Curated by Naomi Smith | March 9 to May 19

Amanda Strong, How to Steal a Canoe, 2015 (still from stop-motion animation)


Co-curated by Kim Anderson, Chelsea Brant, Brittany Luby, and Cara Wehkamp | March 9 to May 19

Fourth Friday: The Waverlys

Performances at 7 & 8 PM | May 24 | Free

Three pints of beer, far left is a light pale ale pint, middle pint is amber in colour, far right pint is a dark stout.

Fifth Friday: Queen of Craft

19+ | Beer Trivia | Friday, May 31 | 7 PM | Free Admission

Early ON Playtime

Early years program | Civic Museum | Wednesdays, 9:30 to 11:30 AM

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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This is our blog. It’s where you’ll find sneak-peeks, interviews, stories, and more.

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What’s On

Mon 20

Decolonizing Guelph’s Founding Story

January 29 - October 27
Mon 20

Indigenizing Galt

January 29, 2019 - January 12, 2020
Mon 20

Reading Galt

February 26, 2019 - January 12, 2020

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

We Are All Treaty People

Guelph is situated on treaty land that is steeped in rich Indigenous history and home to many First Nations, Inuit and Metis people today.    

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