Preserving and Promoting local history for the former Rideau Township
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Some RTHS books as Christmas presents? Why not?

Thinking about Christmas shopping yet? If you are or when you do, think about the publications of your Historical Society. They make excellent Christmas Gifts for anyone interested in the area in which we live. We have a selection of recently published books.

Recent Titles

For information see the publications page by clicking here

Dave Bartlett's book on heritage buildings in North Gower and the area is available online. Click here to visit the site.

Click here for more on RTHS history and interests.

Click here for links to popular sites such as other archives, historical societies, museums, and source of genealogical information.

Happening Now - What's New?

Quick link to last newsletter: click here to view last newsletter
Quick link to the October presentationn: click here for the write up.
Quick link to the Dickinson House Website

Page reviewed or updated November 14, 2014
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Mailing Address

Rideau Township Historical Society
Box 56, North Gower
Ontario, K0A 2T0


Email: Secretary RTHS


Contact Officers

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Acknowledgement

The Society gratefully acknowledges the financial support, advice, and assistance of the City of Ottawa for our endeavours.

Rideau Branch, Ottawa Archives, North Gower

Why Not Join the RTHS?

Attend the meetings and enjoy the presentations, meet other people interested in local history, find fascinating projects to volunteer for, get assistance and advice with genealogical and historical research, and learn more about local history.

Meetings are held monthly (except for July and August) at various locations in the former Rideau Township including Manotick, Kars, North Gower, and Carsonby. We also do excursions to historical points of interest.

Yearly membership costs are $10 for a single & $15 for a family.

To join contact the Membership Director.

The Christmas Party