The Markham Museum helps to connect the history of Markham to today by examining the environment and the tools we use to adapt to our changing world. Markham Museum sits on a 25 acre site which is home to many temporary and permanent exhibits and events including "What is Markham? Discover our Evolving Community" in the south gallery. This exhibit explores Markham's settlement and the resulting changes that Markham has experienced over the past century. The Markham Museum is receiving national attention for its unique way of connecting with its community.