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Historic House

This is well preserved historic house. The building houses a display of local artifacts which... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
trainfan2000
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Hamilton, Canada
Living History

Connell House is an active historical building located in central Woodstock. It is operated by the... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Ronald M
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Woodstock, Canada
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26 Oct 2017
“Historic House”
5 Oct 2017
“Living History”
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Built for the Honourable Charles Connell in 1839, Connell House is a National Historic Site and home to the Carleton County Historical Society. Connell House is used for exhibits, weddings, & meetings.
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128 Connell St, Woodstock, New Brunswick E7M 1L5, Canada
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+1 506-328-9706
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

This is well preserved historic house. The building houses a display of local artifacts which focused on Canada's 150 year celebrations. The display was interesting and the house is worth seeing as a beautiful example of a Greek Revival Victorian home.

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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Connell House is an active historical building located in central Woodstock. It is operated by the Carleton County Historical Society. It is available for guest speakers, Concerts, Readings, meetings and entertainment functions. Meals are sometimes catered and are of good quality. Guides are available and...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Interesting historical facts, very kind staff We were able to acquire photographs of this quaint town as momentous of our travels .

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

We rented the Connell house for a bridal shower. It was lovely and the food was excellent. What a unque setting for a party

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

We visited Connell house on a visit to Woodstock from Saint John. The lady we were visiting treated us to a tea at Connell House. It was excellent and the servers doted on our request for more than a couple of cups of tea. Made...More

Thank pamelablizzard
Reviewed 27 July 2016

As is true of many of the historic homes that are open to the public in this part Canada, they are more a collection of exhibits, rather than having a focus on the house itself. That said, this place had some very interesting exhibits. We...More

Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Connell House is a beautiful old house restored and maintained by the Carleton County Historical Society. We had a wonderful tour by the curator and she also made lunch for our group!! I loved the story of how George Connell put his picture on a...More

Thank Astrid1511
Reviewed 4 June 2016

We toured Connell House as part of a history tour. It is a nicely restored almost 200 year old home that is the home of the Carleton County Historical Society. They have a nice collection of paintings, photographs and artifacts from Woodstock and the County's...More

Thank CFofLL
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Connell House is a beautifully restored and maintained historic property available as a venue for events or to wander through and enjoy the local art work and artifacts

Thank Ryan1954
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Drop by for a $5 tour of this local historical treasure. George Connell was an early PostMaster General of Canada and famously put his own mug on a 5 cent stamp. House is undergoing renovations but is a nice image of local life in the...More

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