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May is Museum Month

Visit Guelph and Wellington County Museums and win a stay at Langdon Hall Guelph/Wellington County ON, April 30, 2018: Explore the amazing cultural scene that Guelph and Wellington County have to offer this May. For May is Museum Month, museums and galleries in Waterloo Region and Wellington County are giving away a free stay at Langdon Hall.…

Celebrate Guelph Pride with newly relaunched Wall of Art and The Lifers at Guelph Civic Museum

Guelph, ON, April 23, 2018—Guelph musicians, The Lifers, will perform a free Fourth Friday concert at Guelph Civic Museum Friday, April 27 as local artists mark the opening of Wall of Art: Pride. The Lifers —sisters Liv and Anita Cazzola — are an art-folk/rock collective. Their intertwined voices dynamically convey vulnerability and strength. Softly plucked…

Messages to McCrae

In honour of the 100th anniversary of the passing of Lt. Col. John Mcrae, write a message to be included on a wreath to be laid on his grave site in France in May on the ‘In the Footsteps of John McCrae’ Tour. Send us a message using the attached template, or tag @guelphmuseums and…

Construction notice: Museum masonry repairs begin April 16

  About the project The City is starting planned interior and exterior masonry repairs at the Guelph Civic Museum. Programs and activities at the museum will continue with little to no interruption during the work. Interior repairs first Scaffolding will be put up around the exterior of the museum starting April 13. Repairs to the…

Guelph celebrates 191, after dark

GUELPH ON, April 10, 2018 – Save some energy at Doors Open this year; the celebration of Guelph’s history continues late into the night at Guelph Civic Museum. Artists, performers and historians will light up the night Saturday, April 21 from 9 PM to 1 AM for Doors Open After Dark, a Guelph 191 celebration.…

The Fair Wind to play Fourth Friday concert celebrating new exhibitions at Guelph Museums

GUELPH, March 16, 2018: Celebrate the launch of Guelph Museums’ new exhibitions with free admission and a free concert Friday, March 23 at Guelph Civic Museum. The Fair Wind will perform as part of the Fourth Friday concert series to mark the opening of Focusing on Nature: Photography in the Natural World, and I STAND…

Call for Submissions: Doors Open After Dark

Hosted by Guelph Museums in partnership with Guelph Arts Council Deadline for Submissions – Thursday, March 29, 2018, 11:59 PM   Guelph 191: Doors Open After Dark will celebrate Guelph’s 191st birthday with history and art activations at and around the Civic Museum from 9 PM April 21 to 1 AM April 22. This free…

Call for Submission – Wall of Art: Guelph Pride 2018

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: APRIL 16, 2018 Guelph Museums, Guelph Arts Council and Guelph Pride jointly invite artists from across the LGBTQ2+ community to submit works that reflect the Pride movement. The exhibition will launch Guelph Pride 2018: 15 Days Celebrating 15 Years on Friday, April 27th and continue to July 29, 2018. The call is open…