Musings

Audition Posting: A Night in Flanders

Seeking two actors for outdoor theatre performances of “A Night in Flanders”. Backyard Theatre 2021, McCrae House, Guelph, ON This is a paid honorarium opportunity. The Ypres Salient, West Flanders,…

Black and white photo of the exterior of the Civic Museum. A large full moon has been photoshopped in the top right corner. A group of bats are flying over the moon. There are two small orange pumpkins sitting on the wall in front of the museum.

Fall PD Day Fun

For online activities and museum-from-home crafts and activities, download or print our October PD Day Activity Package. The package includes: Spooky Mobile Hanging Spiderweb Make Your Own Monster Puppet Guelph…

John Galt Day in 2020: Time for reflection, contemplation, and vision

During a typical year, we would be gathering this weekend at Market Square and the Civic Museum for a lively community celebration of Guelph and summertime. Alas, as we continue…

Photo of the McCrae House backyard set up with a stage from the production of Mary's Wedding, 2018.

McCrae House Backyard Theatre Returns!

As theatres sit dark around the world, there’s a glimmer of light this summer in Guelph. Guelph Museums re-launches McCrae House Backyard Theatre this August with limited runs of two…

Guelph museums to reopen with COVID-19 guidelines in place

Key facts Guelph Civic Museum opens to members Tuesday, July 21, opens to public on Friday, July 24 The Families Gallery at Guelph Civic Museum will reopen Tuesday, August 18…

Guelph Museums Crossword #3 – Before Social Distancing

Do you remember what life was like before this time of physical distancing? They’re almost hard to look at now, but Guelph Museums’ collection is full of photographs of people…

Reproduction style photo of security footage catching a gang of stuffed animals arranged in a circle.

The Great Guelph Museums Artefact Heist!

It seems the puppets in the Families Gallery have stolen some of our artefacts, and replaced them with forgeries! Can you help us catch them in the act? Here’s how…

Guelph Museums Crossword #2 – Medical Collection

The heroic efforts being made by medical professionals around the world has inspired us to explore the medical artefacts in our collection. Discover some of our favourite items with this…

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