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December Events at Hamilton Civic Museums

HAMILTON, ON – The City of Hamilton is pleased to present the following events at its civic museums this December 2018. 

For more information about these events and Hamilton Civic Museums, visit: www.hamilton.ca/museums

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Battlefield House Museum & Park National Historic Site

77 King Street West, Stoney Creek | 905-662-8458 | battlefield@hamilton.ca

Christmas in the Pioneer Spirit

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 to Sunday, December 2, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

Christmas in the Pioneer Spirit

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 to Sunday, December 9, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

Christmas in the Pioneer Spirit

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 to Sunday, December 16, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

Christmas in the Pioneer Spirit

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 to Sunday, December 23, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

Christmas in the Pioneer Spirit

Thursday, December 27, 2018 to Sunday, December 30, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

Dundurn National Historic Site

610 York Boulevard, Hamilton | 905-546-2872 | dundurn@hamilton.ca

Victorian Christmas

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 to Sunday, December 2, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

Victorian Christmas

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 to Sunday, December 9, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

Victorian Christmas

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 to Sunday, December 16, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

Christmas Evening Tours at Dundurn

Friday, December 14, 2018 to Sunday, December 16, 2018
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

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

Reid’s Dundurn Ale Beer Sampling

Sunday, December 16, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Join us to celebrate a new Hamilton beer made from the hops and history of Dundurn Castle.

Victorian Christmas

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 to Sunday, December 23, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

Christmas Evening Tours at Dundurn

Friday, December 21, 2018 to Sunday, December 23, 2018
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

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

Victorian Christmas

Thursday, December 27, 2018 to Sunday, December 30, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

Ring in the New Year

Thursday, December 27, 2018 to Saturday, December 29, 2018
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

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

Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum

64 Sulphur Springs Road, Ancaster | 905-648-8144 | fieldcote@hamilton.ca

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Big Sing!

Friday, December 14, 2018
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

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

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

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

Hamilton Children's Museum

1072 Main Street East Hamilton | 905-546-4848 | childrensmuseum@hamilton.ca

Wednesday Wigglers: December

Wednesday, December 5, 2018
10:00 am to 11:30 am

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

Wednesday Wigglers: December

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
10:00 am to 11:30 am

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

Wednesday Wigglers: December

Wednesday, December 19, 2018
10:00 am to 11:30 am

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

Winter Whimsy

Thursday, December 27, 2018 to Sunday, December 30, 2018
10:00 am to 3:00 pm

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

Blue Years Eve

Monday, December 31, 2018
9:30 am to 3:30 pm

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.

Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology National Historic Site

900 Woodward Avenue, Hamilton | 905-546-4797 | steammuseum@hamilton.ca

Holiday Craft Drop-In Centre

Thursday, December 27, 2018 to Monday, December 31, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

Whitehern Historic House & Garden National Historic Site

41 Jackson Street West | 905-546-2018 | whitehern@hamilton.ca

The McQuesten Family Christmas

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 to Sunday, December 2, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

The McQuesten Family Christmas

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 to Sunday, December 9, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

The McQuesten Family Christmas

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 to Sunday, December 16, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

The McQuesten Family Christmas

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 to Sunday, December 23, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

The McQuesten Family Christmas

Thursday, December 27, 2018 to Sunday, December 30, 2018
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

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