Currently closed
Sunday 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Moreston Heritage Village
Currently closed
Sunday 11:00 am-4:30 pm
Currently closed
Sunday Closed

Pratie Oaten Irish Festival


Grey Roots celebrates its 8th annual Pratie Oaten Irish Festival in Moreston Heritage Village! The potatoes are dug and its time boil up a pot of  “lumpers” to make a batch of everyone’s favourite,

Castle Builder

May 27th, 2017 - January 6th, 2018

Builders of all ages are invited to explore, build and play in the traveling exhibition –Castle Builder!

Black Roots in Grey

May 21st, 2016 - December 31st, 2017

Black Roots in Grey is the next chapter in the history of Grey County’s Black community.

Summer KidsCamp


Grey Roots KidsCamp is an exciting way to spend your summer! We offer eight exciting weeks of activity-based programs inspired by our collections and visiting exhibits.

Mid-Autumn Moon Celebration

Join us for Mid-Autumn Moon; a festival partnership with the Grey Bruce Chinese Culture and Heritage Association!

Halloween Super Science Show

October 28th, 2017 - October 28th, 2017
Electrochemistry, air cannons, fog storms... plenty of audience “woahs” are guaranteed in this incredible show! Presented by Safari Science.

Nahnebahwequay – Standing up to Colonial Injustice

In 1860 a courageous Ojibwe (Mississauga) woman, Nahnebahwequay, or “Nahnee”, known in English as Catharine Sutton, crossed the North Atlantic. She presented important land claims to Queen Victoria at Buckingham Palace.  In honour of Donald B.

Mollie Wilson - Archives Volunteer

Grey Battalions in the Great War

Beginning of the European War

Great Britain declared war against Germany on August 4, 1914. The Dominion of Canada was a colony of the British Empire. As such, Canada automatically became at war with Germany too. Many Canadians, especially in Ontario, wanted to help.

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Black History in Grey County

Black citizens have been a part of Grey County, since the very first non-Native settlers arrived in the northernmost part of the Queen's Bush. Some of these early pioneers were born in Canada, whilst others had only recently slipped the bonds of slavery in the Upper South.

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