Bronte Historical Society

Site: Oakville

Record #: OAK3168
Last Full Update: 01 Feb 2024

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-825-5552
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram
Primary Contact Patti Smart-Leard, President
Volunteer Coordinator Margaret White, Resource Coordinator
Contact Form

Agency Information

Description (Agency)

A registered charitable organization working to preserve the history of Bronte

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1985
Funding Fundraising ; Membership fees
Elections AGM April

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Works to preserve the history of Bronte

  • holds open houses at Sovereign House to view historical displays, hold general meetings and have social gatherings
  • Arts on the Bluffs exhibits and other events held throughout the year
  • researchers can request access to the Society’s resources and receive assistance with their interest in Bronte, it’s history and the people who settled here
  • Sovereign House available for rent
  • Wed, Sat, Sun 1-4 pm, May to Oct 
  • Board meets quarterly at Sovereign House, contact Resource Coordinator to confirm date
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility No restrictions

Apply for membership online

Languages English
Fees Membership ; Donation ; Admission - for some events

Site Information

Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Sovereign House
7 West River St
Oakville, ON L6L 6N9
Intersection Bronte Rd and Lakeshore Rd W
Physical Access Partially Accessible - upper floor not accessible

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Arts / Culture
HCSD Sub Heading Historic Preservation ; Museums & Historical Societies
Service Categories Historic Preservation ; Historical Societies

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