Join us for tea!


Enjoy the museum gardens!


Web Map

Location: 259 Main Street, Wolfville, NS, B4P 1C6  

Phone: 902-542-9775


Parking is available on Victoria Avenue beside the Museum, on Main Street across from Willow Park, or a the Visitor Info Centre.


The museum is currently closed to visitors for the winter months. It will reopen May 20th for our 70th season.

Check our EVENTS page for WHS monthly programs and other events that are held throughout the winter! 

Hey guess what? We are hiring for our busy, busy, busy 2019 season. Check out the details by following this link:


While you’re searching about click here to watch this video our Curator/Manager Krystal Tanner and Wes Booth of Canopy Creative created as part of Wolfville’s 125th anniversary celebrations in 2018! Were you a part of the Wolfville 125 celebrations? Get your free “Wolfville is where it’s at” poster at Randall House Museum this summer! 











Looking back a little:  Check out this article on Randall House.

AND this video of a summer event at Prescott House!

And visit   – Wolfville Then and Now! to see how Wolfville has changed over the years!

And follow our facebook page here!

THE MONA PARSONS Project. After a Wolfville, Nova Scotia childhood, Parsons became a ‑1920’s New York chorus girl,a Depression-era nurse, the wife of a Dutch millionaire, an underground worker in the resistance, a prisoner of the Nazis, and an emaciated fugitive who walked across Nazi Germany in the dying months of World War .
Canada has never done anything to recognize or honour this brave Canadian—the only Canadian, female civilian to have been imprisoned by the Nazis. So members of the Women of Wolfville and the Wolfville Historical Society quietly began fund raising to erect a statue in Parsons’ memory. The statue was completed and erected on the grounds of the Wolfville Post office. For more information click here.


Memorial Book

Our Civic Memorial book has entries for prominent Wolfville citizens who are historically important to the town, and have provenance to the Historical Society. The entire list of entries is online and viewable by clicking this link or via our Resources page.


You can browse our collection of over three thousand artefacts on NovaMuse. What is NovaMuse? A collection of collections – A system to connect collections with the public — A place to share your knowledge or memory of an artefact. Many of our entries also contain pictures, so you can visit objects that may not be on display in our exhibits at the museum!


The Historical Society publishes quarterly newsletters for our membership and beyond. Browse our archive for historical information, and updates on the society’s recent doings!

A catalogue is available for our 2014 special exhibit “1914- War Comes to Wolfville”. View HERE


We gratefully acknowledge the support of the Town of Wolfville and the Nova Scotia Government, Department of Communities Culture and Heritage for the support of Randall House Museum and the activities of the Wolfville Historical Society.