Billy Bishop Home: Museum, Archives & National Historic Site

Description (Service) Boyhood home of William Avery "Billy" Bishop, hero of the Great War. Showcases the Victorian home (built in 1884) and Bishop family history. Victorian gardens are open to visit in summer and hosts Victorian teas 
National Historic Site * depository for historical and military information in Grey and Bruce counties
Service Details
Hours 2019 Hours: 
Jan 7 - Apr 1: Tue-Fri 12 noon-4 pm (Closed Family Day) 
Apr 2 - May 20: Tues-Sun 12 noon-4 pm (Closed Good Friday, Easter Sunday, Easter Monday) 
21 May to 31 Aug: Mon-Sat 10am - 5pm, Sun 12pm - 5pm 
3 Sep to Dec 23: Tues-Sun 12pm - 4pm (Closed Thanksgiving) 
Holidays open - Victoria Day, Canada Day, Civic Holiday, Remembrance Day: 12 noon-4 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Walk-in or call for information
Languages English
Fees Program - $5 per adult, children admitted free with adult admission
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
948 3rd Ave W
Owen Sound, ON N4K 4P6
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Intersection 3rd Ave W and 10th St
Physical Access Fully Accessible - 1st floor only
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-371-0031
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Primary Contact Diane Sprung, Office Manager; Email:
Alternate Contact Emily Jolliffe, Curator of Collections; Email: