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International Museums Day Open House

International Museums Day Open House Thursday, May 18, 2017 – 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Each year museums around the world offer free admission on the afternoon of International Museums Day, May 18, 2017. Join in this global movement by planning a trip to your local museum on this special day.  The International Museums Day Open House at Glanmore National Historic Site is a great opportunity to drop in for a visit. Wa
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Mother’s Day Tea and Tour – 2017

Mother’s Day Tea and Tour Sunday, May 14, 2017 –  12:30 pm and 3 pm Treat Mom like a queen on her special day!  Bring her to Glanmore National Historic Site for a lovely afternoon tea hosted by the Friends of Glanmore.  Enjoy delicious tea sandwiches, scones, jam and sweets then explore the historic house with a guided tour.  Tickets are $25.00 each and will be available to purchase beginning  March 23, 2017. 
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Nice Women Don’t Want the Vote – Exhibit

“NICE WOMEN DON’T WANT THE VOTE.” Glanmore National Historic Site Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of Women Winning the Right to Vote Taking its title from a phrase uttered by Manitoba’s illustrious Premier, Sir Rodmond Roblin, during a heated exchange with Nellie McClung, “Nice Women Don’t Want the Vote,” an exhibit developed by the Manitoba Museum, is now open at Glanmore N
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March Break 2017

March Break at Glanmore Extended Hours – Tuesday, March 14 to Friday March 17, 2017 Step into the past at Glanmore National Historic Site this March Break. Explore the historic house to see what life was like for a wealthy family in the late 1800s, try our all new artifact scavenger hunt, play a life-size version of snakes and ladders and make a heritage craft. Glanmore is offering extended hours March 14 to 17
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Takeover Day – March 4, 2017

Takeover Day March 4, 2017 – 2-4 pm The staff at Glanmore have been working on an innovative “Takeover Day” partnership with Mrs. Saunders’ Grade 7/8 Student Leadership Class at Queen Elizabeth Public School. Takeover Day is an education program in which students learn more about behind-the-scenes activities at the museum and engage in real life projects.  Students have received in-class instruction about museu
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