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Exhibition opens November 27, 2015

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Traditions in Guelph

Exhibition opens November 27, 2015

Something new is always happening at Guelph Museums!

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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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"The Survivors," a print by Guelph artist Clive Lewis.


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What’s On

Tue 01

Handwritten History

August 18, 2015 @ 10:00 am - January 24, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Tue 01

FACETS: Explorations by the Grand River Bead Society

September 16, 2015 @ 10:00 am - January 24, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Tue 01

Wall of Art: Celebrations

October 5, 2015 @ 10:00 am - January 10, 2016 @ 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

Commemorate with us

One hundred years ago, Guelph-born doctor, soldier, and poet John McCrae wrote a poem that touched the world. In commemoration, we’ve planned a lot of events

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