Museum Store Sunday Sale

Shop local, support museums, and save big! To celebrate Museum Store Sunday we’re offering a storewide sale all weekend long. From Friday, November 25 to Sunday, November 27, members receive…

Travelling Exhibition Iron Willed: Women in STEM comes to Guelph Museums

Iron Willed: Women in Stem, a travelling exhibition from Ingenium Canada, arrives at Guelph Museums September 17, 2022. The exhibition recognizes the crucial role of women in STEM. Through text…

Garden on the Hill Civic Museum. Pik flowers ae shown in a sea of green. A blue sky is in the background.

The Garden on the Hill: Wild by Design

A lush, diverse landscape in the heart of downtown Guelph Have you ever walked by the Civic Museum’s garden on the hill and thought “this looks wild”? If so, you’re…

Witnessing War: Marking 150 years since the birth of John McCrae

Witnessing War, a new exhibition at Guelph Civic Museum, is the first in a series of initiatives to commemorate 150 years since the birth of Lt. Col. John McCrae. An…

In the Footsteps of John McCrae 2018 tour, group photo at Vimy Memorial

Guelph Museums to guide McCrae 150 Memorial Tour of Belgium, France, and Netherlands this summer

This year marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of Lt. Col. John McCrae. To commemorate the occasion, Guelph Museums will lead a guided tour through Europe from August 19…

Guelph stories unfold on screen in Moving Histories, Neighbourhood Mysteries

Moving Histories, Neighbourhood Mysteries, a new exhibition at Guelph Civic Museum, marks the culmination of a multi-year collaboration with Guelph Film Festival, that explores three Guelph neighbourhoods – Two Rivers,…

Spring into March Break Fun

Welcome Spring at Guelph Museums with fun activities for the whole family! The Civic Museum will be open through March Break from Monday, March 14 to Sunday, March 20 with…

The photograph depicts the "Canadiana/Begging Bear" sculpture that stands on the front lawn of the Art Gallery of Guelph building, on Gordon Street at College Avenue. The bear is dressed in personal protective equipment (PPE), including gloves and a face mask.

Clothing the Pandemic, Guelph-style

Banner Image: Colour photograph (digital file) titled “Protected Bear” taken by Dave Waters, 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic has been a major moment in history. To preserve our community’s experiences during…