Sault Ste Marie (City of). Community Development and Enterprise Services

Site: Ermatinger Clergue National Historic Site and Heritage Discovery Centre

Service: Historic Sites

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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Collects, preserves, researches, and interprets artifacts 
  • Provides an opportunity to experience costumed interpreters during daily operations and festivals from 1808-1870 
  • Offers demonstrations and tours 
  • Offers a variety of workshops and special events
Ermatinger Old Stone House 
  • Depicts the domestic and professional life of Charles Oakes Ermatinger and other prominent residents of the House 
  • Offers interactive displays and period rooms 
  • Provides hands on demonstration and programming
Clergue Blockhouse 
  • Depicts the domestic and professional life of Francis H Clergue 
  • Portrays its link to the fur trade, the North West Company
Heritage Discovery Centre 
  • Provides a multi-purpose centre that introduces visitors to the National Historic Site 
  • Features a War of 1812 gallery and a multimedia theatre
Hours Mon-Sun 9:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Sault Ste. Marie
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application required
Languages English
Fees Admission
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-759-5443
Fax 705-541-7023
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Primary Contact Kathryn Fisher, Curator, City of Sault Ste. Marie, Recreation and Culture Division; Email:
Alternate Contact Will Hollingshead, Programmer Assistant, City of Sault Ste Marie, Recreation and Culture Division; Email:
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 800 Bay St
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 5N1
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Intersection Queen St E and Pim St
Mailing Address PO Box 580 
Sault Ste Marie, ON P6A 5N1
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Funding City / Town - Sault Ste. Marie ; Grants ; Donations ; Fees