Historic Huron Settlements: Ainleyville

Historic Huron Settlements: Ainleyville

If you’re out touring County Roads this summer, you may notice some new brown and white heritage signs marking Huron County’s historic settlements. The project was initiated by the County’s Public Works Department as a way to remember these...
The Huron Historic Gaol is a One of a Kind Building

The Huron Historic Gaol is a One of a Kind Building

Kyra Lewis, Huron Historic Gaol outreach and engagement assistant, explores the architectural history of the Huron Historic Gaol. The Huron Historic Gaol is a one of a kind building: predating Confederation, this anomaly has stood for over 181 years. Despite being...
The Henderson Collection Revisited

The Henderson Collection Revisited

Livia Picado Swan, Huron County Archives assistant, is working on the Henderson Collection this summer. Thanks to a grant from the Young Canada Works Heritage Programme, The Digitized Henderson Gallery is getting a new home! The original photographs, digitized by...
A Closer Look: Deaccessioning Artifacts

A Closer Look: Deaccessioning Artifacts

Take a closer look at the Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol and its collections as staff share stories about some well-known and some not-so-well-known features, artifacts, and more. In the last of a three-part series, Registrar Patti Lamb takes a closer look at...
A Closer Look: Collecting at the Huron County Museum

A Closer Look: Collecting at the Huron County Museum

Take a closer look at the Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol and its collections as staff share stories about some well-known and some not-so-well-known features, artifacts, and more. In the second of a three-part series, Registrar Patti Lamb takes a closer look...