by Valerie VanDixhoorn
It's important, not just on Remembrance Day, to honour the service, past and present, of men and women who represent our rich Canadian Military heritage. Visit the Canadian Military Heritage Museum and discover the historical signifcance of Brantford. Visit and learn about the wars that our nation fought, the struggles the people of Canada went through, WWI and WWII, and more.
The Canadian Military Heritage Museum, located at 347 Greenwich St. in Brantford, offers general admission, tours and demonstrations. After hours tours are available upon request and a great opportunity for hobbyists, school tours, and guide groups. The tours show a full look at the impressive 13,000 square foot facility with a collection of more than 10,000 artifacts related to the military history of Canada, including: Brantford and the 38th Dufferin Rifles, Dufferin Rifles of Canada, and Haldimand Rifles of Canada up to our current regiment and many more. View displays from Loyalist/1812 to current missions, fully restored military vehicles, full size WWII replica warplanes, uniforms, medals and insignia, rare photographs, weapons, and more.
The Canadian Military Heritage Museum is open from Wednesday to Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Admission is $6 for Adults, $5 for Seniors, $4 for Students, and $2 for Children.
Please visit the Canadian Military Heritage Museum website for more information.
Canadian Military Heritage Museum
347 Greenwich St.
Brantford, ON N3S 7X4
Remembrance Day Services
Remember to join us on November 11th at the Cenotaph at the corner of Brant Avenue & Dalhousie St. beginning at 11:00 a.m. as we honour the courage and sacrifice of those who served our country during times of war, military conflict, and peace.
Visit our Remembrance Day Services blog for more information.