Petawawa Heritage Village
Région touristique : Renfrew
The Petawawa Heritage Society, an incorporated entity with charitable donation status and has been in operation for 11 years. The mandate for the Society includes collecting, and preserving materials pertaining to the history of Town of Petawawa. This is achieved through the Petawawa Heritage Village which is Situated on 3.5 picturesque acres in the heart of the of Petawawa where history is alive and ready for your visit. Stroll the pathways of the past and experience life in Petawawa as it once was from 1850 to 1910. The Petawawa Heritage Village provides an opportunity to visit 8 historical and replica buildings from the 19th and early 20th century and the aboriginal camp. You will also find volunteers interpreting the history of the area through historical interpretive programming, education & publications.
Pioneer Experience: 04 juin 2013 à 28 juin 2013
Renseignements sur les collections
Early education, Carpentry tools, logging, tools, farm tools, farm machinery, household items(ceramic, porcelin, tin,quilting,spinning and lap weaving, hand sewing, vintage clothing) german bibles , prayer books,fur trade and trapper equipment, fur pelts, Pioneer homestead items, butter churn, spinning, wood cook stove, apple peeler,
Nombre approximatif d'objets ou de spécimens dans la collection : 6 000
Circa 1800 farm, logging, trapping, family home, railway CP, out door Quebec oven, aboriginal camp
Architectural Records •
European and early Canadian
Ceramics, Porcelain or Pottery •
Furniture or Furnishings •
Autre : rail lantern, large model working Case steam engine and water cart, luggage carts, different types of wood stoves.
Canadian • Aboriginal or First Nations • European
Autre période : 1865-1910
Média : Photography
Clocks or Time-Keeping Devices
Costumes and Accessories
Furniture or Furnishings
Household Objects or Domestic Technology
Maps, Charts, Plans or Blueprints
Toys and Games
WE are located on 3.5 acres of of natural woodland in the heart of Petawawa. We also have a heritage garden.
Collections biologiques ou plantes et animaux
Agricultural or Domestic • Living Collections • Botany : Fungi : Non-Vascular Plants : Lichens : Mosses (Bryophyte) : Non-Flowering Plants : Seed Plants • Zoology : Invertebrates : Worms (Annelida) : Millipedes or Centipedes (Myriapoda) : Spiders (Arachnida) : Insects (Insecta) : Vertebrates : Reptiles (Reptilia) : Birds (Aves) : Mammals (Mammalia)
Grade 1-4 School day trips (Booking required)
Senior tours (Booking required)
Services de recherche
We mantain record of the first land grants, some census records, historical information on the town its people and its growth, photos of some of the early families
Archival Records •
1. Village Education Programs " Pioneer Experience"
Petawawa Heritage Village education programming is designed in accordance with the Ministry of Education, Ontario Curriculum. Each education program connects directly with the curriculum expectations found in the Social Studies/History & Geography curriculum. Many of our education programs provide students and educators with the cross-curriculum opportunities to increase student learning in the Arts, Language, Science & Technology and Physical Education strands.
2. Aboriginal women’s drumming circle
3. A day with the Blacksmith
4. Summer Youth Interpreter Program began July 2 and ran till Aug 29th This is a fun and interesting way to complete your Community Volunteer hours. This program is offered to youths ages 14 to 18 who want to live the life of a 19th century teenager.
: Age 5-11 (k-6)
Autre : We offer oppertunities for the Boys Scouts of Canada to come and earn badges. Information tours to service groups.
Information aux Visiteurs
guided tours, re-enactment, interactive tasks.
Accessible by Public Transportation
Children's Activities or Services
Information Centre or Desk
Nature Trails, Walks or Gardens
Special Needs Facilities
Autres visites guidées : We can provide German & French tour but only for advanced bookings
Services de bénévoles
Volunteer Services Available •
Volunteer Training Offered
Nombre de bénévoles : 34
Tâches : School Master, Laundry at the Molson house, carpentry work, Black smith, Hit and Miss engines, Logging 2 man saw & squaring timber, carding wool,train master, out door oven cooking, heritage garden, grounds work, painters, general labour,pick up and delivery, collection management, secratary, fund raising, public relations, marketing, finance,historical data, collection, collecting and story writing for publication, .
$15.00 individual, $25.00 Family, $50.00 corperate $350 life time.
Free admission to site daily (doesn't include special events)
Discount on special event booking per year(reunion, picnic
Invitation to Christmas pot luck,
Information notice of all activities events & Festivals.
Services de restauration
Liens touristiques locaux
Publications et produits
Annual Reports •
Autre : Photo album
Images en vedette
176 Civic Center Rd
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Petawawa Heritage Village
16 Civic Center Rd, Petawawa, Ontario
We open May 25 - Sept 01
Sept 02 - Nov 02 Special events listed on web site
Tours by appointment- 613-687-5054
Ouvert : 10 am - 4 pm
Last guided tour at 5 pm
Canada Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving
Droits d'entrée :
Adults $7.00 Including HST
Children under 5 years free