The Chester Municipal Heritage Society was established in 1981 to promote and cultivate awareness of the unique heritage of the Municipality of the District of Chester for the enjoyment and benefit of present and future generations through the preservation of historically significant properties and the delivery of educational programming.
Chester Municipal Heritage Society
Comprised of:Lordly House Museum Maple Cottage - research centre Chester Train Station Lordly ParkHawboldt Display Forman Hawboldt - Inventor and EntrepreneurYou can view a portion our collection at We also offer a show case of local talent at Treasure Hunt information at
Wednesday Afternoon Craft Circle - come and enjoy conversation, crafts and a cold glass of Iced Tea or Lemonade begins July 5thTea with Mrs. Lordly - August 19 at 2:00 PM Things you may not know about Chester - Carol Nauss, door prize, wonderful food. Don’t miss it. - cost $8.00Victorian Craft Sale - November (dates to be announced)Christmas Progressive Mystery Tour - December 16
There is NO House and Harbour Tour in 2017Sir John A.’s Picnic is sold out - thank you to everyone who purchased a basket
Open for the season Tuesday to Saturday 10 AM - 4 PMSunday by chance