While this site has participated in Doors Open Ontario in the past, it is not part of the current season’s program. Please check the Home page for this year’s events and participating sites.

Hamilton GO Centre (Toronto, Hamilton and Buffalo Railway Museum - TH&B)in-person Doors Open Hamilton

  • In-person
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Guided tours available
  • Kid-friendly
  • Self-guided tours available
  • Washrooms
Hamilton GO Centre (Toronto, Hamilton and Buffalo Railway Museum - TH&B)

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.

Contact info

36 Hunter Street East (between James Street South and Hughson Street South)
Hamilton, Ontario


Year built: 1933; 1995 (restoration)
Building type:Historical landmarkMuseumTransportation
Architect: Fellheimer & Wagner, New York; Trevor Garwood-Jones (restoration)
Architectural style:Art moderne

Dates/hours open

May 02, 10:00am - May 03, 04:00pm

Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.