IMPORTANT – PLEASE READ

Milton Historical Society will re-open for live blacksmith demonstrations on Sat. mornings in the spring of 2022. Our Archives will also open in the Spring or only by appointment. All other Society programming will be phased in as safely as possible. Please keep checking this website for further information about our upcoming programs and services, under the menu headings or email info@miltonhistoricalsociety.ca or 905-875-4156. 

In keeping with Government of Ontario and Halton Public Health safety protocols, what follows are the Society’s requirements for attending MHS activities:

  • As a facility we are still limited to capacity with all activities.
  • All guests must maintain a two-metre distance from one another;
  • All guests must wear a clean face mask at all times;
  • All guests must clean their hands with sanitizer provided by Milton Historical Society upon entering the Shop. Bottles of sanitizer are located at all entrances to the building.

We are looking forward to hosting you and your friends and families back at the Shop!

Welcome back!

Welcome

Welcome to the Milton Historical Society, located at 16 James Street in Milton, Ontario. We are above the Waldie Blacksmith Shop, one of the MHS major restoration projects.

The Milton Historical Society and the Waldie Blacksmith Shop are located in historic downtown Milton, between Main Street and Mill Street.

BECOME A MEMBER

Only $25 a year, or $40 for the whole family
THE WALDIE BLACKSMITH SHOP

Come watch the smiths at work, or take a class and learn this ancient craft

HISTORIC PROPERTIES

Learn more about some local Milton landmarks and the people who built them

ARCHIVES

Research Milton's history online or in person at our archives

BOOK SHOP

Bring history home with a book from our new online bookstore

UPCOMING EVENTS

Land Acknowledgement

The Milton Historical Society acknowledge the historical territory of the Huron-Wendat, Petun, Seneca, Neutral, Anishinaabe, and the Mississauga’s of the Credit First Nation.