• Museum
    West Hants Historical Society Museum, Windsor, NS

West Hants Historical Society Museum

The West Hants Historical Society collects and preserves artifacts and historical information related to Hants County, Nova Scotia. In early 1991 the old Methodist church on King Street in Windsor was acquired by the WHHS. The society now owns over 1,000 artifacts (read more about our society on our about us page).

Areas of Interest

  • The 84th Regiment
  • The Mi'kmaq
  • The Acadians
  • The Loyalists
  • The Planters
  • Fort Edward
  • Genealogies
  • The Great Windsor Fire of 1897
  • Shipbuilding
  • Life and Business in the Area

Educational Programming

The WHHS encourages local schools, day camps and other organizations to visit the museum. Our program includes a guided tour as well as special activities. The museum is available from June through to August.

If you would like to plan a visit, please feel free to contact us!