Oakville Historical Society - discovering, preserving, promoting and sharing Oakville Ontario's historical heritage for over 55 years. Explore our site, or better yet, visit or call us to find out Oakville Historical Society Location more about local history and what we can provide, be it about the Town generally, your area, or possibly even your own home or family.

Now online: The Oakville Memories Project.

The Memories project is ongoing. Details

2013 events
are posted
Walk information
to follow
Another new on-line resource from OHS
Excerpts from The Garden of Canada!
We LOVE New Members -

of ALL Ages!

To say nothing of our Love for

Have a few free hours
on some Sunday afternoons?
New volunteers are needed
so we can open periodically on Sunday afternoons
to better serve those who can't
make it in during the week.
Please contact us for more info
by email or at 905-844-2695.
A special thanks to the:
Friends of the Society;
Ontario Ministry of Culture; and
the Town of Oakville;
for their on-going financial support.
Beautiful Oakville - 1897.
Schedule of Events.
Our Newsletters.
That D__ed Historical Society!
Historical Walks (summer)
Thomas House (summer)

The Oakville Temporary Hospital c1945 (mouse over for 2008), purchased and operated by the Oakville Lions Club 1946 - 1948.
Click here for the OHS exhibit Health Care As It Was.
The "Temporary Hospital" today (2008) - once again a private residence.