Museum Events

Exhibit: Fresh from the Studio…New Art from Hamilton

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 to Saturday, November 17, 2018
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum, 64 Sulphur Springs Road, Ancaster

Visit us for an exhibit of juried art that will showcase recent works from local talent.

Crack the Code - SOLD OUT

Saturday, November 17, 2018
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
The Hamilton Military Museum, 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Do you have what it takes to be a codebreaker?

Crack the Code - SOLD OUT

Saturday, November 17, 2018
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
The Hamilton Military Museum, 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Do you have what it takes to be a codebreaker?

The McQuesten Family Christmas: Opening Weekend

Saturday, November 17, 2018 to Sunday, November 18, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Whitehern Historic House & Garden, 41 Jackson Street West, Hamilton

Visit Whitehern to see the home in all its Christmas finery.

The McQuesten Family Christmas

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 to Sunday, November 25, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Whitehern Historic House & Garden, 41 Jackson Street West, Hamilton

Visit Whitehern to see the home in all its Christmas finery.

Exhibit: Fresh from the Studio…New Art from Hamilton

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 to Saturday, November 24, 2018
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum, 64 Sulphur Springs Road, Ancaster

Visit us for an exhibit of juried art that will showcase recent works from local talent.

Wednesday Wigglers: November

Wednesday, November 21, 2018
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Hamilton Children's Museum, 1072 Main Street East, Hamilton

The Wednesday Wiggler program provides preschool aged children (2 to 4 years) an opportunity to explore the environment through a balance of adult

Christmas in the Pioneer Spirit

Saturday, November 24, 2018 to Sunday, November 25, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Battlefield House Museum & Park, 77 King Street West, Stoney Creek

Gather your family together, take a break from holiday shopping and step back in time to experience the warmth, welcome & simplicity of an earl

'Austen-tacious' - A Regency Romp

Saturday, November 24, 2018
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Battlefield House Museum & Park, 77 King Street West, Stoney Creek

Experience the elegance and grace of the regency period as we celebrate the writings of author Jane Austen.

One Day Medieval Illumination Watercolour Class

Sunday, November 25, 2018
10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Ancaster Old Town Hall, 310 Wilson Street East, Ancaster

Enjoy this one-day opportunity to create your own special project using the processes of Medieval Illumination.

First Day of Christmas at Dundurn

Sunday, November 25, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dundurn National Historic Site, 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Visit Dundurn for the first day of its Victorian Christmas for free.

Victorian Christmas

Sunday, November 25, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dundurn National Historic Site, 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Enjoy the beauty of a mid-19th century family Christmas celebration at Dundurn Castle.

Christmas in the Pioneer Spirit

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 to Sunday, December 2, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Battlefield House Museum & Park, 77 King Street West, Stoney Creek

Gather your family together, take a break from holiday shopping and step back in time to experience the warmth, welcome & simplicity of an earl

The McQuesten Family Christmas

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 to Sunday, December 2, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Whitehern Historic House & Garden, 41 Jackson Street West, Hamilton

Visit Whitehern to see the home in all its Christmas finery.

Victorian Christmas

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 to Sunday, December 2, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dundurn National Historic Site, 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Enjoy the beauty of a mid-19th century family Christmas celebration at Dundurn Castle.

Exhibit: Fresh from the Studio…New Art from Hamilton

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 to Saturday, December 1, 2018
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum, 64 Sulphur Springs Road, Ancaster

Visit us for an exhibit of juried art that will showcase recent works from local talent.

Wednesday Wigglers: November

Wednesday, November 28, 2018
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Hamilton Children's Museum, 1072 Main Street East, Hamilton

The Wednesday Wiggler program provides preschool aged children (2 to 4 years) an opportunity to explore the environment through a balance of adult

Historic Cooking Workshop: Victorian Christmas Delights - SOLD OUT

Saturday, December 1, 2018
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dundurn National Historic Site, 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Enjoy an authentic Victorian Christmas cooking experience at Dundurn.

Historic Cooking Workshop: Dough-Re-Me - SOLD OUT

Sunday, December 2, 2018
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dundurn National Historic Site, 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Come to Dundurn for family fun and prepare tasty treats in the historic kitchen below stairs. Pre-registration is required.

Trains, Trains and More Trains

Sunday, December 2, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology National Historic Site, 900 Woodward Avenue, Hamilton

Come join the Golden Horseshoe Live Steamers in the 1913 Electric Pump House for a steam train run day.

Christmas in the Pioneer Spirit

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 to Sunday, December 9, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Battlefield House Museum & Park, 77 King Street West, Stoney Creek

Gather your family together, take a break from holiday shopping and step back in time to experience the warmth, welcome & simplicity of an earl

The McQuesten Family Christmas

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 to Sunday, December 9, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Whitehern Historic House & Garden, 41 Jackson Street West, Hamilton

Visit Whitehern to see the home in all its Christmas finery.

Victorian Christmas

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 to Sunday, December 9, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dundurn National Historic Site, 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Enjoy the beauty of a mid-19th century family Christmas celebration at Dundurn Castle.

Exhibit: Fresh from the Studio…New Art from Hamilton

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 to Saturday, December 8, 2018
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum, 64 Sulphur Springs Road, Ancaster

Visit us for an exhibit of juried art that will showcase recent works from local talent.

Wednesday Wigglers: December

Wednesday, December 5, 2018
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Hamilton Children's Museum, 1072 Main Street East, Hamilton

The Wednesday Wiggler program provides preschool aged children (2 to 4 years) an opportunity to explore the environment through a balance of adult

Historic Cooking Workshop: Delicious Desserts - SOLD OUT

Friday, December 7, 2018
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Dundurn National Historic Site, 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Baking for the holidays is a large part of many household traditions.

Christmas Evening Tours at Dundurn

Saturday, December 8, 2018 to Sunday, December 9, 2018
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Dundurn National Historic Site, 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Enjoy a unique opportunity to see Dundurn Castle decorated for Christmas in the evening. Pre-registration is required.

Christmas in the Pioneer Spirit

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 to Sunday, December 16, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Battlefield House Museum & Park, 77 King Street West, Stoney Creek

Gather your family together, take a break from holiday shopping and step back in time to experience the warmth, welcome & simplicity of an earl

The McQuesten Family Christmas

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 to Sunday, December 16, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Whitehern Historic House & Garden, 41 Jackson Street West, Hamilton

Visit Whitehern to see the home in all its Christmas finery.

Victorian Christmas

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 to Sunday, December 16, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dundurn National Historic Site, 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Enjoy the beauty of a mid-19th century family Christmas celebration at Dundurn Castle.

Exhibit: Fresh from the Studio…New Art from Hamilton

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 to Saturday, December 15, 2018
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum, 64 Sulphur Springs Road, Ancaster

Visit us for an exhibit of juried art that will showcase recent works from local talent.

Wednesday Wigglers: December

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Hamilton Children's Museum, 1072 Main Street East, Hamilton

The Wednesday Wiggler program provides preschool aged children (2 to 4 years) an opportunity to explore the environment through a balance of adult

The Big Sing!

Friday, December 14, 2018
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Ancaster Old Town Hall, 310 Wilson Street East, Ancaster

Embrace the holiday spirit at the historic Ancaster Old Town Hall and enjoy live music with hot cider and treats.

Christmas Evening Tours at Dundurn

Friday, December 14, 2018 to Sunday, December 16, 2018
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Dundurn National Historic Site, 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Enjoy a unique opportunity to see Dundurn Castle decorated for Christmas in the evening. Pre-registration is required.

Christmas in the Pioneer Spirit

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 to Sunday, December 23, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Battlefield House Museum & Park, 77 King Street West, Stoney Creek

Gather your family together, take a break from holiday shopping and step back in time to experience the warmth, welcome & simplicity of an earl

The McQuesten Family Christmas

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 to Sunday, December 23, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Whitehern Historic House & Garden, 41 Jackson Street West, Hamilton

Visit Whitehern to see the home in all its Christmas finery.

Victorian Christmas

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 to Sunday, December 23, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dundurn National Historic Site, 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Enjoy the beauty of a mid-19th century family Christmas celebration at Dundurn Castle.

Exhibit: Fresh from the Studio…New Art from Hamilton

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 to Saturday, December 22, 2018
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum, 64 Sulphur Springs Road, Ancaster

Visit us for an exhibit of juried art that will showcase recent works from local talent.

Wednesday Wigglers: December

Wednesday, December 19, 2018
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Hamilton Children's Museum, 1072 Main Street East, Hamilton

The Wednesday Wiggler program provides preschool aged children (2 to 4 years) an opportunity to explore the environment through a balance of adult

Christmas Evening Tours at Dundurn

Friday, December 21, 2018 to Sunday, December 23, 2018
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Dundurn National Historic Site, 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Enjoy a unique opportunity to see Dundurn Castle decorated for Christmas in the evening. Pre-registration is required.

Christmas in the Pioneer Spirit

Tuesday, December 25, 2018 to Sunday, December 30, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Battlefield House Museum & Park, 77 King Street West, Stoney Creek

Gather your family together, take a break from holiday shopping and step back in time to experience the warmth, welcome & simplicity of an earl

Winter Whimsy

Thursday, December 27, 2018 to Sunday, December 30, 2018
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Hamilton Children's Museum, 1072 Main Street East, Hamilton

School is out! Come into the Hamilton Children’s Museum for some winter fun.

The McQuesten Family Christmas

Thursday, December 27, 2018 to Sunday, December 30, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Whitehern Historic House & Garden, 41 Jackson Street West, Hamilton

Visit Whitehern to see the home in all its Christmas finery.

Victorian Christmas

Thursday, December 27, 2018 to Sunday, December 30, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dundurn National Historic Site, 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Enjoy the beauty of a mid-19th century family Christmas celebration at Dundurn Castle.

Holiday Craft Drop-In Centre

Thursday, December 27, 2018 to Monday, December 31, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology National Historic Site, 900 Woodward Avenue, Hamilton

During the Holidays, drop-in and unplug, we invite families to join us to play board games and make a craft. Suitable for ages 5 years up and older

Ring in the New Year

Thursday, December 27, 2018 to Saturday, December 29, 2018
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Dundurn National Historic Site, 610 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Enjoy a unique opportunity to see Dundurn Castle decorated for the holidays in the evening. Pre-registration is required.

Blue Years Eve

Monday, December 31, 2018
9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Hamilton Children's Museum, 1072 Main Street East, Hamilton

Celebrate a family New Year at the Hamilton Children's Museum. Visit all three galleries and join in on six 'count-downs' throughout the day.

Holiday Craft Drop-In Centre

Wednesday, January 2, 2019 to Sunday, January 6, 2019
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology National Historic Site, 900 Woodward Avenue, Hamilton

During the Holidays, drop-in and unplug, we invite families to join us to play board games and make a craft. Suitable for ages 5 years up and older

The McQuesten Family Christmas

Wednesday, January 2, 2019 to Sunday, January 6, 2019
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Whitehern Historic House & Garden, 41 Jackson Street West, Hamilton

Visit Whitehern to see the home in all its Christmas finery.