2020 Season Opening Plan
Shelburne’s Museums by the Sea will be opening for the season on Wednesday, July 1st, 2020. Our hours of operation will be:
Tuesday to Saturday
10 am – 12 pm
1 pm – 4 pm
Please note that admission tickets for the Shelburne County Museum and the Ross-Thomson House & Store Museum will be available at the Shelburne County Museum only. As well, gift shop merchandise from all three museums has been combined into one gift shop at the Shelburne County Museum. Currently the Dory Shop is under going some renovations but we will update you as soon as that Museum is open!
Please take a look at the posted "What You Need To Know" document for further health protocols that will be in place in our facilities during this time.
We look forward to seeing you!
What You Need To Know
Strategic Plan 2018-2021
The Shelburne Historical Society and Shelburne's Museums by the Sea have a new 3-year strategic plan in place. This plan was prepared by Bird & Branch Consulting and was informed by consultations with staff, volunteers, stakeholders and the public. It is available to download and read by clicking the icon to the right. We thank everyone who took the time to take a survey or attend a meeting during this process; Your help was invaluable.
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Face Mask Policy - July 31st, 2020
As of 31 July 2020, wearing a non-medical mask is now mandatory in most indoor spaces, including the museums at Shelburne's Museums by the Sea. Children under two are exempt, as are children aged two to four when their parent or caregiver cannot get them to wear a mask. We ask that you be prepared and bring a mask with you when you are visiting our museums.