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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…

Scottish Diaspora Tapestry arrives at Guelph Civic Museum

For a limited time only, 38 Canadian panels from the Scottish Diaspora Tapestry will be on display at the Civic Museum. The installation includes panels dedicated to the City of…

Spider Secrets weaves art in the park in time for Halloween

The City of Guelph has partnered with The Downtown Theatre Project, Royal City Musical Productions Inc., and Guelph Little Theatre to bring art to the park with a spider-themed installation at Exhibition Park. The section…

Up for a challenge? Fifth Friday Trivia launches October 29!

From the team that brings you free Fourth Friday concerts at Guelph Museums, comes virtual Fifth Friday Trivia nights hosted by Jen and Paul Barson. This husband and wife duo…

Guelph Museums marks the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Guelph Museums will commemorate the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation with a series of opportunities to learn, reflect, and honour First Nations, Inuit and Métis victims and survivors…