Visit this preserved early 19th century home, set on a hilltop overlooking the beautiful Dundas Valley. Explore the history of Enerals Griffin and other early Black settlers, and enjoy a walk along nearby trails.
There is no cost to visit Griffin House. We accept and appreciate donations to keep the house open for tours.
Location & hours
The purchase of a $175 permit is required for all outdoor photography involving 10 or more people. Please call the museum to book your time.
Events at Griffin House
We host a variety of events, workshops and exhibitions at Griffin House throughout the year. No two trips are ever the same!
Museum Crawl: Griffin House National Historic Site
Enjoy a guided tour of this rare example of residential vernacular architecture built in the 1820s, and representative of Black history in Hamilton
Join us to celebrate Emancipation Day and view the works of artist Anna Maria Martin, ‘Child of the Tropics’ depicting the Caribbean and Canadian
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