Archives Re-opening

The Archives and the Gift Shop re-opened on Tuesday, March 7, 2017. The new operating hours are Tuesday to Thursday, 10am to 4pm. In addition, our Annual General Meeting was held at the Museum on Wednesday, March 22 (7pm).

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Press Release

PRESS RELEASE  – January 12, 2017 The Norfolk Historical Society is ceasing operation of the Eva Brook Donly Museum in Simcoe. Over the past number of years, the NHS has not been able to generate sufficient revenues to sustain the privately operated museum established in 1942. At a recent meeting

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New Video Channel about Norfolk History

  At the museum, we call him Mr. Norfolk. Dale Smout is a wealth of knowledge when it comes to Norfolk history.  He volunteers in our Archives and has been a board member. Dale has taken on a new project and is recording videos about Norfolk’s heritage, the buildings and people

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A Night of Wilderness and Wine in Norfolk County

In celebration of the 40th Anniversary of Norfolklore, we have arranged a rather exciting Norfolk County Experience. For the low cost of $10 a ticket, you could win a night of Wilderness and Wine. The lucky winner will receive a night in a Wilderness Adventure Cabin at Long Point Eco-Adventures,

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Volunteers

We are always in need of a few volunteers willing to offer up their talents to help continue to improve the museum and bring its’ many assets to the community. Currently, we are seeking: Garden Maintenance volunteers Front desk volunteers Special event volunteers Digitization Volunteers Children’s Programs Committee Organizers –

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Welcome to Our New Website

Hello Members and Friends, We would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to our new website. While change can take some getting used to we believe that in the end, this website will offer us more opportunities to engage with our members and friends. You will notice you

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