Bite-sized history tours offered at Guelph Civic Museum

GUELPH, ON, February 10, 2020: History Bites, a new lunch hour series at the Civic Museum, continues Wednesday, February 19 at 12 noon, as curator Dawn Owen guides a tour and talk about Into the Light: Eugenics and Education in Southern Ontario, an exhibition revealing the challenging and difficult history of eugenics in Guelph.

“Our goal is to increase opportunities for dialogue,” says Owen.

History Bites happens the third Wednesday of each month from 12 to 1 p.m. Participants are encouraged to bring a brown bag lunch and join bite-sized history tours of featured exhibitions and collections. Coffee and tea is provided.

Admission by donation. Space is limited and tickets should be secured in advance at

Guelph Civic Museum is located at 52 Norfolk Street. The building is physically accessible.

Upcoming History Bites tours include:

March 18 – Behind the Scenes

April 15 – Guelph Circa 1999

May 20 – Lay of the Land


Sarah Ball | Community Relations Coordinator | Guelph Museums
Public Services | City of Guelph
T 519-836-1221 x 3392
E [email protected]

Posted by Dawn Owen on February 10, 2020

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