News & Updates



  • Heritage Day 2020 Cancelled

    5/12/2020 12:00:00 AM
    In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the emergency measures that have been put in place by the Province, the Burk's Falls and District Historical Society and the Township of Armour have cancell...




  • Merry Christmas 2019!

    12/16/2019 12:00:00 AM

    It was a cookie filled afternoon that will go down in history! This year we had 103 children come to our event to decorate cookies with Mrs. Claus and visit with Santa. A special thank you to th...





  • Happy Halloween 2019

    10/21/2019 12:00:00 AM

    A howling good time was had by all at the Watt Century Farmhouse's Halloween Party! The museum was transferred into a boo-seum with lots of treats and pumpkin carving. Happy Halloween, everyone!...





  • Halloween 2019

    9/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

    You’re invited to the Watt Farm House Heritage Centre for a howling good time and see the museum transformed into a boo-seum!  Come visit the Farm House on Sunday, October 20, 2019 from 1 –...





  • Almaguin Manor Residence

    9/5/2019 12:00:00 AM

    The M.A. Wittick Junior Public School has been transformed into the Almaguin Manor Residence and a public invitation is being extended to attend an open house on September 19, 2019, 178 Yonge St...





  • Vimy Ridge Combat Boots on Display!

    7/26/2019 12:00:00 AM

    Plan a visit to the Watt Farmhouse from August 6 - 9, 2019! We will have a pair of combat boots on display from Veterans Canada which were part of the 100th anniversary ceremony at Vimy Rid...





  • Heritage Day 2019

    7/16/2019 12:00:00 AM

    Heritage Day 2019 was all about survival.  It was a huge success and included numerous representatives to promote emergency preparedness.  The emergency services and agencies that part...





  • Firefighter Challenge 2019

    6/3/2019 12:00:00 AM

    The Burk's Falls & District Historical Society and the Township of Armour are proud to host the second annual Firefighter Challenge on Saturday, July 13, 2019.  This event will be held ...





  • It's Survival Day on Heritage Day 2019

    5/27/2019 12:00:00 AM

    It's Survival Day on July 13, 2019 and we are celebrating our 25th Anniversary!! The Township of Armour, the Burk’s Falls and District Historical Society and the Archives on Ontario will b...





  • 2019 Summer Heritage Assistant

    4/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

    The Burk's Falls and District Historical Society is accepting applications for a HERITAGE ASSISTANT for a full time student.

    Applications will be accepted until Friday, May 17, 2019 ...