Scarborough Museum

Events at Scarborough Museum

Scarborough Museum often collaborates with community partners on events and exhibits. Youth volunteers also play an active role in all the museum's programs and special events.

Scarborough Museum hosts lots of family-friendly and fun events. Contact us at 416-338-8807 or shm@toronto.ca. Click here for admission prices and hours of operation.

Comic Book Day - May 6

Saturday, May 6, 12 to 5 p.m.
Up,up and away!! Check out what's happening at Scarborough Museum in honour of Free Comic Book Day! Not only will artists be on hand for family fun, but there is plenty of awesome space around the museum to read. Bring your comics and a blanket to sit on (or your cape!) and join in on this fun filled afternoon. All ages welcome! Admission is Pay What You Can.

Doors Open Toronto - May 27 & 28

Saturday, May 27 & Sunday, May 28, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Visit the Cornell House and McCowan Log House. Check out what's baking and go on an exciting scavenger hunt. Prizes for all! Free Admission.

Ongoing Programming and Recurring Events

April Weekends, 12 to 4 p.m.
April showers bring May flowers but you don't have to enjoy the park in the rain. Step into the Museum for flower inspired baking and crafts. Admission is Pay What You Can.

May Weekends, 12 to 5 p.m.
Tea time? Yes please. Pop up tea parties on the lawn as well as fun historic tea facts highlighted all month long. Admission is Pay What You Can

Canada Cooks! (Last weekend of every month)
Roll up your sleeves and bring history to life through conversation and cooking in Scarborough Museum's historic kitchens. Join museum staff and  youth volunteers as they combine a dash of recipe, a cup of oral history and a whole lot of collaborative cultural cooking, exploring how food and memory play a role in community building and cultural diversity in Canada.

TO Canada with Love Events

ExpandScarborough, Look Again! - Opens August 5

August 5 to October 31
FREE
This outdoor exhibit highlights people of Scarborough who have helped shape Canada over the past 150 years. Find out about the hidden heroes whose choices and voices have made an impact both in the community and on a larger scale. This exhibit is presented as part of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday.