Museums, Archives and Libraries

Fuk Tak Chi Temple, Singapore

The Fuk Tak Chi temple is the oldest Chinese temple in Singapore. It was built is 1824 by Chinese immigrants and it is a Shenist temple which caters to the religions of Confucianists and Taoists. In 1998 the temple was restored into a museum with…

Fogo United Church and Museum, Fogo Newfoundland

The Fogo United Church, built in 1877, was originally the Fogo Methodist Mission and was rebuilt after a fire in 1875. It became the Fogo United Church in 1925, and remained so until the last church service in September 19, 1996. The architectural…

Kentville Library, Kentville Nova Scotia

In 2016, the Kentville library moved a few blocks to Main Street, where the former United Church of St. Stephen and St. Paul has been converted into a facility housing the library and other businesses and organizations.In 1914, the worship space…

Blackhead Chapel, St. John's, Newfoundland

From Heritage Foundation Newfoundland & Labrador:St. Joseph’s Chapel is a small, wooden one-room school house located in Blackhead, on the outskirts of St. John’s, but within that city’s municipal boundaries. St. Joseph’s Chapel was built as a…