Grey Roots

Welcome to GREY ROOTS: Your Heritage & Visitor Centre.

Celebrating our Future by Preserving our Past Come experience the intriguing stories of Grey County's 19th and 20th century peoples and settlements, at this exciting new attraction. Grey Roots brings together Grey County's Museum, Archives, and Tourism Services through permanent and nationally touring exhibits, including the Black History Exhibit, archival and genealogical resources, theatre, café, gift shop, special events and much more!

A variety of enticing programs and exhibits have been designed to engage and educate you at Grey Roots. This includes an exhibit about water in Grey County, which traces the history of Owen Sound’s Harbour and marine industries. The archives are committed to preserving and promoting heritage with our combined archival resources and Reading Room. Tourism Services round out your experience, a gateway to the many natural wonders and attractions of the region. We are able to offer one-on-one counselling and access to computerized tourism kiosks

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