Early Guelph revisited during Guelph Museums’ Spirit Walk 1867

Early Guelph revisited during Guelph Museums’ Spirit Walk 1867 GUELPH, ON, August 28, 2017: On Sunday, September 17, savour the tales Guelph’s spirits have to tell during Guelph Museums’ Spirit Walk at Woodlawn Memorial Park. With tours departing from the mausoleum, the annual Spirit Walk takes participants on a guided tour through the historic cemetery…

Aboriginal Album of the Year Juno nominee Don Amero to perform at Guelph Civic Museum

Aboriginal Album of the Year Juno nominee Don Amero to perform at Guelph Civic Museum GUELPH, ON, August 14, 2017: Don Amero will perform a free concert at Guelph Civic Museum on Friday, August 25 as part of the museum’s Fourth Friday Oh Canada concert series. Amero is a powerful stylist, JUNO Award nominee and…

Call to Artists: Wall of Art – Standing Guard

Wall of Art: Standing Guard Deadline: August 28, 2017 The Guelph Civic Museum, Guelph Arts Council and the City of Guelph are pleased to present the “Wall of Art” juried exhibition series, featuring excellent artists from Guelph Arts Council’s membership. This exciting series aims to showcase the breadth of local talent that we have here…

Folk duo to play free Fourth Friday concert at Guelph Civic Museum

Folk duo to play free Fourth Friday concert at Guelph Civic Museum GUELPH, ON, July 25, 2017: Canadian folk musician Ian Bell will perform at Guelph Civic Museum Friday, July 28 as part of the museum’s Fourth Friday Oh Canada concert series. Bell will be accompanied by talented multi-instrumentalist Tom Leighton. Since the late 1970s,…

Look to the skies – Vimy Flight to fly over Remember Flanders statue at Guelph Civic Museum

Look to the skies – Vimy Flight to fly over Remember Flanders statue at Guelph Civic Museum GUELPH, ON, July 7, 2017: In celebration of Canadian military aviation history and in honour of Lt. Col. John McCrae, Vimy Flight will conclude their visit to Guelph Tuesday, July 11 with a ceremonial flyover of the Remember…

Holodomor National Awareness tour stops at Guelph Civic Museum

Holodomor National Awareness tour stops at Guelph Civic Museum On Friday, July 7, the Holodomor National Awareness Tour will make a day-long stop at Guelph Civic Museum. The Holodomor National Awareness Tour is a project of the Canada-Ukraine Foundation, supported by the Canadian and Ontario governments, to create awareness of the Holodomor genocide famine. The…

Backyard theatre returns to McCrae House with Guelph in Postcards: The McCrae Years (1872-1918)

Backyard theatre returns to McCrae House with Guelph in Postcards: The McCrae Years (1872-1918) GUELPH, ON, July 4, 2017: McCrae House Backyard Theatre returns this summer with Guelph in Postcards: The McCrae Years (1872-1918). The show opens Saturday, July 8and runs Wednesdays through Saturdays until July 22 in the backyard of McCrae House. Each show…

Summer Tea and Tours return at McCrae House

GUELPH, June 20, 2017: On June 27, Tea and Tours will return to McCrae House. Enjoy tea in the gardens and then tour the galleries. Tea will be served starting at 2 p.m. in the McCrae House backyard and gardens. Guelph Museums’ two custom blends—McCrae House Private Blend and Guelph Town Garden Blend—will be served,…