Cemetery Events

Stories in the Stones: The Firefighters Tour

Saturday, August 20, 2022
11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Firefighters rush into danger to protect Canadians’ safety, welfare, and property.

Stories in the Stones: Power of the City Tour

Saturday, August 27, 2022
11:00 am to 12:45 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Learn about the “powers” that drive this city. Industry, transportation, crime and yes, the power of love.

Stories in the Stones: The Hamilton Women’s Tour

Saturday, September 3, 2022
11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Women have played an important part in the history of Hamilton.

Stories in the Stones: Art Crawl Tour

Saturday, September 10, 2022
11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Continue the James Street North Art Crawl in the Hamilton Cemetery. Meet the artists, poets, and musicians of the past and learn their stories.

Stories in the Stones: The Disasters Tour

Saturday, September 17, 2022
11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Disasters, demises, diseases, and yes disappearances. Learn of events that tried to destroy our city.

Stories in the Stones: The Firefighters Tour

Saturday, September 24, 2022
11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Firefighters rush into danger to protect Canadians’ safety, welfare, and property.

Stories in the Stones: Hamilton Firsts Tour

Saturday, October 1, 2022
11:00 am to 12:45 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Learn about the many firsts of Hamilton, some that you might have never known about.

Stories in the Stones: Power of the City Tour

Saturday, October 8, 2022
11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Learn about the “powers” that drive this city. Industry, transportation, crime and yes, the power of love.

Stories in the Stones: The Masonic Tour

Saturday, October 15, 2022
11:00 am to 12:45 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

A Da Vinci Code Tour? Learn about the Masons in Hamilton and their influence on the City. Secrets might be revealed.

Stories in the Stones: The Past Mayors Tour

Saturday, October 22, 2022
11:00 am to 12:45 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Who were these gentlemen and what did they do for our city? Learn who lead us, when, and what happened in Hamilton on their watch.

Stories in the Stones: War of 1812 Tour

Saturday, October 29, 2022
11:00 am to 12:45 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

From fort to cemetery. Learn about the War of 1812 and the Fort at Burlington Heights.

Stories in the Stones: The Civil War Tour

Saturday, November 5, 2022
11:00 am to 12:45 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Learn about Hamiltonians who went to war, survived, and returned home. The Canadian history and involvement in the Civil War.

Stories in the Stones: The Veterans Tour & Remembrance Event

Saturday, November 12, 2022
11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Honour the men and women from Hamilton, who served from 1776 to the Korean War.

Stories in the Stones: The Veterans Tour

Saturday, November 19, 2022
11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Honour the men and women from Hamilton, who served from 1776 to the Korean War.