Talking Huron Historic Settlements & Archives Open House

Talking Huron Historic Settlements & Archives Open House

The first week of April is Archives Awareness Week in Ontario!  Join us April 4th at the Huron County Museum for an Open House in the archives, and a presentation about the Historic Settlements project by Huron County’s Public Works Department. Have you spotted the...
World War II Comfort Quilts with Lucie Heins

World War II Comfort Quilts with Lucie Heins

Join the Huron County Museum for a virtual presentation with Lucie Heins of the Royal Alberta Museum. This event is free or by donation. Register for the webinar on Eventbrite!  In 2023, a Red Cross Society quilt made in Exeter during the Second World War was donated...
A Closer Look: Secret Codes

A Closer Look: Secret Codes

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 a three-part series, Registrar Patti Lamb takes a closer look at a...
The Gathering Place Part 3: Interviews with Museum Staff

The Gathering Place Part 3: Interviews with Museum Staff

Over the course of the past several months that I’ve spent photographing artifacts at the museum, I’ve been lucky to get the perspectives of several different Huron County Museum staff members to see how they encounter objects and their narratives. Below are a...