Guelph Civic Museum

Guelph Civic Museum

Guelph Civic Museum

McCrae House

McCrae House

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Hours:
  • 10 am to 5 pm, Tuesday to Sunday
Fees:
  • Adults $5.00, Seniors (65+) Children (ages 4-14) and Students (15 to College/University) $5.00, Children under 4 are free, Families (2 adults and 4 children maximum) $15.00.
  • Accessible
  • Support Animals
  • Elevator
  • Gift Shop
  • Parking
  • Change Tables/Family Room
  • Facilities Rental

Celebrating Guelph’s stories! Located at the heart of Guelph in the newly renovated Loretto Convent, the Guelph Civic Museum showcases Guelph’s history through permanent and changing exhibits, a fun and interactive families gallery and special events and activities.  The historic 1850s building, atop the hill at Norfolk Street and beside the landmark Church of Our Lady, is now the home for a collection of over 30,000 artifacts that illustrate the rich history of Guelph.


General admission includes joint admission to McCrae Housethe birthplace of John McCrae (1872-1918), doctor, soldier and author of “In Flanders Fields.”

Website: www.guelph.ca/museum

Type: Community Museum

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