June 28 to July 05
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On display May 15 to October 31, 2017 An exhibition exploring settlement, immigration and refuge in Niagara-on-the-Lake for Canada’s 150th. Topics include: First Nations, Loyalists, Black History, Irish immigration, Niagara-on-the-Lake as a Confederate refuge, Home Children, Mennonites, Polish soldiers and more.


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Stop by the Niagara Historical Society and Museum’s tent in Simcoe Park on Canada Day to celebrate the history of 150 years of Canadian Confederation. Take photos with our costumed interpreters, make celebratory buttons, get your face painted, and try on some of our historic costume dress-up clothes!! We look forward to celebrating this histo…


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The ever popular Dominion Day Picnic returns to the St. Catharines Museum for Canada Day! The 2017 annual picnic will celebrate the 150th anniversary of Confederation in Canada. Through various activities and performances, visitors will experience a traditional Dominion Day Picnic from the Victorian period. Staff and volunteers will be in costume.…


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Walking tours of historic Niagara-on-the-Lake Saturdays and Sundays from June through September. Participants meet at the gazebo in Queen’s Royal Park (at the end of King Street) for an hour long walk through town. Tickets are $10 and include admission to the Niagara Historical Museum.


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As part of the Museum’s 2017 Open Late programming, we are celebrating our 50th birthday with a BIG BASH! This outdoor, family-friendly event will kick off the summer with all sorts of carnival games, activities, popcorn, and – of course – BIRTHDAY CAKE! Small Prizes will be available for the carnival games. Drop-in with the family anytime be…

June 28 to July 05