Community Events at Hamilton Municipal Cemeteries

A list of events happening at our Hamilton Municipal Cemeteries.

Schedule of events


Stories in the Stones: The Firefighters Tour

Saturday, September 21, 2019
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 28, 2019
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 Part 2

Saturday, October 5, 2019
11:00 am to 1:00 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 will be revealed.

Stories in the Stones: Art Crawl Tour Best of Part 1 & 2

Saturday, October 12, 2019
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: Power of the City Tour

Saturday, October 19, 2019
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.

Planning Ahead & Being Prepared Seminar

Wednesday, October 23, 2019
11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Gage Park Greenhouse, 1000 Main Street East
Enter Gage Park at the Roselawn Bowling Club
, Hamilton

An honest discussion and presentation about final planning and estate organization.

Stories in the Stones: War of 1812 Tour

Saturday, October 26, 2019
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, November 2, 2019
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 - Remembrance Event & Tour

Friday, November 8, 2019
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 16, 2019
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.

Remembering - A Holiday Memorial Service

Monday, December 9, 2019
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
The Coach House at Dundurn National Historic Site, 610 York Blvd, Hamilton

A special way to remember friends and loved ones, our non-denominational memorial service features a special memorial tribute and a keepsake orname