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Museum Week on Twitter

Museum Week on Twitter March 28-April 3, 2016 Museums from around the world are taking to Twitter from March 28 to April 3, 2016 to celebrate culture. There are  seven days, seven themes and seven hashtags! #secretsMW; #peopleMW; #architectureMW; #heritageMW; #futureMW; #zoomMW and #loveMW.  If these keywords have peaked your curiosity follow along or join in the conversations.  #MuseumWeek  
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Glanmore Reopens Just in Time for March Break

Glanmore reopens  just in time for March Break! March Break at Glanmore  March Break Extended Hours Glanmore will be open from 10 am to 4:30 pm, March 15 to 18, 2016.  Families can explore the historic house; see the restoration; play the artifact hunt game; and discover a true Canadian hero in the travelling exhibition Terry Fox: Running to the Heart of Canada.  Regular museum hours resume Saturday, March 19, 2016. 
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Terry Fox Travelling Exhibition

Travelling Exhibition Terry Fox: Running to the Heart of Canada The inspiring travelling exhibition Terry Fox: Running to the Heart of Canada is coming to Glanmore National Historic Site. On April 12, 1980, a young athlete from British Columbia named Terry Fox, who had lost his right leg to cancer, dipped his artificial limb in the Atlantic Ocean. So began the Marathon of Hope, his run across Canada to raise money fo
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Glanmore National Historic Site to Reopen March 15

Glanmore National Historic Site to Reopen March 15 The City of Belleville’s Glanmore National Historic Site will reopen to visitors on Tuesday, March 15, 2016, just in time for March Break activities.  The museum was closed for several weeks while work was done to repair and restore floor areas in the historic building.  A new carpet, a reproduction of the original 1883 Wilton carpet, was custom manufactured in the U
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Holiday Hours

Please note the changes to Glanmore’s hours during the holiday season.  The museum is open Tuesday to Sunday from 1 pm to 4:30 pm with the following exceptions: Thursday, December 24—CLOSED Friday, December 25—CLOSED Saturday, December 26—CLOSED Sunday, December 27—OPEN 1 PM TO 4:30 PM Monday, December 28—CLOSED Tuesday, December 29—OPEN 1 PM TO 4:30 PM Wednesday, December 30—OPEN 1 PM TO 4:30 PM Thursday, Dece
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