Western Region

My Dear Minnie Museum of Heritage & Culture


Opened in 2021, "My Dear Minnie" Museum of Heritage & Culture is located in the former family home of the late Minnie & Richard White. Known as Newfoundland’s First Lady of the Accordion, Minnie was a musical icon whose legacy is known provincially and beyond. Exhibits include a Minnie/family room, one-room school, fishing shack, post office and more, all reminiscent of an earlier time. Just one km off the TCH, Route 407 Tompkins. Open daily July & August. September & June by appointment only.

Locations & Dates

  • Codroy Valley. Route 407. Located 1 km from Route 1., Tompkins
  • 47.7927, -59.2323




  • French Language
  • German Language