The Grimsby Museum collections consist of approximately 15,000 artifacts and growing. We collect objects, archives, photographs, textiles, archaeological material, books and art that relate to Grimsby. We are responsible for preserving the artifacts for current and future generations.

 Featured artifact

Newspaper Article (GM 2017.43.3)

January 2, 1995 - Hamilton Spectator newspaper article,
‘Fire Claims Historic Grimsby Landmark’. full article

news article


 Online collections

 A selection of the Grimsby Museum's collection is available to browse online.


For research appointments, please contact the Grimsby Museum. Are you looking for information on Grimsby's history? We offer access to our full collection through research requests. The Grimsby Museum's collection includes documents, letters, photographs, diaries and other material relating to families, businesses, organizations, places and events in Grimsby's history. Free for members. Some fees many apply.


 Additional resources




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