The Blockhouse Museum is closed for the summer 2020 season.

We are planning on opening for the 2021 season!

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Welcome to the MDHS!

MDHS is a volunteer-run organization based in the Village of Merrickville-Wolford, a beautiful historic village spanning the Rideau Canal, between Smiths Falls and Kemptville. MDHS is mandated to encourage interest in the history and heritage of Merrickville-Wolford and to manage the museum at the Merrickville Blockhouse. 

Annual General Meeting

The AGM will be held Tuesday, February 16, 2021 via ZOOM.  If you were a paid-up member during the 2019-2020 year (1 November 2019 - 31 October 2020), please email info@merrickvillehistory.org to ensure that you receive your link to this virtual meeting.

To subscribe for 2021, visit our Newsletter page.

It's time to pay for your 2021 MDHS Membership!

MDHS' membership year runs from Nov. 1 to Oct. 31.

For information on how to join the the Society or renew your membership dues, see the details provided on our Membership page or check out our blog.

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