This GO Centre is a rare example of an art moderne public building with curved forms, polished metals and machined detailing throughout. Retired staff operate the railway museum on the centre’s mezzanine level and share first-hand experiences of Hamilton’s railway history. Interpretative panels highlight the architecture and reconstruction of this landmark downtown building.
- Full wheelchair access
- Guided tours available
- Self-guided tours available
Contact info36 Hunter Street East (between James Street South and Hughson Street South)
ArchitectureYear built: 1933; restoration, 1995
Architect: Fellheimer & Wagner, New York; restoration, Trevor Garwood-Jones
Architectural style: Art moderne
Building type: Historical landmark, Museum, Transportation
Dates/hours openSaturday May 4 – Sunday May 5, 2019
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.