Smith Ennismore Historical Society

Record #: PET0046
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 01 Sep 2020


Description (Service) Focuses particularly on family history, and will provide research and research assistance on any topics of family history.
  • Publishes books on the history of the area
  • Publishes streaming videos about historical events on the website
  • Dedicated to historical preservation and historical recordings
  • Organizes educational bus trips around Eastern and Central Ontario
  • Presents historical information about Smith-Ennismore to individuals and groups

Service Details

Hours COVID19 Open by appointment only

Tue, Thu 1 pm-5 pm, or by appointment
Meetings: Monthly meetings on the third Thu at 7:30 pm, Dec-Mar 1 pm
Dates All year.
Areas Served Peterborough (County of) ; Selwyn Township
Eligibility 16 year(s) and up;
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees Membership - nominal annual fees for individuals and families ; Donation

Address and Location

Site Location Heritage Learning Centre - Entrance at Front of Building
Located In Community Selwyn Township
Address & Map
OPP Plaza, 849 Ward St
Selwyn, ON
Canada K0L 1H0
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Intersection Ward St - Gore St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Full accessibility meeting room upstairs

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-292-9430
Fax 705-760-9115
Primary Contact John Harris, Director of the Heritage Centre and Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 705-930-7221; Email:
Alternate Contact Lois Thompson, Secretary
Mailing Address c/o John Harris, President, Box 41 
Bridgenorth, ON 
Canada K0L 1H0

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