OMA Canada 150 Digital Collection

We have recently been featured as part of this digital collection. We encourage you to take a look and learn about some objects in various Ontario museum collections that speak to our “Canadian-ness.” http://www.museumsontario.ca/museum/Aurora-Historical-Society-and/insiders-look/Advice-Gratis-Sign http://www.museumsontario.ca/insiders-look?fcp=499

AHS Speaker Series 2016: Jacqueline Stuart – Aurora and the Home Front Recap

On September 21st, the Aurora Historical Society’s 2016 Speaker Series came to an end. Jacqueline Stuart joined us here at Hillary House and discussed the impacts the First World War had on the town of Aurora, as well as the steps local Auroran’s took in order to aid and support the troops, many of which … Read moreAHS Speaker Series 2016: Jacqueline Stuart – Aurora and the Home Front Recap

AHS Publications Presents: Hillary House “The Manor”

“Where shall we live? … Where can we hope to find a house which will be suitable for ourselves, six children and a small income? … We must have a good sized dining room, small drawing-room, and a breakfast room, which may be converted into a school room. It must have a nursery and five … Read moreAHS Publications Presents: Hillary House “The Manor”