February 17 - 23

10 am - 4 pm

Greetings from the Past Exhibit


February 17 - 23, 2019
10 am - 4 pm

Postcard and Greeting Card Exhibit
Circa 1907 - 1980's 

Maidstone is pleased to launch a new exhibit of early postcards and greeting cards for
all occasions.  See the changes through the years in textures, colours, subject matter
and social changes all through the mail.  Different from today's social media. 

Special thanks to Mr Wayne Bristow for donating hundreds of postcards and greeting cards.

Admission - Donation

March 9, 2019

5 pm

Maidstone Museum's Annual Pasta Dinner Fundraiser

Saturday, March 9, 2019 
Doors open at 5:00 pm    Dinner at 6:00 pm
at the Essex Legion

Featuring  "The Hospice Wellness Band"
Silent Auction - Door Prizes - Live Pie Auction

Tickets - $20 in advance
Info call 519-819-5318

September 27, 28, 29

10 am - 4 pm

Essex County in the War of 1812

Essex County in the War of 1812
Education Day - Friday, Sept 27, 2019
Public Days - Sept. 29 - 29, 2019
0pen 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Maidstone Museum will be partnering once again with Parks Canada Fort Malden to hold
it's 13th annual War of 1812 Encampment.  This year the event will be taking place at Fort 
Malden in Amherstburg.  This will allow us to present a bigger event with more activities for
communities of Essex County.
Period Encampments, Suttler's row, Speakers, Period Puppet Show, Cooking Demonstrations, 
Historic Weapons Demonstrations, Skirmishes, music, food and much, much more. 

For more info or to register your school call 519-819-5318


Maidstone Bicentennial Museum

1093 Puce Rd. RR 3 Essex, ON N8M 2X7
(519) 727-8811

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