Bethune Memorial House National Historic Site
Welcome to Bethune Memorial House National Historic Site in Gravenhurst, the place to discover Dr. Norman Bethune, a battlefront surgeon, medical pioneer, advocate for Canada's universal health care, and Chinese cultural icon.
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Start your journey at the visitor centre
Interactive exhibits, video and stories share the life of Norman Bethune.
Private guided tour
Join our staff for a personalized private tour of the visitor centre and historic house.
Visiting Bethune Memorial House National Historic Site
Activities and experiences
Things to do, red chairs, visitor centre and learning experiences.
Plan your visit
How to get here, hours of operation and self guided tour.
Tours and programs
Programs and learning experiences.
Daily visitor and program fees, and more. Free admission for youth.
About Bethune Memorial House National Historic Site
Stewardship and management
Contact information, public consultations, plans, and policies.
Culture and history
History, culture, cultural landscape, designation information.
Contact Bethune Memorial House National Historic Site
Hours of operation
May 18 to June 30, 2023
Open Thursdays through Mondays (closed Tuesday and Wednesday)
10 am to 4 pm
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