Community Events at Hamilton Municipal Cemeteries

A list of events happening at our Hamilton Municipal Cemeteries.

Schedule of events


Stories in the Stones: Hamilton Firsts Tour

Saturday, June 23, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Learn about the many firsts of Hamilton, The first mayor, the first doctor, the first settler, and many more.

Stories in the Stones: War of 1812 Tour

Saturday, June 30, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

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

Stories in the Stones: The Masonic Tour

Saturday, July 7, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

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

Stories in the Stones: Art Crawl Tour

Saturday, July 14, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 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 Hamilton Women’s Tour

Saturday, July 21, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Learn about how women have played an important part in the history from mothers, matrons, educators, artists and even a murderer.

Stories in the Stones: The Civil War Tour

Saturday, July 28, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Learn about Hamiltonians who went to war, survived and returned home.

Stories in the Stones: War of 1812 Tour

Saturday, August 4, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

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

Stories in the Stones: Art Crawl Tour

Saturday, August 11, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 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 Firefighters Tour

Saturday, August 18, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Learn about these local heroes who died saving our lives, homes, and our city, from devastating fires.

Stories in the Stones: Power of the City Tour

Saturday, August 25, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

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

Stories in the Stones: The Hamilton Women’s Tour

Saturday, September 1, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Learn about how women have played an important part in the history from mothers, matrons, educators, artists and even a murderer.

Stories in the Stones: The Disasters Tour

Saturday, September 8, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

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

Stories in the Stones: Art Crawl Tour

Saturday, September 15, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 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 Firefighters Tour

Saturday, September 22, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Learn about these local heroes who died saving our lives, homes, and our city, from devastating fires.

Stories in the Stones: The Past Mayors Tour

Saturday, September 29, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

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

Stories in the Stones: The Masonic Tour

Saturday, October 6, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

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

Stories in the Stones: Art Crawl Tour

Saturday, October 13, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 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: War of 1812 Tour

Saturday, October 20, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

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

Stories in the Stones: The Civil War Tour

Saturday, October 27, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hamilton Cemetery, 777 York Boulevard
Across from Dundurn Castle
, Hamilton

Learn about Hamiltonians who went to war, survived and returned home.

Stories in the Stones: The Veterans Tour

Saturday, November 3, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 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 10, 2018
11:00 am to 1:00 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.