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Close To My Heart – Part Two

Sometime this month, ornamental cherry trees will bloom at Coal Creek Historic Park. Planted in 2009, the trees commemorate thirty-one Japanese Canadian families removed from

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