Photo of Dorset Heritage Day

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Stanhope Heritage Day has been cancelled for 2021.

Celebrate Heritage Day at the Dorset Heritage Museum, an annual event celebrating our unique local history and culture. 

When: Held each year on the first Saturday of July, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  (Note: in 2018 the event will be held on Saturday, June 30th)

Where:  The Dorset Heritage Museum is located at 1040 Main Street, Dorset, ON

Take part in the interactive heritage exhibits on the museum lawn, where you will also find a Unique Market Place featuring local artists, crafts and food delectables! There are lots of exhibits inside the museum, old favourites and new ones too! Featuring a wonderful photo collection, Dorset School history, the Dorset Ice Palace where many hockey games took place, family life and the tools they used and the fun they had!  

Free admission.  Good times for all ages!

Check the Township Calendar for this year's date. 

Contact Information

Looking for more details or want to be a part of this event?   Contact the Dorset Heritage Museum at 705-766-0323 or