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Wellington Heritage Museum

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Lovey people

Very interesting display. and the building was beautiful. Amazing to see the simplicity of older... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
albaby13
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Peterborough, Canada
Very interesting local history

This little museum never fails to please. For those who don't know Quakers (Society of Friends... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
Lilley1914
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Ontario, Canada
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19 Aug 2018
“Lovey people”
20 May 2017
“Very interesting local history”
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290 Wellington Main Street, Wellington, Ontario K0K 3L0, Canada
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

Very interesting display. and the building was beautiful. Amazing to see the simplicity of older times. Ladies working there were very helpful and informative

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank albaby13
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This little museum never fails to please. For those who don't know Quakers (Society of Friends) settled Wellington and operated the West Lake School nearby, a regular display about their history features here. Today was a focus on canning - one of the County's significant...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Lilley1914
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

A very nice and interesting place to visit, you should take the tour with a guide. The building it is amazing and everything's is inside it is worth it to visit.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank 702map
Reviewed 10 July 2016

This is an interesting introduction to the local history of the Quaker community in Prince Edward County. It is a same museum but a good starting point to prepare you history exploration of Prince Edward County. The staff can help you to identify you exploration...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank C4167LWjohns
Reviewed 5 July 2016

With the person who is 'hosting' the museum, it's a fun place to learn information about what this area was like over the hundred or more years. It makes the town even a nice place to visit when you know where it came from.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank suzanneo413
Reviewed 20 June 2016

There are 5 museums in the county. Each deals with only 1 or 2 parts of local history. This one deals with the canning industry and the Quakers. It is informative without being overwhelming. Located right in the heart of Wellington it is easy to...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank GillianML
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Small (free) museum giving a little background on Wellington's history and the importance of the canning industry to the region. Very helpful and friendly staff - but then isn't everyone in Canada helpful and friendly!

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Pennydoctor
Reviewed 21 February 2014

it's a small museum but nevertheless worth while visiting while in Wellington, nice and welcoming staff!

Date of experience: November 2013
Thank CarolinB225
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