Heritage Schoolhouse Museum and Archives

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Record #: NKT1421 Last Modified: 06 Dec 2013 Last Full Update: 05 Jun 2013
Record Details
Office Phone905-470-6119
Fax905-470-1783
E-mailheritage.schoolhouse@yrdsb.edu.on.ca
Websitewww.yrdsb.edu.on.ca
Contact 1Janet Emonson, Curator
Contact 2Christina Blake, Education Programmer
FundingCity / Town
DescriptionThe museum and archives for the York Region District School Board whose mandate is to preserve the history of education in the area now encompassed by York Region * Museum programming focuses on object based learning and teaching students of all ages how to use primary sources to learn about the past 
HoursAcademic Year: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, July and August Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas ServedYork Region
ApplicationBook appointment for research * The Heritage Schoolhouse offers a museum visit program during the academic year for students of the York Region District School Board
LanguagesEnglish
FeesNone
Address21 Renfrew Dr
Markham, ON L3R 8H3
 
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Mailing Address21 Renfrew Dr 
Markham, ON L3R 8H3
IntersectionWoodbine Ave and Hwy 7
AccessibilityMain floor is wheelchair accessible
Print MaterialReference library includes an extensive collection of published material as well as videos, early school textbooks, photographic documentation of the history of one room schools and research files
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