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Maidstone Bicentennial Museum

The Township of Maidstone and Area Bicentennial Museum


About the Museum:

     Our museum, once the townhall, houses artifacts that reflect life around the 1900's.  Exhibits include classroom, bedroom, and kitchen areas displaying items on loan or donated by township residents.  Our back room holds tools and farming equipment.

The Historic society meets on the second Thursday of each month at 7:30 PM at the museum.  Visitors and new members are always welcome.

Special Events / Activities:

  Children's Summer Program
     (9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday mornings in August)

  Heritage Day
     (celebrated in February for the public)

  Special Children's Programs -volunteer permitting
     (Easter, Christmas, Halloween)

  Any school groups are welcome to arrange for a visit by calling (519) 727-3766

Picture Gallery:

Some of the museum's well-designed displays are shown below.
(click on the images to enlarge!)

antique bottles
antique bottles
kitchen table
kitchen table
knit items
knit items

Museum Hours:

** Open by Appointment **

Please contact Sue Sylvester (president) (519) 727-3766
for appointment times and more museum information.


  • A minimal donation of .50 - 1.00$ is appreciated

  • Annual memberships are available:  10$- family, 5$ - individual


1093  Puce Rd.
Lakeshore Township



Mailing Address:

c/o Mrs. Sue Sylvester
192 13-14 sideroad,
RR #2 Maidstone, Ontario

phone: (519) 727-3766

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If you're looking to brush up on your heritage, plan to visit the Township of Maidstone and Area Bicentennial Museum!

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