We acknowledge the financial support of the Ontario Trillium Foundation.

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

Preserving the Past

Protecting the Present
Enlightening the Future

Ontario Trillium Foundation

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.


Cannington & Area Historical Society

We acknowledge the financial support of the Government of Canada.


Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program

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.

Jane's Walk Brock 2021

Join our community of determined and dedicated volunteers.
We have an impressive array of opportunities available!

2022 Memberships  now open!

 ​​​"Call Them Blessed"

The Village of Cannington Inc. 1876


​Islay Lambert

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

​​​​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.

General Meeting
Sunday May 1, 2022

2:00 pm Cannington Baptist Church

'Show & Share'

Bring an artifact or ancestor to share your story

Light Refreshments provided

No cost - all welcome

Memberships and 'Call them Blessed' on sale