Lister Building, Thein-person Doors Open Hamilton Region

  • In-person
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Kid-friendly
  • Washrooms
  • Photography allowed
Lister Building, The

The Lister Block features a two-level, L-shaped interior shopping arcade and distinctive terracotta and brick façade. It is one of Hamilton's first multi-purpose commercial office/retail buildings. Built in 1923, it was restored in 2012. Join architect-led tours both days (every hour from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.) and explore a Tourism Hamilton presentation inside.

Contact info

28-44 James Street North
Hamilton, Ontario


Year built: 1924; renovated 2009-11
Building type:Commercial
Architect: Bernard Prack; restoration by WDG Architects
Architectural style:Art deco

Dates/hours open

May 04, 10:00am - May 05, 04:00pm

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