Guelph 190: History@Night

A Founders' Day Celebration | Saturday, April 22 | 9 PM to 1 AM | Free

Fourth Friday: Oh Canada Concerts

Mike Ford | April 28 | 7 and 8 PM | Free Admission

A Ripple Effect: Canadians and Fresh Water

Partnered with Museum London | On display until September 10

Mother’s Day Tea

Tea, treats and tea leaf reading | May 14 | 1 and 3 pm seatings

Building Canada: From the Ground Water Up

Beth Parker | May 10 | 7 PM | Admission by donation

Something new is always happening at Guelph Museums!


Explore our current exhibitions and discover Guelph’s history!

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Enjoy an event at the museum. We have talks, tours, family fun and more!

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What’s On

Sun 23

Red and White: The Colours of Canada

January 6 @ 10:00 am - July 30 @ 5:00 pm
Sun 23

50 Years of Soccer in Guelph

January 9 @ 10:00 am - April 30 @ 5:00 pm
Sun 23

A Night at the Opera: Guelph’s Concert Halls

January 23 @ 10:00 am - June 4 @ 5:00 pm

Your stories live here. Guelph Museums includes 3 great facilities.

On the Hill

Located in the renovated Loretto Convent, the Guelph Civic Museum is home to a collection of over 30,000 artifacts that bring Guelph’s past to life.

What's on at the Civic Museum


McCrae House is the birthplace of John McCrae (1872-1918), doctor, soldier, and author of “In Flanders Fields”.

Step back in time

Stop on by!

The restored 1940 steam-powered locomotive was inducted into the North America Railway Hall of Fame and sits at the Guelph Central Station.

See Locomotive 6167

Canada 150, Guelph 190

Guelph, mark your calendars—2017 will be a milestone year. While commemorating the 150th anniversary of Canadian Confederation, Guelph will also mark its 190th anniversary.

Celebrate with us