August 17 event in support of Stratford Perth Museum now a joint effort with Rostock Community Hall committee The Stratford Perth Museum’s Flavours of Perth Barbecue takes place every August and has been in various places in Perth County over the last 15 years. This year, thanks to a new partnership with the Rostock Community… Read more »
Starting August 1, join a friendly and informed community docent on Thursdays for an interactive, vibrant guided-tour of the museum’s current exhibitions. These drop-in tours, are open to all ages and all levels of curiosity! Regular admission applies. Thursday Tours Twice Daily: 10:30am-12pm | 2:00pm-3:30pm Dates: August 1 | August 8 | August 15 |… Read more »
Step back into time this summer for a week-long, fun-filled Schoolhouse Museum Camp. Situated in Perth County’s oldest one-room school, campers will experience doses of early 1900’s student life. From quill pens and ink, slate boards and spelling bees to art, play making, music and loads of outdoor fun, this unique camp experience is guaranteed… Read more »
Calling all groovy peace loving campers! Inspired by the launch of our summer exhibition The Revols / The Road to Woodstock, this five days of peace, love & music camp will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the legendary rock festival, The Woodstock Music and Art Fair. Campers will explore Woodstock’s counterculture scene through music, food,… Read more »
50 years ago today half a million hippies made their way to Max Yasgur's farm near Bethel, New York for three days of peace, love and music. Come to the Stratford Perth Museum this weekend to see our Road to Woodstock exhibit and discover more about Stratford natives Ken Kalmusky, Richard Manuel and John Till. Half a century ago Manuel (The Band) and Till (Janis Joplin) were on stage at Woodstock. We tell you how they got there ... ...