Heritage Resources

A collection of heritage resources and inventories of heritage properties in the City of Hamilton.

Heritage Resource Mapping

The heritage resource mapping includes:

  • Properties designated under Part IV and V of the Ontario Heritage Act
  • Properties listed on the Register of Property of Cultural Heritage Value or Interest
  • Properties listed on the Inventory of Buildings of Architectural and / or Historical Interest

Enter an address or the name of an historic place into the search box.


Cemeteries, Burial Grounds and Places of Worship

An inventory of all known Euro-Canadian cemeteries and burial sites located within the amalgamated City of Hamilton. This volume also describes the legislative and administrative context of cemeteries in the City of Hamilton, a history of these cemeteries, and a discussion of Euro-Canadian funerary markers and motifs.

Inventory of Cemeteries and Burial Grounds (PDF, 4.4 MB)

Listings of all known buildings used as places of worship built prior to 1967 throughout the former municipalities of Ancaster, Beverly, Binbrook, Dundas, East Flamborough, Glanford, Saltfleet, and West Flamborough.

Inventory of Places of Worship (PDF, 4.3 MB)

Hamilton Heritage Bridges

Outlines the process by which the City can assess the heritage value of bridges and associated structures over 40 years old, provide for Environmental Assessments for said structures and document existing inventory of structures.

Heritage Bridge Guidelines (PDF, 218 KB)

Heritage record of bridge structures over 35 years old in Hamilton.

Heritage Bridge Structure Assessment Report (PDF, 5.2 MB)