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Doors Open After Dark

April 21, 2018 @ 9:00 pm - April 22, 2018 @ 1:00 am

| Free

After a day exploring Guelph’s finest buildings, creative spaces, and historically and architecturally significant sites on the Doors Open tour presented by Guelph Arts Council, save some energy for the after party at Guelph Civic Museum.  Celebrate Guelph’s 191st birthday with pop-up art and history installations at and around the museum.

This free event, coinciding with Doors Open Guelph, is aimed at creating opportunities to connect, explore and engage the community with history in unique ways.

What to see

Community Canvas, Guelph Street Art presented by Arthur Kerrey

Guelph 191 Face Painting, presented by Tania Crook of Makin’ Faces     

If These Walls Could Speak, video projection presented by Dawn Matheson

Patching up History, interactive fibre art presented by Stephanie Clarke 

Explore Your Past and Present, jigsaw puzzle and display presented by Guelph Public Library 

I STAND #InUnity, photo booth to share Statement of Alliance, In Unity Project

Live music with Jesse Turton and Brent Rowan

Messages to McCrae, write a message to Lt. Col. John McCrae to be included on a wreath to be laid on his grave site in France in May.

And more!


What to eat

With a menu as nomadic as the truck’s name, Chef Rabih of Nomad Chef Food Truck will keep your belly full all night long!

Add Guelph Museums on Facebook and Twitter for event updates and don’t forget to tag your best pics from the night with #DoorsOpenAfterDark #Guelph191


April 21, 2018 @ 9:00 pm
April 22, 2018 @ 1:00 am
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Guelph Museums


Civic Museum
52 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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