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Contact Information
Office Phone 905-825-5552
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Primary Contact Tom Appleton, President; Phone: 905-617-7011; Email:
Alternate Contact John Leard, Property Manager
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Agency Information
Description (Agency) A registered charitable organization working to preserve the history of Bronte
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1985
Funding Fundraising ; Membership fees
Elections AGM April
Description and Service Details
Description (Service)
  • holds open houses at Sovereign House to view historical displays, hold general meetings and have social gatherings 
  • Arts on the Bluffs exhibits and other events held throughout the year 
  • researchers can request access to the Society’s resources and receive assistance with their interest in Bronte, it’s history and the people who settled here 
  • Sovereign House available for rent
  • Wed, Sat, Sun 1-4 pm, May to Oct  
  • Board meets quarterly at Sovereign House, contact President to confirm date
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Apply for membership online
Languages English
Fees Membership ; Donation ; Admission - for some events
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Sovereign House
7 West River St
Oakville, ON L6L 6N9
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Intersection Bronte Rd and Lakeshore Rd W
Physical Access Partially Accessible - upper floor not accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Arts / Culture
HCSD Sub Heading Historic Preservation ; Museums & Historical Societies
Service Categories Historic Preservation ; Historical Societies

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