The Randall House Museum is operated by the Wolfville Historical Society, or the WHS. The WHS is a registered Canadian Charitable Organization, incorporated in Nova Scotia by the Societies Act. The Society’s mission is to interpret and maintiain the Randall House as a museum for the benefit of the residents of Wolfville, its surrounding communities, and its visitors. Responsibilities of The Society include:
• The employment of staff and volunteers to operate the Randall House as a seasonal museum
• The collection and preservation of records and objects of historical interest to Wolfville and the surrounding communities.
• Encouraging membership in The Society, interest in the museum and in local history, by means of meetings, historical addresses, and prepared historical papers.
• Advising the Town Council of Wolfville, or any of its commissions or committees, on matters related to preservation and presentation of the history of Wolfville, including the naming of streets and parks and the preservation of buildings.
1914: War Comes to Wolfville
A PROJECT OF THE WOLFVILLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY
with the generous assistance of the Town of Wolfville and the Province of Nova Scotia
While most of our Project events are over, Randall House is still open until Sept. 28th. Do stop in and see the Great War exhibit still on display. Also note the several installations on view around town marking locations of significance during the Great War period.
- For Past Events connected with this project see our Projects page.
- Did you miss the Exhibit? View the Exhibit Catalogue
Our next meeting Wednesday October 15th will feature a member of the Society of Friends, Sharon MacDonald who will speak on Opposition to the Great War.
Time : 2 p.m.