Mariners Park Museum

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Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Picton
Address & Map
2065 County Road 13 Rd
Milford, ON K0K 2P0
 
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Intersection County Rd 10 and County Rd 13
Mailing Address c/o The County Museums 
332 Main St 
Picton, ON K0K 2T0
Physical Access Partially Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Mariners Park Museum explores the many ways the inhabitants of Prince Edward County have interacted with its surrounding waters, from fishing and ship building to ice harvesting and rum running, and recreational pursuits such as boat racing too. 
 
The lighthouse relocated from False Duck Island beckons visitors to the site at South Bay, where they can also explore Fort Kente (a recreated fort from the 1812 War-era) and enjoy a picnic in the park. 
 
Many shipwrecks have been located in the waters surrounding Prince Edward County and the Mariners Park Museum has become the home of multiple “treasures” retrieved during early diving expeditions. 
 
Mariners Park Museum welcomes: 
 
Bus Tours 
School Visits 
Volunteers
Hours Wed-Sun, 9:30 am-4:30 pm Operating Season Mid-May through September.
Areas Served Prince Edward County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application no
Languages English
Fees Admission - by donation
Service Categories Museums
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-476-2148 ext 2525
E-Mail marinersmuseum@pecounty.on.ca
Website www.thecounty.ca
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Primary Contact Diane Denyes-Wenn, Site Curator; Phone: 613-476-2148 ext 2525
Alternate Contact Jennifer Lyons, Head Curator, Museums of Prince Edward County; Phone: 613-476-2148 ext 2521; Email: museums@pecounty.on.ca
Other Details
Established 1967
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Fundraising ; Fees

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