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Hamilton Civic Museums - War of 1812 Bicentennial Events


For more information contact:
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext.7612

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The City of Hamilton is a member of the
Western Corridor War of
1812 Bicentennial Alliance
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Funding provided by the Government of Ontario




Events, Workshops and Exhibitions

Admission rates and scheduled events are subject to change. Please call to confirm.

Blood Ties to a Gentle Landscape

Burlington Heights where Dundurn Castle and The Hamilton Military Museum now stand was occupied by the British military from 1813 until 1815. Blood Ties to a Gentle Landscape tells the story of the people who lived on and around Burlington Heights during the War of 1812. This exhibit will showcase the historical figures of this area through documentary evidence, period artifacts as well as stories passed down from one generation to the next by their descendants.
Date: Saturday, March 8, 2014 to Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Ages: All
Cost: Regular admission rates apply to the museum.

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