Hours of Operation

Please note our hours of operation vary by service.

Wednesday to Sunday 9am-5pm

Summer Hours begin July 2, 2022 until August 29, 2022.

SPRING & FALL: Wednesdays, 10am-3pm, by appointment.

SUMMER: Same as Museum.

WINTER (December through to March 1): Closed.

Please book an appointment to help us plan your visit.

Grounds open year-round.

Interpretive Centre open July & August only, Wednesday to Sunday 9am-5pm.

Get in Touch

One of our volunteers will be happy to assist you. Please remember we have seasonal hours, and in the fall and winter it may be a few days before we receive your message.

Museum/Genealogy Address

281 King Street, PO Box 2335, Windsor, NS B0N 2T0

Fort Edward Address

67 Fort Edward Street, Windsor, NS


+1 902-798-4706


Send a message

Get in touch! You can also use this form to Book an Appointment for our Research Centre.

    Find our Museum

    To reach the museum via HWY 101:

    • Take exit 6 from HWY 101. You are now on Water Street.
    • Drive along Water Street towards downtown Windsor.
    • Take the first left onto King Street.
    • Go past the Fire Department and over the hill you should see a blue-gray church on the left, with a large "Museum" sign.

    Find Fort Edward

    The Blockhouse is open with guided service in the summer, free of charge. Grounds are open year-round.

    To reach the Fort via HWY 101:

    • Take Exit 6 toward NS-1.
    • Turn right onto Upper Water Street.
    • Turn left onto Evangeline Trail/King Street.
    • Take the 2nd Left onto Fort Edward Street.
    • Parking is on the right at the top of the hill.
    WHHS Logo web use
    Hours of Operation

    Please click here for updated hours.
    Please inquire for special events or tours.

    281 King Street
    PO Box 2335
    Windsor, NS B0N 2T0
    +1 902-798-4706

    Sign up to receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 1,395 other subscribers

    Scroll to Top