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Dartmouth Heritage Museum Closed for Remembrance Day

Evergreen House will be closed Saturday, November 11 to observe Remembrance Day. We will re-open Tuesday, November 14 at 10 am. Lest we forget.     Related: Dartmouth’s Remembrance Day Ceremony Due to the construction around Sullivan’s Pond because of the...

Help Us Revitalize the Garden at Quaker House!

We need your help! Councillor Sam Austin has introduced a great new initiative to distribute his allotted District Capital Funds and the Museum is participating. What is it, you ask? The Councillor is giving the residents of Dartmouth Centre the...

Hallowe’en at Helen’s a Haunting Event!

A sold out crowd was on hand Saturday, October 28 to celebrate Hallowe’en at Dartmouth Heritage Museum’s Evergreen House. They were treated to an afternoon of spooky stories by Elinor Benjamin, Nancy Muzzatti and Patricia Dickson from the Storytellers Circle...

[Update] Celebrate Hallowe’en at Helen’s!

Update October 27: This event is now sold out. Thank you all for supporting the Dartmouth Heritage Museum! Happy Halloween! Join us on Saturday, October 28 from 2-4 pm for a spooktacular afternoon of ghostly and ghoulish tales in the home...

New Exhibit: Morbid Curiosities

  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...

[Update] Road Construction Around Evergreen House

  Update October 21: The Museum is open regular hours as of Saturday, October 21. Road construction will continue the week of October 23. Parking is limited to the four spots in front of the Museum and on Albert Street....

Executive Director Announcement

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...

Help Us Celebrate Helen Creighton’s Birthday on September 5

The Dartmouth Heritage Museum is delighted to present, in partnership with the Helen Creighton Folklore Society, a special viewing of the National Film Board Production, A Sigh and a Wish: Helen Creighton’s Maritimes on September 5, Helen’s birthday, at 7:00 pm in...

MP Darren Fisher Visits Evergreen

On Wednesday, August 23, we were happy to welcome to Evergreen House Darren Fisher, Member of Parliament for Dartmouth-Cole Harbour. He stopped in for a tour of the house and of our new exhibit, Explosion! Dartmouth’s Ordeal of the 1917...

Entertainment Added to Afternoon Tea at Evergreen

We are pleased to announce that guests at our Friday afternoon teas in August and on September 1 will be treated to music from siblings, Alistair and Lydia Maksym, and their mother, Jennifer Publicover. They will offer guests an enjoyable...