The Oshawa Historical Society, along with the Oshawa Museum, runs exciting events throughout the year.

**We are endeavouring to keep this page up-to-date with the latest changes due to COVID-19. If you have questions about events or cancellations, please contact Lisa (

For a list of our Speaker Series dates and topics, please visit the Speaker Series page.

Upcoming Events 2022:

Annual Lamplight Tour

Celebrate the holiday season in traditional Victorian style by touring through Henry and Robinson Houses!  The houses are lit by oil lamps and are decorated in true holiday spirit.

The Durham Storytellers will join us again for Lamplight, entertaining visitors in each house.

Cost: $5/person or free for members of the Oshawa Historical Society.

Recurring Events

Sunday FUNday: LIVE

Our Sunday FUNdays are going virtual! Sunday FUNday LIVES are being livestreamed from the Oshawa Museum’s Facebook Page! Join us at 1pm on the first Sunday of the Month* for these topics:
*date/time subject to change

January 9 – Toys!

February 6 – Parlour Talk

March 6 – What is a Registrar (with Registrar Savannah)

April 3 – Read all about it! Newspapers

May 3 – May is Museum Month

June 5 – Introducing From Ship to Shore

July 3 – Best Regards… Letter writing Appreciation Week

August 7 – Carried Away with Carriages

September 4 – School Days

October 2 – Candlemaking

November 6 – Milk Stories

December 4 – Now Bring Us Some Figgy Pudding!