Partnership is a
two-way street. 
Find out how we share our responsibilities with our community.

Ontario Trillium Foundation

Museum is open Saturdays and Sundays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m
July 1st to September4th.

Contact us for a week day tour.


About Us

We acknowledge the financial support of the Ontario Trillium Foundation.

Preserving the Past

Protecting the Present
Enlightening the Future


Blacksmith Shop

 ​​​"Call Them Blessed"


Book your Museum Group Tour today and enjoy visiting beautiful historic Cannington.

Members' Show & Tell

​Bring in a family artifact or  anecdote about an ancestor

to share with the rest of us!

​Sun., Jan. 12th

​2:00 at the Legion​​

Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program


It is our intent to restore the Blacksmith Shop (c. 1875) at

21 Laidlaw St S as a working shop and museum area. 

Contact us for a tour.

Cannington & Area Historical Society


​​​​The Cannington & Area
Historical Society is a
not-for-profit corporation,
run by volunteers. We own and operate a local history “village museum” of rescued buildings and artifacts that attracts over 2,000
visitors seasonally.

We acknowledge the financial support of the Government of Canada.

The Village of Cannington Inc. 1876


​Islay Lambert

Join our community!

​2019 memberships  now open!

Contact us for more information.