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Explosion! Exhibit Extended

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....

Closing Early – January 4

Due to the inclement weather, the Dartmouth Heritage Museum is closing at 2:00 pm today, January 4, 2018. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. We will reopen tomorrow, January 5 at 10:00 am....

Holiday Closure – December 24 to January 2

The Dartmouth Heritage Museum will be closed from December 24 to January 2 for the holiday. We will reopen on January 3 at 10:00 am. Happy Holidays to you and yours! Thank you to everyone who supported the Museum in...

Happy Winter!

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...

Deck the Halls with Cheer & Song

On December 16, we hosted our annual Christmas Cheer & Song event at Evergreen House and it was a wonderful success. Beautiful carols echoed throughout the hallowed rooms of Evergreen while picturesque snow fell outside. Our guests had a great...

A Wonderful Reception

Thank you to all who attended our Halifax Explosion 100th Anniversary reception on Wednesday. It was a wet day, but that didn’t seem to dampen anyone’s spirits. We appreciate all those who ventured out for our event and for the...

It’s Christmas Cheer & Song Time!

It’s time again for our annual Christmas Cheer & Song event! You’re invited to join us this year on December 16 for an open house. Drop in between 1:30-4:00 to enjoy carols, cookies, crafts and visit the Museum.  Guests will...

Help Us Make Hunger History

Help us make hunger history this December. Here at the Dartmouth Heritage Museum, our mandate is to protect, preserve, and promote our heritage. We are therefore invested in insuring a future for our community, and food insecurity threatens that future....

Halifax Explosion 100th Anniversary in Dartmouth

The Dartmouth Historical Association’s annual memorial service to honour the Dartmouth victims of the Halifax Explosion will take place December 6 at 11:30 am at Mont-Blanc Cannon Park. The Park is located on the corner of Albro Lake Road and...

Brownies Visit Evergreen

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...