Billy Bishop Home: Museum, Archives & National Historic Site

Description (Service) Boyhood home of William Avery "Billy" Bishop, hero of the Great War. Showcases the Victorian home (built in 1884) and Bishop family history. Victorian gardens are open to visit in summer and hosts Victorian teas 
National Historic Site * depository for historical and military information in Grey and Bruce counties
Service Details
Hours 2020 Hours: 
* Feb-1st weekend in April - Tue-Fri 12 noon-4 pm 
* 1st weekend in April-Victoria Day Weekend - Tue-Sun 12 noon-4 pm 
* Victoria Day- Labour Day Weekend - Mon-Sat 10 am-5 pm, Sun 12 noon-5 pm 
Holidays open - Victoria Day, Canada Day, Civic Holiday: 12 noon-4 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Walk-in or call for information
Languages English
Fees Program - $5 per adult, children admitted free with adult admission
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
948 3rd Ave W
Owen Sound, ON N4K 4P6
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Intersection 3rd Ave W and 10th St
Physical Access Fully Accessible - 1st floor only
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-371-0031
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Primary Contact Emily Jolliffe, Curator of Collections; Email:
Alternate Contact Rhonda Mitchell, Administrator; Email:
Service Categories Museums & Historical Societies
Service Category Groups Arts / Culture