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Brantford’s Museums Stay Connected

Brantford’s Museums Stay Connected

Museums aren’t on the list of essential services that can remain open to the public, but that doesn’t mean they’re not still offering opportunities for you and your family to learn more about our history. Although we miss these enriching attractions, we can’t help but be inspired by their strong programs that are keeping them connecting to their communities. Here are some of the great, adapted programs that a few of Brantford’s museums are offering right now:  ...
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May is Museum Month in Brantford

May is Museum Month in Brantford

May is Museum Month in Ontario, and museums across Brantford are celebrating with open houses, new exhibitions, and special events. Museums are important in our community, and do much more than preserve local artifacts and history. Our local museums help to better our understanding of who we are as individuals and as a community through facilitating both self-reflection and conversations. Guided tours are a great way to learn behind-the-scenes stories from museum staff and volunteers; special ...
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Eliza Bell’s Sketchbooks Restored

Eliza Bell’s Sketchbooks Restored

Four sketchbooks, along with various other personal items belonging to Eliza (nee Symonds) and Melville Bell – parents of Alexander Graham Bell, were donated to the Bell Homestead National Historic Site from the Dr. Mabel Grosvenor archives by her nieces and nephews in 2007. The sketchbooks came into Dr. Mabel’s possession after the passing of her mother, Elsie Bell Grosvenor, oldest daughter of Alexander and Mabel Bell. Prior to this, they were in Alexander Graham Bell’s posse...
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4th Annual Brant Museum Crawl

4th Annual Brant Museum Crawl

Enjoy brand new exhibits, walking tours, open houses, and special events developed especially for Brant Museum Crawl.
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Discover April 2019 Events in Brantford

Discover April 2019 Events in Brantford

This comprehensive list is your go-to guide for things to do in Brantford in April.
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Bell Homestead Fall Fun

Bell Homestead Fall Fun

Enjoy a delicious Thanksgiving Dinner and enjoy the Halloween Fun Fair at the Bell Homestead National Historic Site this fall!
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Discover December 2017 Events in Brantford

Discover December 2017 Events in Brantford

Oh Christmas tree, Oh Christmas tree, how lovely are thy branches! Well, the season is officially upon us and we’re ready to twirl some candy canes and decorate those gingerbread houses! December in Brantford is the picture perfect place to celebrate the wonderful feelings and special events with friends and loved ones.
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