Become a Volunteer at Guelph Museums!

Volunteer Information Night Are you interested in discovering more about Guelph history and sharing stories through programming and visitor services activities, curatorial work and historic gardening? Become a Guelph Museums volunteer! Join us in the new year on Tuesday, January 24 at 4:30 PM or 6:30 PM to learn more about the different roles, responsibilities, and benefits…

Guelph Museums’ Ken Danby: Five Decades exhibition celebrates one of Canada’s most famous artists

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Guelph Museums’ Ken Danby: Five Decades exhibition celebrates one of Canada’s most famous artists GUELPH, ON, November 21, 2016: Ken Danby: Five Decades, an exhibition honouring the Guelph-area artist ten years after his death, launches at Guelph Civic Museum Friday, November 25 at 6:30 PM. Danby is widely recognized as one…

Guelph, mark your calendars—2017 will be a milestone year

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Guelph, mark your calendars—2017 will be a milestone year Guelph, Ont., Friday, November 18, 2016 – Guelph has much to celebrate in 2017.  While commemorating the 150th anniversary of Canadian Confederation, Guelph will also mark its 190th anniversary.  That is a lot of history to reminisce about, and a great opportunity…

Escape the cold this winter with new exhibitions at Guelph Museums

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Escape the cold this winter with new exhibitions at Guelph Museums GUELPH, ON, November 17, 2016: Guelph Museums launches two new exhibitions for the winter season at a reception and free Fourth Friday concert Friday, November 25 at the Guelph Civic Museum. Opening remarks at 6:30 PM will be followed by…

Make History: Envisioning Guelph Museums Survey

Envisioning Guelph Museums, 2017-2020 Whether you visit the Museums frequently or not at all, your opinion matters to us.   As Guelph Museums initiates a new strategic operating plan for 2017 to 2020, we are seeking input from the community. Please find a brief survey here: http://guelphengagement.polldaddy.com/s/envisioning-guelph-museums-2017-to-2020   We encourage you to complete the survey…

Call for submissions- Wall of Art: From Coast to Coast to Coast

Wall of Art: Coast to Coast to Coast Deadline: November 28, 2016 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…

Guelph Museums receives Ontario Museum Association Award of Excellence in Special Projects

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Guelph Museums receives Ontario Museum Association Award of Excellence in Special Projects GUELPH, ON, November 8, 2016: Guelph Museums has won a provincial award of excellence in special projects for In Flanders Fields at 100: Time to Remember. The Ontario Museum Association’s Award of Excellence in Special Projects is presented to…

Lucile: Fashion. Titanic. Scandal. closing November 13

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lucile: Fashion. Titanic. Scandal closing November 13 GUELPH, ON, November 2, 2016: Lucile: Fashion. Titanic. Scandal is now in its final weeks at Guelph Civic Museum. Sunday, November 13 is the last chance to see Lucile gowns, hats, and lingerie, from private collections and museum vaults from around the world. Since opening…