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Heritage House Museum

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Well preserved history

Great old house. Interesting architecture facts about the house. Well preserved and has the only 2... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2016
ShawnAnnelize
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Brockville, Canada
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Interesting

An interesting view of early settler's lives. We went on a self guided tour. Friendly staff. Don't... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2016
BazRasty
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Hamilton, Canada
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  • Average7%
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22 Jul 2018
“An Interesting Take of Smiths Falls’ Heritage”
23 Jun 2018
“A step back in time”
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11 Old Slys Rd | K7a 4t6, Smiths Falls, Ontario K7A 3M3, Canada
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

This is a small museum, but it offers some interesting insights into Smiths Falls and its history. The museum may lack an overall theme, and could use some additional interpretation, but they present their artifacts well. Very reasonably priced, too, and the staff are friendly...More

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Reviewed June 23, 2018

This is a heritage home filled with antiques and period pieces with a fascinating history. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable. There was an additional exhibit (wedding dresses) that was an added delight.

Thank wanitaathome
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Very nicely presented period house featuring a history of Smiths Falls and its people. A really well furnished house in period furniture giving a natural feel and ambiance.

Thank Eamonn D
Reviewed November 4, 2016

Nice little museum. Welcoming staff who gave us a tour and answered questions. It was interesting to learn about the architecture of the building but I didn't get a good sense of why this family and this particular house has been cornerstone to the town....More

Thank K B
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Great old house. Interesting architecture facts about the house. Well preserved and has the only 2 story privy left in Ontario. Had the option to do a self guided tour or guided. Very friendly staff

Thank ShawnAnnelize
Reviewed September 12, 2016

You must check the local calendars for all the different and wonderful activities and limited showings they have. It is a gem of Smiths Falls

Thank Linda C
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

An interesting view of early settler's lives. We went on a self guided tour. Friendly staff. Don't miss the Victorian glass display.

Thank BazRasty
Reviewed July 15, 2016

For families with children on boats, the House Museum is an ideal walk along the canal from the marine basin. The collection of items can be the foundation for conversations with children about the history of the area. Children find particularly fascinating the fact that...More

Thank Travellingcanuck2012
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Waste of taxpayers dollars, it is an old house with old furniture, which in itself is not a problem. But the historic significense of the house has nothing to do with the furnishings, for the amount that it costs the tax payers to support offset...More

1  Thank James M
Reviewed August 22, 2015

This unique house was nice to tour. My father couldn't do the stairs to see the whole house, so our tour guide brought a iPad for him to look at the photos of the rooms! The gift shop in the coach house (?) is filled...More

1  Thank Danzur
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