Past Exhibits

arrowFlight to Freedom
January 2001 to December 2004
History of Military Aviation from WWII to 2001

exhibitSoaring Aspirations
January 2002 to December 2007
The Life and Career of Billy Bishop. His life and career beginning from his entrance into the Royal Military College in Kingston to his participation in the World Wars.

wallsIf These Walls Could Talk...
January 2004 to December 2004
What Stories They Could Tell! The rooms of the home where the Bishop family lived.

billyFor Honour and Glory
June 2004 to May 2007
Billy Bishop and the Canadian Aces of WWI

thanks and honourThanks and Honour: Medals and Tributes
January 2006 to December 2008
Honouring soldiers and heroes, and how it is done.

the art of war sliceThe Art of War
July 2012
The exhibit features illustrations, posters, artwork and creative works that were inspired by or created for the First and Second World Wars. It offers a unique glimpse into the minds and hearts of the soldiers.

To learn, to serve, to advanceTo learn, to serve, to advance: The history of the Air Cadets in Owen Sound

This exhibit explores the history of the 167 Air Marshal Billy Bishop “Victoria Cross” Squadron Royal Canadian Air Cadets through artefacts and photographs.


Local Heros

Local Heroes: June 2013 to February 2014

This exhibit highlights the three Victoria Cross winners buried at Greenwood Cemetery: William Avery “Billy” Bishop, Thomas “Tommy” Holmes and David Vivian Currie.