Experience the Charm and Spirit of Early Canada

Hamilton Conservation Authority

Westfield Heritage Village is owned and managed by the Hamilton Conservation Authority.

Latest News:

  • Potts Spinning Wheel Shop To Re-open
    Susie Smythe and Peter Lloyd have been hard at work this summer giving some tender loving care to the Potts Spinning Wheel Shop at Westfield. George Potts built the Potts spinning wheel manufactory on his property in 1866 which was located in Norfolk County. George Potts had acquired the patent… read more
  • Fibre Day on Sunday, August 23 from 12:30 to 4:00 p.m.
    Enjoy the warm weather at Westfield and see how various fibres are processed. The weaver will be working the mid-19th century barn loom. Master spinners will be spinning raw wool into yarn. Perhaps you would like to try your hand at carding sheep's wool or use the drop spindle. The Cambridge… read more
  • A Special Feast for the Senses…
    Special Tour of Dundurn Castle’s Kitchen Garden a Great Learning Opportunity for Westfield Volunteers and Staff   Several Westfield volunteers and staff members were treated to a wonderful tour of the amazing kitchen garden at Dundurn Castle today.  Victoria, one of Dundurn’s knowledgeable and passionate historic gardeners, shared her wealth of botanical… read more