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Eva Brook Donly Museum & Archives

109 Norfolk St S, Simcoe, Ontario N3Y 2W3, Canada
+1 519-426-1583
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You do not know what your missing.

Behind the walls of this century home is a wealth of imformation and artifacts displayed in a great... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2017
penguin6892
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Simcoe, Canada
This is a nice local museum.

This museum is a lovely place to take your family.they often have special exhibits on display and... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2017
Jennifer I
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Simcoe, Ontario, Canada
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Jul 10, 2017
“You do not know what your missing.”
Apr 2, 2017
“This is a nice local museum.”
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109 Norfolk St S, Simcoe, Ontario N3Y 2W3, Canada
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

Behind the walls of this century home is a wealth of imformation and artifacts displayed in a great old fashioned way. I honestly had no idea Eva Brook had so much to look at and read. It is truly a gem and should remain opened....More

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Reviewed April 3, 2017

This museum is a lovely place to take your family.they often have special exhibits on display and always do a lovely Christmas theme.

Thank Jennifer I
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Reviewed July 17, 2016

The museum is established in a beautiful historical home. The tour takes you through the years and is incredibly informative. Although we never used the archives, its nice to have them readily available. The volunteer was pleasant to talk to and knowledgeable. A must see...More

Thank TheBugGuy
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Reviewed July 8, 2016

I have been to the Eva Brook Donly M&A twice to do family history research and have been so impressed both times. All staff are extremely friendly and helpful. The quality of the resources available in the archives is absolutely amazing! If you have family...More

Thank Cathy S
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Reviewed February 17, 2016

For history buffs this is one place you need to spend some time. I'm here researching my local family history and have found the staff to be some of the nicest and most helpful people to help me to date in my search for family...More

Thank 000barber
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Reviewed August 4, 2015

The moment I stepped into the museum, I felt welcomed. The girl at the reception was so charming and helpful, telling me about where things were. I started going through the main house and its Victorian rooms ... on the ground floor, the kitchen, dining...More

Thank KathleenR_28
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Reviewed May 21, 2015

They have a volunteer to assist you if you need it, but before long you learn the routine of where to look and how, then you only need a little help occasionally. I always photo copy material that if find and mark the source, so...More

4  Thank OntarioGrannyC
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Reviewed January 10, 2015

The archives are the best in the area. The staff are very helpful. We are members of the Norfolk Historical Society and therefore enjoy the benefits of membership. I encourage people to sign up for membership, because this is needed to keep the museum open....More

1  Thank Robert C
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Reviewed November 5, 2014

It's a relatively small museum. Then again Simcoe is a small town. You will be surprised at the professional set up of displays and the smiling faces behind the desk. Great way to spend an hour or so and also enjoy some quiet as you...More

1  Thank Roger S
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Reviewed September 3, 2014

The museum has a wealth of historical archives from the very early settlers to the United Empire Loyalists to modern day events

1  Thank Hitch-Ontario
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