If you would like to get a glimpse into some of Newcastle’s history, visit the Newcastle Village & District Historical Society located in the former public library in the Newcastle Community Hall.

The Society holds some unique and intriguing local artifacts as well as many historic records and photos. Consider becoming a member to receive quarterly newsletters featuring articles on the history of Newcastle. Membership includes the opportunity to attend evenings with guest speakers. The room is open to anyone at no charge and volunteers are available to help with any research you may be doing.


  • Saturdays 9:30 to noon
  • Tuesdays 9:30 to noon


  • Newcastle Community Hall
    Historical Room – just inside the front doors, to the left
    20 King Ave. W., Newcastle, ON L1B 1H7


  • Free parking is available in the Community Hall lot immediately to the east of the building (access off Mill St. N.) or on-street on King Ave.