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A TITANIC SCANDAL at Guelph Civic Museum!

Author Hugh Brewster presents his new book RMS TITANIC in an illustrated talk at Guelph Civic Museum on Wednesday, April 4, 7 pm. Hear about the girl from Guelph who became a famous fashion designer and survived the Titanic —only to become notorious in its aftermath. Lucile, Lady Duff Gordon was the Edwardian world’s most…

March Break Family Week

Special guests, and lots of fun, interactive displays, daily activities and crafts.

Celebrate official opening weekend with free public tours

The new Guelph Civic Museum officially opened its doors today at a ceremony attended by representatives of all three levels of government, Museum supporters, the Guelph Museums Advisory Committee and staff. Celebrations will continue throughout the weekend with free public open houses and behind-the-scenes tours today from 5-9 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 1-5…

All invited to enjoy free admission and behind-the-scenes tours February 24-26

The new Guelph Civic Museum is rolling out the welcome mat on its opening weekend February 24 to 26, inviting the public to open houses that include behind-the-scenes tours of collections storage areas. The Museum will be open on Friday, February 24 from 5 to 9 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 5…

Update Regarding the Guelph Civic Museum

The new Guelph Civic Museum will reopen to the public in early January 2012.  Everything will not be completely finished but you will have an opportunity for a “sneak peak” through the galleries and public areas.  Admission will be free through January and February. Watch for details. The Grand Opening Weekend is scheduled for February 24…

Become a Volunteer at Guelph Museums!

Are you interested in discovering more about Guelph history and sharing stories through programming and visitor services activities, curatorial work and historic gardening? Guelph Museums is seeking reliable and responsible volunteers with relevant experience and commitment to providing excellent customer service to assist in these areas. Contact Val Harrision to learn about: Guelph Civic Museum & McCrae House…