Thunder Bay Museum Building

The Thunder Bay Historical Museum Society

Created in 1908 to preserve and interpret the history of Northwestern Ontario

Rent Our Facilities

Looking to host a small event or meeting?

Our spaces can be rented during or after hours, seven days a week (subject to availability).

Multi-Purpose Room

Museum Staff

Scott Bradley

Scott Bradley

Executive Director
Michael deJong

Michael deJong

Marcus Agombar

Marcus Agombar

Chief Operating Officer
Sarah Silvestri

Sarah Silvestri

Collections Curator
Sydney Belluz

Sydney Belluz

Exhibits Curator
Dannielle Pesheau

Dannielle Pesheau

Education & Outreach Coordinator

Felicity Wyatt


Terri-Lynn Carter


Job Opportunities

View the currently available employment opportunities with the Thunder Bay Museum

Board of Directors (2022/23)

The Thunder Bay Historical Museum Society Inc. is governed by a volunteer board of directors composed of 12 members elected by the general membership at our Annual General Meeting (held the 4th Tuesday of March each year).

Headshot of Dr. Michel S. Beaulieu

Dr. Michel S. Beaulieu

Chair / President
Headshot of Douglas Yahn

Douglas A. Yahn

Vice President
Headshot of Jenna Kirker

Jenna Kirker

2nd Vice President
Headshot of Dr. George Patterson

Dr. George C. Patterson

Dale Willis

Dale Willis

Headshot of Frank Gerry

Frank Gerry

Past President
Headshot of Christina Wakefield

Christina Wakefield

Headshot of Donna Gilhooly

Donna Gilhooly


Temitope Moses Ojo


Dr. David Ratz


Farhan Yousaf


Volunteer Opportunities

We have many opportunities for skilled and talented people like you to become more engaged in civic life.

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