Poor House Tours - This event has already occurred
Saturday, July 15, 2023 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Upcoming Dates:Saturday, July 22, 2023 1:00 pm
Saturday, July 29, 2023 1:00 pm
Saturday, August 5, 2023 1:00 pm
Saturday, August 12, 2023 1:00 pm
Saturday, August 19, 2023 1:00 pm
0536 Wellington Road 18
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Take a tour inside the Poor House - now home to the Wellington County Museum and Archives, a National Historic Site. Tour the halls and learn the history of the building - built in 1877 as a place of refuge for the poor, homeless and destitute people of Wellington County. Hear staff and resident stories, and learn about social expectations of the time.
Saturday's through July and August, 1:00-2:00pm. No registration needed, drop ins welcome. $5 per person, or $10 for a family.