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November 2019 Events at Hamilton Civic Museums

HAMILTON, ON – The City of Hamilton is pleased to present the following events at its civic museums this November 2019.

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 | [email protected]

Re-enactment of the Battle of Stoney Creek - CANCELLED

Saturday, June 6, 2020 to Sunday, June 7, 2020
(All day)

Experience the drama, pageantry, and excitement of the Battle of Stoney Creek of June 6, 1813, one of the most important events in Canada's history

Dundurn National Historic Site

610 York Boulevard, Hamilton | 905-546-2872 | [email protected]

From Our Garden to Yours - CANCELLED

Saturday, June 6, 2020
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Dundurn’s historic Kitchen Garden is hosting a free one-day, plant-sharing event.

Historic Plant Sale - CANCELLED

Saturday, June 6, 2020
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Dundurn’s historic Kitchen Garden is hosting a historic plant sale.

Historic Cooking Workshop: MacNab’s Kitchen - CANCELLED

Saturday, June 27, 2020
10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Led by costumed staff, you will explore over 40 rooms and discover the history of the MacNab family.

The Hamilton Military Museum

610 York Boulevard, Hamilton | 905-546-2872 | [email protected]

Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum

64 Sulphur Springs Road, Ancaster | 905-648-8144 | [email protected]

Art Exhibition: Collection by Doris Farmer - CANCELLED

Saturday, May 30, 2020 to Saturday, June 13, 2020
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Explore this collection of art works by Doris Farmer from “the vaults” of Fieldcote seldom seen before in public.

Historic Pastimes - CANCELLED

Saturday, June 13, 2020
10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Celebrate Ancaster Heritage Days with a special presentation of Historic Pastimes at the Ancaster Old Town Hall. 

Ancaster Heritage Days Bus Tour - CANCELLED

Saturday, June 13, 2020
11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Explore Ancaster’s Black Heritage at the Griffin House and more.

Ancaster Heritage Days - CANCELLED

Saturday, June 13, 2020
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Bring the whole family to Fieldcote as we celebrate Heritage Days in beautiful downtown Ancaster.

For all ages.

Exhibition Opening: "Walking Together" - The Indigenous Residential School Experience - POSTPONED

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 to Saturday, September 5, 2020
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Explore this Indigenous art project that brought together teenagers from Pauline Johnson Collegiate with former students who attended The Mohawk In

Griffin House National Historic Site

733 Mineral Springs Road Dundas | 905-648-8144 | [email protected]
Open Sundays only from July 7 through September 29 - 1 to 4 pm.

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.

Ancaster Heritage Days Bus Tour - CANCELLED

Saturday, June 13, 2020
11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Explore Ancaster’s Black Heritage at the Griffin House and more.

Hamilton Children's Museum

1072 Main Street East Hamilton | 905-546-4848 | [email protected]

Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology National Historic Site

900 Woodward Avenue, Hamilton | 905-546-4797 | [email protected]

STEAM P.A. Day - CANCELLED

Friday, June 5, 2020
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Do your kids love science, and history or just want to have fun? Spend your P.A. Day at the Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology!

Golden Horseshoe Live Steamer Days - CANCELLED

Saturday, June 13, 2020
11:00 am to 4:00 pm

Catch a ride on a miniature train & learn about different kinds of steam engines, including the 70-ton water-pumping engines.

The Iron Pour - CANCELLED

Saturday, June 13, 2020
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Want to know how the 1859 steam engines at the museum were made? Come and see it for yourself.

Golden Horseshoe Live Steamer Days - CANCELLED

Sunday, June 14, 2020
11:00 am to 4:00 pm

Catch a ride on a miniature train & learn about different kinds of steam engines, including the 70-ton water-pumping engines.

Golden Horseshoe Live Steamer Days - CANCELLED

Sunday, June 21, 2020
11:00 am to 4:00 pm

Catch a ride on a miniature train & learn about different kinds of steam engines, including the 70-ton water-pumping engines.

Father’s Day Take Apart Workshop - CANCELLED

Sunday, June 21, 2020
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

What makes a toaster pop? What’s inside a monitor? How does a switch work?

STEAM P.A. Day - CANCELLED

Friday, June 26, 2020
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Do your kids love science, and history or just want to have fun? Spend your P.A. Day at the Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology!

Golden Horseshoe Live Steamer Days - CANCELLED

Sunday, June 28, 2020
11:00 am to 4:00 pm

Catch a ride on a miniature train & learn about different kinds of steam engines, including the 70-ton water-pumping engines.

Whitehern Historic House & Garden National Historic Site

41 Jackson Street West | 905-546-2018 | [email protected]
The Museum is open year-round, Tuesday to Sunday, 12 noon to 4 pm.

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