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Upcoming Exhibits


We are planning an exhibit in 2017 on the Harbour Explosion of 1917. If you have artifacts or photographs available to be donated or loaned please contact the Museum.

Opening March 31, 2017 – W.R. Symons, Watercolourist

W.R. Symons lived his whole life in Dartmouth and left behind a wonderful legacy to the DHM in the form of watercolour paintings.  This exhibit will explore the life of this local artist who produced a wonderful record in the painting of lakes and streets of Dartmouth and the wider environment.

This feature exhibit will be on display in the upper level of Evergreen House.

Opening April 15, 2017 – Rare Dartmouth Maps

A look at the art of the cartographer from 1755 through ‘til the 1960’s through examples from our permanent collection.

This feature exhibit will be on display in the main level of Evergreen House.