We acknowledge the financial support of the Ontario Trillium Foundation.
Partnership is a
Find out how we share our responsibilities with our community.
Events and Meetings remain suspended due to
Book your Museum Group Tour today and enjoy visiting beautiful historic Cannington.
The Village of Cannington Inc. 1876
Preserving the Past
Protecting the Present
Enlightening the Future
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 Historical Museum is located
in MacLeod Park.
It is open Saturdays and Sundays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m
June to September.
Contact us for a tour.
The Blacksmith and Carriage Shop located at 21 Laidlaw St S is an educational venue, a living history museum and home to the Society and its archives.
Cannington & Area Historical Society