Special Exhibits

Special exhibits developed for outreach.

Lost Villages
Based on a series of 3 panels of the once-thriving waterfront villages of Chelsea Island, Kirk’s Ferry and Cascades before they were submerged by the flooding of the Gatineau River in 1926-1927.

A walk through History in the Meech Creek Valley
A walk that presents the history of the Meech Creek Valley through a series of panels and information points at strategic locations along Cross Loop Road in Chelsea sponsored and supported by the Municipality of Chelsea, the National Capital Commission (NCC), the Conférence Régional des Élus de l’Outaouais (CRÉO), the MRC des Collines-de-l’Outaouais and the Gatineau ValleyHistorical Society.

Chelsea Community Trail
Historical signs placed along the Chelsea Community Trail from Chelsea to Farm Piont sponsored by the Municipality of Chelsea, Sentiers Chelsea Trails, Voie Verte Chelsea and the Gatineau Valley Historical Society.

Wakefield "Then <-- and --> Now"
Special exhibit using a slider of a number of sites in Wakefield showing images of buildings in the past and the present.