Time travel couldn't be easier for you or your family. We offer year round, award-winning special events and productions. Note:  Schedule is subject to change.

Events & Programs

Download the 2019 brochure to see what's coming up this year at Pickering Museum Village. You can also view the event calendar for an up-to-date list of events.

Public Tours

Take a 1.5 hour guided tour of the museum village during the public open season. Tours offer interactive opportunities to explore Pickering's past with a knowledgeable Tour Guide. Tours start at 11:00 am, 12:45 pm, and 2:30 pm Wednesdays to Saturdays and at 12:45 pm, 1:45 pm and 2:45 pm on Sundays.

Prefer to explore the museum on your own? Self-Guided Interpretive Booklets are available (note: some access restrictions apply without a Tour Guide).

Choose from a variety of themed adventures to discover during your museum visit! Will you solve the mystery? Spy something with your little eye? The adventure is yours to choose with a History Mystery Kit, complimentary with admission and available at the Gift Shop.

Christmas in the Village

Sunday, December 1st

11:30 am - 4:00 pm


Step into the past and enjoy the holiday celebrations of Early Century Pickering Township. Visit Santa Claus at the General Store for a photo op, take a horse drawn ride through the streets, join a dance at Squire Jonathan’s Christmas Ball, and experience Welsh, Scottish, and Victorian traditions as the inhabitants bring our Village to life.

Backwoods Players present the “Duffins Creek Sunday School Pageant”, and the Durham Storytellers share stories of Christmases past.


Tickets available here.  Free for Season Pass holders.


There will be a shuttle bus with additional parking at the Go Parking Lot on Brock Road and Highway 7 located at 3355 Brock Rd, Pickering. The shuttle will run from the Go Parking Lot to the Museum and back. Please see the shuttle bus schedule for times.