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The Sheffield Museum of Rural Life (Canada)

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The Sheffield Museum of Rural Life preserves, studies, and teaches broad elements of rural heritage, with a specific focus on the history of the village of Sheffield, Ontario, and a wider focus on the medieval European background of North American rural culture.

2017-2018

2016-2017

Honorable Mention

2014-2015

2013-2014

2012-2013

Honorable Mention

2011-2012

2010-2011

2009-2010

2008-2009

Honorable Mention

 

Programs by The Sheffield Museum of Rural Life (Canada)

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Meet The Medieval Peasant

Visit with an in-character peasant in his home in medieval England. The peasant will show the students artifacts, answer their questions, and teach...

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Meet The Medieval King: Afred The Great - Hammer of the Vikings

Bring one of history's most interesting monarchs into your classroom to discuss medieval kingship with you and your students. King Alfred fought...

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Meet The Medieval Crusader

Interview a veteran of the First Crusade in his home in medieval England, and learn first-hand what it was like to take part in one of history's...

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Meet The Renaissance Man

Interview a man who lived during the English Renaissance and find out what life was like for most people of that time. The presenter will show the...

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Meet The Loyalist Soldier from the American Revolution

Interview a Loyalist veteran of the American Revolution and find out how this conflict was really a civil war. The Loyalist will also show...

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Meet The War of 1812 Militia Veteran

Interview an Upper Canadian pioneer farmer who served in the militia during the War of 1812. The veteran will also show artifacts (including a...

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Meet The Pioneer Farmer - Charles Ingalls

Visit with one of America's most famous settlers, Charles Ingalls (1836-1902), the inspiration for "Pa" in the books by Laura Ingalls Wilder, and...

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Pioneer Music and Dance - with Charles Ingalls

Visit one of America's most famous settlers, Charles Ingalls, the inspiration for "Pa" in the books by Laura Ingalls Wilder, and experience pioneer...

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Pioneer Christmas - with Charles Ingalls

Visit with one of America's most famous settlers, Charles Ingalls (1836-1902), the inspiration for "Pa" in the popular books written by Laura...

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Medieval Music and Dance

Visit a medieval peasant in his home and experience medieval musical instruments, singing, and dancing first-hand.

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An Interview With Benedict Arnold - Hero Or Traitor Of The American Revolution?

Although his name became synonymous with traitor, Benedict Arnold believed himself to be a true Patriot to the end. Find out first-hand about his...

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More About This Provider

Type of Organization

Arts/Cultural/Museum

Contact

Marty Pullin   shefmuseum@gto.net
1139 Settlers Road
Sheffield Ontario L0R 1Z0
519-620-3162
Canada

http://www.sheffieldmuseum.ca

Primary Disciplines

The programs of The Sheffield Museum of Rural Life (Canada) cover:

Social Studies/History
Performing Arts
Writing