A window on Sutton’s past

Héritage Sutton retraces, preserves, interprets and shares information that paints a vivid picture of Sutton and its inhabitants.

Attentive to voices from the past

Héritage Sutton’s oral history collection is a compendium of testimonials from older residents who helped to build the Sutton that we know today.

Give the gift of history

Are you keen to dig into Sutton’s past or the area surrounding it? Do you enjoy chatting with people who share your curiosity? Do you want to give a gift to someone who’s passionate about history or maybe just welcome a newcomer to Sutton?

If your answer to any of these questions is yes, then

A duty to share

A major part of our mission is spreading information about Sutton’s history and heritage.

Consult our impressive collections

Our archives contain thousands of photos and documents that relate to Sutton’s history and built heritage.


Héritage Sutton New Website

Welcome to our revised and enriched website!

After several months of work, we encourage you to navigate within our more dynamic, and better referenced website. It has been enriched with new documents, virtual audio and video files, as well as on-line-available data and repertories. Electronic transactions are now facilitated: subscriptions, display boxes, Sketchbooks… Our boutique will suggest gifts for history lovers as…

Héritage Sutton Annual Meeting

2019 Annual Meeting

At 10 am on November 23rd 2019, Heritage Sutton will hold its Annual Meeting at Sutton Town Hall’s 2nd floor. During this meeting we will: list results of last year’s activities; examine the Financial Statement and prioritize for 2020; hear your opinions about all matters relating to Sutton town and region’s history and heritage; welcome…

Cahier d'histoire 31 - novembre 2019

Launching of the 31st historical journal

At the end of the Annual Meeting the 31st Sketchbook will be launched featuring among other things two articles emanating from our oral heritage. The first one presents European women who married Canadian military serving overseas during World War II (1939-1945) and who later followed their husbands to Sutton. We know of about ten of…