The St. Joseph Museum & Archives is maintained and operated by volunteer members of the St. Joseph and Area Historical Society, St. Joseph, Ontario. We are society members of the Ontario Historical Society.

The St. Joseph Historical Society’s mandate is to:

  • preserve and celebrate the unique history of the area
  • promote this history
  • educate the public on this history.

Narcisse The Play


St. Joseph Memorial Park

located at the corner of Hwy 21 & the Zurich-Hensall Rd
Walk the paths and discover the history of the area as you read the story told on the plaques.
The park is also the home to our
Annual Breakfast in the Park
and Remembrance Day Service.

St. Joseph & Area Historical Society
Archives & Museum

The archives have been moved for storage and are in the process of being digitalized.
They will be available online for your convenience.
In the future you will be able to book a time to view the actual artifacts if needed.


In 2011 the Historical Society presented “Narcisse” an outdoor theatrical event. Click to find out more.

Click to watch the play.

In 2013 the Historical Society developed and presented the “White Hurricane”. Click to find out more.

Click to watch the play.