Collections

Our Collection

The Museum of Dufferin holds a collection of over 10,000 artifacts relating to Dufferin County and the people who were born, lived in or contributed to the region. Highlights include a collection over 200 historic quilts, the W. J. Hughes Corn Flower Glass collection as well as paintings, agricultural tools, textiles, toys, sports equipment and objects related to local businesses and institutions. The Archives at the MoD hold records created by Dufferin County and its municipalities, non-government records created by businesses, private groups and individuals, and over 1000 family history files and documents.  There are over 7000 photographs in our collection, as well as thousands of archival documents, newspapers, maps, church records, and diaries; our online portal “Dufferin Geneology” is a gateway to over 20,000 archival resources.