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Cotton Factory, The Doors Open Hamilton

Cotton Factory, The

The Cotton Factory, located in the heart of lower Hamilton, is a prime example of adaptive reuse. This former site of the Imperial Cotton Company has been transformed into a creative industries complex. Join one of their guided tours and explore over 35 artist studios, makers shops, galleries and a kids zone.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Parking
  • Partial wheelchair access
  • Food vendors
  • Washrooms
  • Kid-friendly
  • Guided tours available
  • Self-guided tours available

Contact info

270 Sherman Avenue North
Hamilton, Ontario
Telephone: 905-547-8256


Year built: 1900
Architect: E.B. Patterson
Building type: Commercial

Dates/hours open

Saturday May 4 – Sunday May 5, 2019
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m to 4 p.m. (tours at 10:30 a.m., 1 and 2:30 p.m.)

Cotton Factory, The 270 Sherman Avenue North