Historic Place

Petrolia Discovery

519-882-0360

4281 Discovery Line, Petrolia, ON, Canada

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

In an age when few people traveled beyond the borders of their own home town, the pioneer oil men of Lambton County went out from the wilderness of Southwestern Ontario to discover most of the major oilfields of the world.Read more…

Workers Arts and Heritage Centre

(905) 522-3003

51 Stuart Street, Hamilton, ON, Canada

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Workers Arts and Heritage was conceived in the late 1980’s by a dynamic group of labour historians, artists, and union and community activists who gathered together to discuss the need for a place where workers’ history could be celebrated.Read more…

Bethune Memorial House NHS

705-687-4261

297 John Street North, Gravenhurst, ON, Canada

10: AM to 4:00 PM (last admission sold at 4 PM)

Bethune Memorial House commemorates the life and achievements of Canadian humanitarian, Dr. Norman Bethune. During the early 20th century, Dr. Norman Bethune became a medical pioneer, advocate for Canada’s universal health care system and revered Chinese cultural icon.Read more…

Fanshawe Pioneer Village

519-457-1296

1424 Clarke Road, London, ON, Canada

10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Fanshawe Pioneer Village is an early example of the museum type known as a “Pioneer Village,” initially developed in mid-20th century Ontario by Conservation Authorities.Read more…