Cobourg Museum Foundation

Service: Sifton-Cook Heritage Centre

Description (Service) The Cobourg Museum Foundation has restored an early limestone building on Orr Street, and is now operating it as the Sifton-Cook Heritage Centre, with a focus on local history.  
The Foundation is active in promoting Cobourg as a heritage destination for tourists, and is also working to encourage local arts and heritage organizations to work together.
Service Details
Hours The Sifton-Cook Heritage Centre: 
Open Victoria Weekend to Thanksgiving Weekend 
Jul & Aug: Wed-Sat: 10 am-5 pm * Holiday Mondays: 10 am-5 pm * Sundays: 1 pm-5 pm 
May, Jun, Sep, Oct: Sat 10 am-5 pm * Sun 1 pm-5 pm 
To arrange group visits or individual visits at other times please contact Mary at 289-691-3845
Dates All Year
Areas Served Cobourg
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees Membership ; Admission - donations appreciated
Address and Location
Site Location Opposite Cobourg's Royal Canadian Legion
Located In Community Cobourg
Address & Map
Sifton-Cook Heritage Centre
141 Orr St
Cobourg, ON K9A 0J6
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Intersection Durham and Orr Streets
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-373-7222
After Hours Phone 905-372-0698
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Primary Contact Joan Chalovich, Chair; Phone: (Residence) 905-349-2033
Alternate Contact Keith Oliver, Restoration and Museum Development; Phone: (Residence) 905-377-0107
Volunteer Coordinator Mary Dunphy, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: (Residence) 289-691-3845; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Victoria Hall 
55 King St W 
Cobourg, ON K9A 2M2