Huron County. Municipal Office

Site: Huron Historic Gaol

Description (Service) COVID19 closed until 2021

Unique, octagonal building that served as a county jail from 1841 until 1972 and is now a national historic site. Originally housed county courts and council chambers. Special events, school programs and summer day camps, call for details
Service Details
Public Comments Gaol pronounced Jail
Hours COVID19 closed until 2021

See Huron County Museum website HERE
Dates May-Oct 31
Areas Served Huron County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Drop-in
Languages English
Fees Admission ; See
Address and Location
Located In Community Goderich
Address & Map
181 Victoria St N
Goderich, ON N7A 2S9
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Intersection Victoria St N (Hwy 21) and Gloucester Terrace
Physical Access Partially Accessible - partial accessibility to first floor
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-524-6971
Huron County Museum and office: 519-524-2686
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Primary Contact Jeremy Allin, Administrative Assistant, Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol; Phone: 519-524-2686 ext 2204; Email:
Alternate Contact Sinead Cox, Acting Senior Curator, Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol; Phone: 519-524-2686 ext 2207; Email:
Primary Executive Beth Rumble, Director of Cultural Services, County of Huron; Phone: 519-524-2686 ext 2208; Email:
Mailing Address 110 North St 
Goderich, ON N7A 2T8

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