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Summer Student Job Postings – Heritage Interpreters

The Dartmouth Heritage Museum Society is seeking Heritage Interpreter positions for the Museum’s Summer Season! Those hired will be working at both historic Evergreen House and Quaker House, both of which will be open for our summer season starting June...

Message from Dartmouth Heritage Museum Board

Dear valued Patrons and Members, The Board of the Dartmouth Heritage Museum wishes to advise that Julia Clarke, our Visitor Services Officer, is no longer with us. Julia’s presence will be sadly missed on our museum team, and we wish...

Construction at Evergreen House Upper Level

Starting Tuesday, April 16th 2019, the upper level of Evergreen House will be closed to the public due to painting and construction work. This means that the current exhibit Explosion! Dartmouth’s Ordeal of the 1917 Disaster, will be unavailable for...

Attention Dartmouth or Nova Scotia-based Makers!

We’re Looking for New Gift Shop Products! We are on the hunt for new products to feature in the gift shops at Evergreen House (all year) and Quaker House (seasonally) on consignment. Our gift shops feature an eclectic selection of local...

Celtic Tales & Tea [Sold Out]

Come Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Evergreen! Join us at Evergreen House for a fun afternoon of Celtic tales on Saturday, March 16. We are delighted to host storytellers Elinor Benjamin, Liz Newkirk, and Linda Winham to regale you with...

New Permanent Exhibit Opening February 1

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)....

Dinner and a Show to Help DHM

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...

Evergreen House Construction Update

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...

Holiday Closure – December 23 to January 1

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...

Tom Forrestall Art for Evergreen Fundraiser (Updated)

We are excited to announce the Tom Forrestall Art for Evergreen Fundraiser! We will be raffling off two custom-framed, original pieces by local artist, Tom Forrestall. If you’ve ever wanted to add a Forrestall to your collection (or start an...