We rely on the support of our friends to preserve Port Colborne`s heritage.

Do you want to help us tell the story of our communities and people?

There is a range of ways that you can donate to the Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum.

Financial Donations

Your support is vital to the museum and helps us to:

  • Welcome visitors to our exhibits, tours, programs and workshops, both in-person and online
  • Care for, study, and share the collection to tell the stories of our diverse communities

Donations of $20 or more receive an Income Tax Receipt upon request.

To donate online please visit https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/city-of-port-colborne/

Memorial Donations

If you would like to make a financial donation in memory of someone, their name will be placed on our Memorial Wall and we will send a card on your behalf to their family acknowledging your memorial gift. An Income Tax Receipt will be issued as well.

Donations may be dropped off or mailed to the Museum, or call the Museum to make a donation by credit or debit card by phone: 905-834-7604

Bequests are recognized by name and date on our Bequest and Memorial plaques.

Artifact Donations

Have an object, document or photo you think would be a good addition to our collection? Our Guidelines for Donations outlines the museum's acquisition process.