Hamilton Military Museumin-person Doors Open Hamilton Region

  • In-person
  • Kid-friendly
  • National Historic Site (Canada)
  • Parking
  • Partial wheelchair access
  • Self-guided tours available
  • Washrooms
  • Photography allowed
Hamilton Military Museum

Located on the grounds of Dundurn National Historic Site, this museum preserves and shares the military history of Hamilton and area through exhibits, programs and events. The building, originally constructed as a gate house for Dundurn Castle in the late 1830s, was first known as Battery Lodge, being located on the site of a War of 1812 artillery emplacement.

Contact info

610 York Blvd. (at Dundurn National Historic Site)
Hamilton, Ontario
E-mail: Richard.Barlas@hamilton.ca


Year built: 1835-38
Building type:AttractionHistorical landmarkMilitaryMuseum
Architect: Robert Wetherall
Architectural style:Regency

Dates/hours open

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

Saturday only: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.