- Digital Doors Open
The Peel County Courthouse, a designated heritage site, and the Peel Jail, now home to the museum, have important stories to tell. Come and discover the rich history of this museum’s historical buildings — including the courthouse, jail and Land Registry Office. During Doors Open, enjoy behind-the-scenes tours of the facilities. Check for tour times at the front desk.
The Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA) is a place to explore and learn about Peel Region’s culture and heritage, as well as use conversation, questions and stories to help make new and fascinating connections to the surrounding community. The Peel County Courthouse, a designated heritage site, and the Peel Jail, now home to the museum, have important stories to tell. As part of Digital Doors Open, you can tour the jail in the video below. Additional video resources include a fascinating history of Peel's Black communities through the North Peel Community Church, an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the Peel Regional Archives, and a rare opportunity to explore one of artist Tom Thomson's sketchbooks from inside the art gallery vault.
Contact info9 Wellington Street East
ArchitectureYear built: 1867
Building type:AttractionCourthouseGreen buildingHistorical landmarkMuseum
Architect: Goldsmith Borgal & Company (2010 reinvention)
Dates/hours openSep 09, 10:00am - Sep 09, 04:00pm
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.