What I Gave, I Have

Backyard Theatre at McCrae House | July 6 to 20 | $20 + HST

Illuminate Your Writing

Writing and visual art workshop led by Rob O'Flanagan | July 21 | 10 AM to 12:30 PM

Tea At Two

Relax with tea in the backyard gardens | 2 PM | $15 + HST | Reservations in advance

John Galt And the Instant City

New musical by Canadian Musicians Mike Ford & Murray Foster | August 2 | 2 & 4 PM | $20+HST

John Galt Day

Family Activities at Market Square, Concert at the Museum, 8 PM | Free

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

Tue 16

Decolonizing Guelph’s Founding Story

January 29 - October 27
Tue 16

Indigenizing Galt

January 29, 2019 - January 12, 2020
Tue 16

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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