Organization / Program Name(s)Located In Description (Brief)
Architectural Conservancy of Ontario - Halton Hills, Halton Hills Branch - No Physical AddressHalton Hills Aims to preserve local heritage through education and advocacy * promotes understanding of The Ontario Heritage Act and an appreciation for sites of built and natural heritage in Halton Hills
Beach Canal Lighthouse GroupHamilton East Citizens working to ensure the Burlington Canal limestone lighthouse and light keeper's cottage, Canada's only complete light station remaining on Lake Ontario, are celebrated and preserved for genera ...
Bronte Historical SocietyOakville Holds open houses to view historical displays, general meetings, social gatherings, Arts on the Bluffs exhibits and other events throughout the year * Sovereign House available for rent ...
Bronte Historical Society, Sovereign HouseOakville an historical home constructed by Charles Sovereign between 1825 and 1846 * occupied by one of Canada's famous authors, Mazo de la Roche, from 1910-1915 * saved from demolition by the Bronte Historica ...
Burlington Historical SocietyBurlington Bring together people interested in the history of Burlington and district, and stimulates public awareness in local heritage * co-operates with local authorities and other organizations in ensuring t ...
Burlington Public Library, Central BranchBurlington Public library that offers: Collections: Items which may be borrowed include: Blu-rays * books (fiction, graphic novels, large print and non-fiction) * books on CDs * CDs * Daisy discs * DVDs * e-Read ...
Burlington Public Library, Aldershot BranchBurlington Public library that offers: Collections: Items which may be borrowed include: Blu-rays * books (fiction, graphic novels, large print and non-fiction) * books on CDs * CDs * Daisy discs * DVDs * e-Read ...
Burlington Public Library, Alton BranchBurlington Public library that offers: Collections: Items which may be borrowed include: Blu-rays * books (fiction, graphic novels, large print and non-fiction) * books on CDs * CDs * Daisy discs * DVDs * e-Read ...
Burlington Public Library, Brant Hills BranchBurlington Public library that offers: Collections: Items which may be borrowed include: Blu-rays * books (fiction, graphic novels, large print and non-fiction) * books on CDs * CDs * Daisy discs * DVDs * e-Read ...
Burlington Public Library, Kilbride BranchBurlington Public library that offers: Collections: Items which may be borrowed include: Blu-rays * books (fiction, graphic novels, large print and non-fiction) * books on CDs * CDs * Daisy discs * DVDs * e-Read ...
Burlington Public Library, New Appleby BranchBurlington Public library that offers: Collections: Items which may be borrowed include: Blu-rays * books (fiction, graphic novels, large print and non-fiction) * books on CDs * CDs * Daisy discs * DVDs * e-Read ...
Burlington Public Library, Tansley Woods BranchBurlington Public library that offers: Collections: Items which may be borrowed include: Blu-rays * books (fiction, graphic novels, large print and non-fiction) * books on CDs * CDs * Daisy discs * DVDs * e-Read ...
Burlington. Clerks Department, Heritage Burlington Advisory CommitteeBurlington Committee promotes the conservation of buildings that have architectural and historical significance * has created an inventory of historical homes within the city and develops detailed resumes of pro ...
Burlington. Parks and Recreation, Paletta Lakefront Park & MansionBurlington A 14 acre park along Burlington's waterfront * a unique blend of open spaces, wetlands, waterfront nature trails and pathways, which provide access to the lakeshore and panoramic views of Lake Ontario ...
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (The), LDS Family History Centre - Burlington Satellite SiteBurlington Burlington satellite location of the LDS Family History Centre in Hamilton, Ontario * provides printing and free access to online genealogical research tools, including Ancestry.com databases, Find My ...
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (The), Family History CentreHamilton Mountain East A research facility that assists persons to find historical and genealogical information concerning their ancestors. Extensive holdings for research in the British Isles and Ontario and access to gene ...
Conservation Halton, Milton - Crawford Lake Conservation Area, Conservation Land & Recreational TrailsMilton A 232 hectare park on the Niagara Escarpment in Milton. Offers: * Nassagaweya Canyon Interpretive Lookout * reconstructed Iroquoian village & heritage site * 19 km of hiking, snowshoeing and cross cou ...
Erland Lee MuseumStoney Creek - Upper A national historic site of Canada consisting of a Victorian-era home and carriage house, located on the edge of the Niagara Escarpment that is the birthplace of the Women's Institutes organization, t ...
Esquesing Historical SocietyGeorgetown Collects, preserves and publicizes the history of Esquesing Township, Halton County, Ontario
Friends of Devereaux House, Devereaux HouseGeorgetown Preserve and maintain the historic 19th century Devereaux House building and property * Provide facility rental for receptions and meetings * Annual Mother's Day Tea * Community allotment garden
Friends of Freeman StationBurlington Incorporated non-profit community group whose aim is to restore and preserve the historic Freeman Station for the enjoyment of current and future generations * built in 1906 by the Grand Trunk Railway ...
Halton Hills. Town Council, Halton Hills Town Hall, Heritage Halton Hills CommitteeHalton Hills * Advisory committee to the Council for the Town of Halton Hills * Members appointed by Council and a member of Council chairs the Committee * Concerned with preservation of sites that are of cultural ...
Halton. Regional Municipality of Halton, Heritage ServicesMilton Heritage Services fosters discovery, appreciation and understanding of the region’s heritage and manages Halton Region’s artifact and archival collections. Also support and coordinate a network of her ...
Heritage ActonActon A volunteer organization that aims to preserve and restore heritage buildings and other objects of historical interest in Acton * organization accepts donations and volunteer assistance * a registered ...
Heritage Foundation of Halton Hills (The)Halton Hills * raises public awareness of heritage issues and supports local heritage projects * assists local heritage groups with funding for local heritage projects in Halton Hills * provides limited grants to ...
Jewish Genealogical Society, Hamilton and AreaHamilton West Offers assistance to individuals with an interest in studying their Jewish heritage, both locally and through a network of resources supported by the International Association of Jewish Genealogical S ...
Milton Historical SocietyMilton Hosts various activities of a historical nature * placquing of historical homes * talks and slide presentations * new and reprinted publication of research material * preservation of archival material ...
Milton Historical Society, Waldie Blacksmith Shop and Carriage RoomMilton A living history museum dedicated to preserving the history of blacksmithing, not only as a profession, but also within Milton and Halton. * blacksmiths are usually working at the forge, except in win ...
Milton. Planning and Development, Heritage PermitsMilton A heritage permit allows owners of a designated heritage property to make alterations. According to the Ontario Heritage Act, owners of a designated property must receive the consent of their local Co ...
Milton. Town Council, Milton Town Hall, Heritage MiltonMilton Heritage Milton is an advisory committee of Milton Council that provides advice and assistance to Council, Town staff and private property owners on matters relating to the conservation of the communi ...
Museums of Burlington, Joseph Brant MuseumBurlington The Museums of Burlington (Joseph Brant Museum and Ireland House Museum) are dedicated to the preservation, promotion, and presentation of the heritage of Burlington Joseph Brant Museum is Burlington’ ...
Museums of Burlington, Ireland House MuseumBurlington The Museums of Burlington (Joseph Brant Museum and Ireland House Museum) are dedicated to the preservation, promotion, and presentation of the heritage of Burlington The Ireland House was built betwee ...
Nasagiweya Historical SocietyMilton The society works to research, collect, document and preserve pioneer information in the Township of Nassagaweya, and to share those findings with interested parties. * Nassagaweya Township is in the ...
National Trust for CanadaOttawa Member-based organization and registered charity * promotes the care and wise use of historic places * raises awareness through the national awards program, Heritage Day and the Top Ten Endangered Pla ...
Norval Heritage SocietyHalton Hills Collects and preserves historical information pertaining to the village of Norval
Oakville Historical SocietyOakville The Society's building contains: * exhibit rooms * archival storage * library * board room * office space * operates the Merrick Thomas House Museum in Lakeside Park Merrick House * offers special day ...
Oakville Historical Society, Merrick Thomas Farm House MuseumOakville An 1820's farm home with almost entirely original structure, furnished from the period * built in 1829 at the Thomas farm, west of Sixteen Mile Creek, and was moved to its current location in the mid- ...
Oakville Public Library, Central BranchOakville Provides access to information and resources for individual enrichment, education, recreation and entertainment. Collections include: * fiction and non fiction titles (books, downloadable e-books and ...
Oakville. Building, Planning and Development, Heritage Oakville Municipal Advisory CommitteeOakville An advisory body to Oakville Council recommending heritage properties deserving of protection and preservation or designation under the Ontario Heritage Act * reviews heritage permit applications, her ...
Ontario Electric Railway Historical Association, Streetcar MuseumMilton A full-size operating electric railway and museum, featuring historic electric railcars operating on two kilometers of track. * membership offers opportunity for unique volunteer work, learn new skill ...
Ontario Genealogical Society, Halton Peel Branch - Mailing AddressHalton Region Meetings feature speakers discussing local history and genealogical topics * some research assistance available * focuses on former Halton and Peel counties * can assist with tracing family origins in ...
Ontario Steam and Antique Preservers Association, Steam EraMilton Activities and exhibits include: * steam engines * gas tractors * gas engines * antique vehicles * models * memorabilia * food * saw-milling * souvenirs * trading post * toy show * flea market * kids ...
Trafalgar Township Historical Society, Old Palermo One Room SchoolhouseOakville The history of the older, agricultural communities of North Oakville is not very well acknowledged and with urban development on the formerly agricultural land north of Highway 5 (Dundas Street), the ...