Pumpkinfest "Open House" at Wellington Heritage Museum

October 14 - The Museum is open for the day, taking part in the Village of Wellington's celebration of all things pumpkin!  Craft vendors will be on site, including a table of beautiful products courtesy of the Friends of Wellington Heritage Museum. The Friends also offer their famous pancake breakfast at the nearby Town Hall. Arrive early to get your fill of pancakes, sausage and a delicious compote creation! Entry to the museum is by donation!

290 Main Street, Wellington (Museum)


Jennifer Lyons, Head Curator

613.476.2148 x2521  or


Wassail through the Centuries!

Christmas at Macaulay Heritage Park (in the church this year!)

November 18, 25 & December 2 - "Time travel" to four different eras for a true feeling of Christmas past! 1780s/90s, 1850s/60s, 1940s/50s, & 1970s/80s. Featuring our annual bake sale, including traditional plum puddings!  Musicians will be performing carols of the season, begining at 2pm each day.  Munch on some heritage recipes in our "Christmas Cafe," pick up a unique stocking stuffer for someone special, try your hand at period toys and games, and chat with our costumed characters from bygone days. 

23 Church Street, Picton

Free admission (goodwill offerings appreciated). The event runs 1-5pm during the three Saturdays of Wassail.

Jennifer Lyons, Head Curator
613.476.2148 x2521 or