Museum What & Who


Haliburton Highlands Heritage – The Museums of Haliburton County

A collaborative website developed by and featuring the museums of Haliburton County ~ Be sure to see them all! Each museum offers a distinct area of interest and expertise and is different from the others in size, scope, collection, exhibits and programming

Haliburton Sculpture Forest

The Haliburton Sculpture Forest, in Glebe Park near the village of Haliburton, is a unique outdoor collection of sculptures by Canadian artists. The trails in the Sculpture Forest for walking and bike riding in spring, summer and fall and skiing in the winter provide changing perspectives of the forest and the sculptures in each of the seasons.

The Sculpture Forest shares the park with the Haliburton Highlands Museum and the Haliburton Campus of Fleming College, home to the Haliburton School of The Arts. Come and enjoy the Sculpture Forest at any time.

There is no charge for admission in spring, summer or fall. Trail passes are required for Nordic skiing in the winter. Visit for more information about the ski trails.

Dorset Heritage Museum

Dorset Heritage Museum located in the Muskoka & Haliburton crossroads of Ontario featuring museum exhibits of early pioneer life, local settlers, traditional logging practices, and historic information pertaining to pioneer settlement of the Dorset area.

The Haliburton Highlands – Official County Site

Haliburton Highlands Ontario has something for everyone: A county of lakes, rivers and wilderness, Haliburton features many natural attractions, golf courses, resorts, lodges, restaurants, waterfront homes and cottages – with exceptional potential as a retirement community. Excellent hiking trails, fishing, boating, snowmobiling, and cross country skiing. Your best value for Ontario vacations just two hours north of Toronto

Ontario Museum Association

The Ontario Museum Association believes that museums are an integral and essential component of the cultural, social and economic fabric of the Province of Ontario where all people have access to knowledge and appreciation of, as well as participation in, heritage. Museums enrich the lives of individuals, creating better communities in which to live and work. The Association’s role is to enhance the mission of museums as significant cultural resources in the service of Ontario society and its development.

Haliburton Tourism

Haliburton Ontario resort accommodations featuring lakeside resorts, country inns, housekeeping cottage rentals, fishing resorts, romantic couples escapes, family vacations, conference facilities, outdoor adventure, golfing packages & last minute vacation deals.

Buttermilk Falls Resort

Four-season housekeeping cottages on the shore of Boshkung Lake beside beautiful Buttermilk Falls. The cottages have electric heat and woodstoves, with free wood. Heated Ice huts, free canoes & BBQ, safe sandy beach, boat docking, water slide,shuffleboard, children’s play area, downhill and x-country skiing nearby. Also indulge in our new spa featuring manicures or pedicures, aromatherapy massage, Reiki treatment, psychic readings,aura portraits, meditation circles and chakra workshops.

Oakview Lodge

A charming country inn providing immaculate, comfortable accommodations tucked away on the shore of Little Hawk Lake in the Haliburton Highlands. We have a fully licensed restaurant offering upscale dining with a gorgeous view of the lake. We also have a sand beach, boat docking, boat & canoe rentals, gasoline, live bait & lots of parking for vehicles & trailers. We are open all year. Come and join us!

Ogopogo Resort

A four season family resort on beautiful Mountain Lake. Luxurious lakeside housekeeping cottages, fully equipped (most with fireplaces). Sand beach, children’s play area, inground heated swimming pool, complimentary canoes, kayaks, paddle boats.

Stouffer Mill B&B Getaway

Stouffer Mill Bed & Breakfast Getaway is a unique,12-sided, circular, post & beam structure with suspended rooms and furnished with antiques throughout. Swimming pool. Roof-top solarium with hot-tub. 360-degree panoramic view of Halls Lake. 136- acre forest estate. Nature trails for hiking in the spring, summer and fall. Skiing, snowshoeing and scheduled dog sledding in the winter.

Sunny Rock Lodge B+B

Located in the heart of the Haliburton Highlands near the villages of Minden, Haliburton and Kinmount. Our cozy estate is the perfect adult getaway just waiting for you and/or your group. The Sunny Rock Bed & Breakfast is a pleasant paradise hidden away at the end of a country road on the picturesque shores of the Drag River, Canning Lake and the flowing waters of The Scott’s Dam.