Brant St after rain 1919
Brant St after rain 1919
Local fruit sold in England ca 1922
Local fruit sold in England ca 1922
Ist Company Burlington Boy Scouts on parade with scoutmaster George Johnson, 1950
Ist Company Burlington Boy Scouts on parade with scoutmaster George Johnson, 1950
Berry pickers working the W. F. W. Fisher Farm, ca 1902
Berry pickers working the W. F. W. Fisher Farm, ca 1902
Table Tennis 1947-48
Table Tennis 1947-48
923 Brant Street, 1961
923 Brant Street, 1961
Virtue Motors with a parade band marching on Lakeshore Road, ca 1920
Virtue Motors with a parade band marching on Lakeshore Road, ca 1920
Canal Amusement Park, Burlington Beach, ca 1950
Canal Amusement Park, Burlington Beach, ca 1950
Bird’s-eye view of the Burlington Lakeshore, detail, 1946 – 1948
Bird’s-eye view of the Burlington Lakeshore, detail, 1946 – 1948
‘Willie’ Flatt Jr, enjoying the view
‘Willie’ Flatt Jr,  enjoying the view
Sons of England (S.O.E.) float in 1912
Sons of England (S.O.E.) float in 1912
Burlington Beach, ca 1955
Burlington Beach, ca 1955
Townsend Ave, 1951
Townsend Ave, 1951
Royal Botanical Gardens children’s garden, 1955
Royal Botanical Gardens children’s garden, 1955
Firemens’ Convention parade on Brant Street, 1924
Firemens’ Convention parade on Brant Street, 1924
About Burlington Historical Society

About Burlington Historical Society

The Burlington Historical Society (BHS) is a registered charity, founded in 1899 and has been serving the community for over 50 years as an affiliated member of the Ontario Historical Society. Our Mission:  preserve and share Burlington’s past for the enjoyment and education of the community, making our history accessible and relevant for today while

Outreach

Outreach

We respond to many requests from organizations who want us to share our knowledge of Burlington’s history.  We also work with the public to secure insight into Burlington’s past from those that were actually there. We are engaged in activities such as: Presentations to church groups, associations, etc. as well as public programs providing a

Membership

Membership

Yes! I want to join! Join us by completing the application form below and emailing  to info@burlingtonhistorical.ca. Please print and fill out a Membership Application Form and bring it to a meeting.