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Exciting news! We are delighted to announce our new permanent exhibit, Helen Creighton and the World of Folklore. It will open on January 29. (Update: Due to delays, the opening has been moved to February 1)....
The Dartmouth Heritage Museum Society is delighted to announce we’ve partnered with the Port Wallis Players for a special fundraising performance of their 2019 season dinner theatre show, On a Wing or a Prayer. A percentage of the proceeds from their February...
Over the past few weeks, there has been lots of work done to Evergreen House. (Sadly, with very little whistling à la a certain 1937 animated film.) We wanted to keep you posted on the work being completed, in case you...
The Dartmouth Heritage Museum will be closed from December 23 to January 1 for the holiday.* We will reopen on January 2 at 10:00 am. *Note: We will be open by appointment December 27 and 28. Please call 902-464-2916 or...
To celebrate Women’s History Month we will be hosting a talk at Evergreen House on October 20 from 2:00-3:00 pm by Holly Hanes entitled “Women: Ordinary and Extraordinary in Nova Scotia’s Past”. The talk will discuss the evolution of women’s...
Join us on Saturday, October 27 from 2-4 pm for a spooooook-tacular afternoon of ghostly and ghoulish tales in the home of Helen Creighton. Helen Creighton was the author of “Bluenose Ghosts” and a firm believer in the supernatural. Evergreen...
August 30, 2018 will be the last day of 2018 summer hours at the Dartmouth Heritage Museum. Quaker House will close for the season and Evergreen will be closed on Sundays and Mondays. Quaker House will reopen in June 2019! See...
Message from the Chair of the Board: Please be advised that Ms. Bonnie Elliott, Executive Director of the Dartmouth Heritage Museum Society, has left to pursue other career opportunities. The Board of the Museum wish to thank Ms. Elliott for...
Our exhibit, Explosion! Dartmouth’s Ordeal of the 1917 Disaster, commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Halifax Explosion. It opened to the public on July 14, 2017 and is scheduled to remain until January 2018. One particular artifact on display that...