Ontario Provincial Police

Site: Orillia - Memorial

Service: OPP Museum

Description (Service) Museum services include: 
  • records history of policing in Ontario
  • regularly updated exhibits
  • 105 years of proud policing tradition and its milestones
  • explores historical accounts from early Officers
  • explores OPP driven developments in investigation and forensic science
  • showcases uniform and insignia styles
  • kids puppet show
  • forensics worktables
  • OPP uniform photoshoot
Vintage vehicles displayed: 
  • fully restored 1931 Henderson motorcycle (the oldest original OPP vehicle)
  • Car 1: a 1941 Chevrolet Master Deluxe Coupe cruiser
  • Temagami – the OPP’s first patrol boat launched in 1949
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm - undergoing renovation so Museum closed to the public until the end of the summer 2022.
Areas Served Orillia
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
for volunteers
Application Drop in
Languages English
Fees Free Admission
Address and Location
Located In Community Orillia
Address & Map
Lincoln M. Alexander Building
777 Memorial Ave
Orillia, ON L3V 7V3
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Intersection Hwy 12 and Memorial Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-329-6889
Fax 705-329-6618
E-Mail opp.museum@opp.ca
Website https://www.opp.ca/museum
Social Media Flickr Flickr: www.flickr.com/photos/ontarioprovincialpolice
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UClv1guXFfJ0wudtzdcHSI_g
Primary Contact Chris Johnstone, Curator
Alternate Contact Jennifer Bennett, Executive Assistant, Friends of The OPP Museum; Phone: 705-330-4178; Email: support@oppmuseumfriends.ca

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