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Hamilton Military Museum Doors Open Hamilton

Hamilton Military Museum

This museum offers self-guided tours of exhibits that tell the diverse and personal stories of the people who lived on and around Burlington Heights during the War of 1812. The Hamilton & Scourge Gallery examines two unique shipwrecks that are the only complete 1812 warships in the world. An interactive gallery features an encampment for children and a dress-up station.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Kid-friendly
  • National Historic Site (Canada)
  • Parking
  • Partial wheelchair access
  • Self-guided tours available
  • Washrooms

Contact info

610 York Blvd. (at Dundurn National Historic Site)
Hamilton, Ontario
Telephone: 905-546-2872


Year built: 1835-38
Architect: Robert Wetherall
Building type: Attraction, Historical landmark, Military, Museum
Landscape: Park

Dates/hours open

Saturday May 2 – Sunday May 3, 2020
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Hamilton Military Museum 610 York Blvd. (at Dundurn National Historic Site)