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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)....
Opening this week is the new exhibit, Cutting Across the Water: A Brief Look at Lake Banook. It is a new temporary exhibit looking at Lake Banook, and its pivotal role in the sports and recreation of Dartmouth. Cutting Across the Water provides a...
Now is your last chance to see Dartmouth in Wintertime before it closes on Saturday! Since next week marks the beginning of May, we have decided it is time for the exhibit Dartmouth in Wintertime to come down. Thank you to everyone who...
As of April 11, the Carriage Room is now reopen for public viewing. Thank you for your patience during this construction. ******************************************** Beginning the week of March 6, the Carriage Room on the lower level of Evergreen House is temporarily closed...
Both exhibits currently on display at Evergreen House, Explosion! Dartmouth’s Ordeal of the 1917 Disaster and Dartmouth in Wintertime are extended into April. Since opening Explosion! in July, the Museum has experienced its highest volume of visitors in four years. It has received...
The hours for the Dartmouth Heritage Museum over Easter weekend are as follows. We will be closed from 1:00 pm Saturday, March 31 – Monday, April 2 inclusive. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. We will reopen on Tuesday,...
Due to its immense popularity and continuing demand, Explosion! Dartmouth’s Ordeal of the 1917 Disaster is being extended until the end of March! Since opening this exhibit in July, the Museum has experienced its highest volume of visitors in four years....
Today, the winter solstice, is a perfect day to announce our next mini exhibit – Dartmouth in Wintertime. Dartmouth in Wintertime is a new temporary exhibit on the main level of Evergreen. It explores events and activities that took place in Dartmouth...
Today, we were delighted to welcome some local Brownies and their leaders to Evergreen House. Shannon guided them through the house and helped them learn about the Halifax Explosion with interactive activities. A good time was had by all (especially...
  October is best known as the month when all things spooky take centre stage. Here at the Dartmouth Heritage Museum, we are shedding light on some of our more peculiar and fascinating artifacts. Morbid Curiosities: Discovering the Peculiar and Unfamiliar...