Guided Tour/Visite Guidé

Join the WHA and the City of Westmount on September 30th for a guided walking tour of Westmount houses of worship. We will visit the interiors of St. Matthias, Ascension of Our Lord, St. Leon de Westmount, and Westmount Park United Church on this 2 hour tour, presenting the history and architecture of these buildings and others on the route.

Saturday, September 15, 2018|

The City of Westmount’s Local Heritage Council (LHC)

The WHA has a permanent seat on the City of Westmount's Local Heritage Council (LHC). The City has excellent information on its website under Heritage about the LHC & its Houses of Worship project. To visit the site, go to our Local History page and click on "Heritage section of the City of Westmount's website" on the sidebar.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018|

New WHA Board of Directors 2018-19

The Annual General Meeting of the Association took place on Thursday, 17 May 2018. After reports were given, the slate of candidates for positions on the board of directors was presented and elected. A list of the new Board of Directors for 2018-2019 is on our About page. Back row, left to right: Jane Martin, Cynthia Grahame, Lorne Huston. Front row: Marlene Chan, Ruth Allan-Rigby, Anne Barkman, Caroline Breslaw, Louise Carpentier.

Friday, May 18, 2018|

Mark London’s Heritage Talk and Booklet

Mark London's 1994 essay about Westmount's heritage has been added to our Local History page. His talk on Protecting Westmount’s Heritage and the accompanying Power Point slides can now also be viewed there. Click on the list on the left hand side of the Local History page to access the article and the text and slides from his talk.

Thursday, March 22, 2018|

Westmount Then & Now

A series of articles from the Westmount Independent has been added to the Local History page. Each article of "Westmount Then & Now", researched and written by WHA Board members, features a local site, describing it from the past to the present. Archival images and a recent photo are included in each column.

Friday, July 21, 2017|