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Porchfest – September 29, 2018

Porchfest – September 29, 2018 1pm to 4pm Stop by the front lawn at Glanmore for the opening ceremony of Porchfest, Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 12:45pm. Stroll the Old East Hill neighbourhood to enjoy the rest of the musical festivities! Explore Glanmore with Buy One Get One free admission during Porchfest 2018. More information: www.porchfest.ca
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Doors Open – September 22, 2018

Doors Open – September 22, 2018 10am to 4pm Learn about the restoration of this historical house, climb part of the servant’s staircase, and discover hidden secrets found during past restoration projects as part of Belleville’s Doors Open event! Sites across Belleville will highlight stories related to the Corby family and Corby Distillery. See Senator Corby’s Senate chair on display in Glanmo
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Have Your Say About Glanmore

Have Your Say About Glanmore Community Input Survey Glanmore National Historic Site is looking for community insight to guide the future development of Belleville’s historic museum. The museum is administering a short and simple survey and needs your input. “Belleville is a constantly evolving,  vibrant city, and it’s important the community’s museum develops alongside it,” said Rona Rus
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I Scream, You Scream, We all Scream for Ice Cream!

I Scream, You Scream, We all Scream for Ice Cream!   One of the more popular programs at Glanmore comes when we pull out our reproduction ice cream churn and freezer to make homemade ice cream.  Throughout the summer there are two opportunities for the public to join in ice cream making (and eating) as well as countless times when we make ice cream with day camps, tour groups and seniors residences. You might be
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Step Aboard the Shorelines Shuttle

Step Aboard the Shorelines Shuttle Discover a new way to see the best of Belleville aboard the City of Belleville’s new Shorelines Shuttle. You can hop-on-hop-off during the approximately 50 minute round trip tour.  The tour takes you along Belleville’s beautiful waterfront, throughout East Hill, uptown and ends downtown, stopping at some of Belleville’s most popular places to visit, dine, shop and enjoy, inclu
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Pride Photo Collage

Discover the Artifacts in our Pride Photo Collage Belleville is celebrating Pride Week June 4-9!  The festivities culminate with a Pride in the Park Celebration on Saturday, June 9. In honour of Pride Week, and June as Pride Month, Glanmore National Historic Site has released a photo collage of artifacts from the museum collection to recreate the colours of the Pride flag.   Here is some information about each o
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International Museum Day – May 18, 2018

  International Museum Day Friday, May 18, 1:00 to 4:00 pm Join an international movement and visit a museum on May 18.  Glanmore will be celebrating the launch of an online searchable database of our artifact collections. Free admission from 1:00 to 4:00 pm. The museum is enhancing services to the public with the development of a new searchable database featuring the museum’s artifact collections.  The database
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Meet our PR Intern- Stephanie!

Meet our PR Intern- Stephanie Stephanie Clue grew up in Belleville and remembers taking school trips to Glanmore National Historic Site when she was younger. She has an Advanced Diploma in Journalism from Loyalist College and is currently completing her placement at the museum for the Public Relations and Event Management program at Loyalist. She will be spending the month of April with us, learning about the museum
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Meet our Museum Intern

Meet our Museum Intern Amy Hannah  is from Peterborough, Ontario. She has a Honours Bachelor of Art History from Carleton University. Amy is currently completing her internship requirements for a post-graduate Certificate in Cultural Heritage Conservation and Management from Fleming College.  Amy will spend fifteen weeks at Glanmore National Historic Site during the fall and early winter 2017.  Here she will apply he
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Doors Open Belleville – September 16, 2017

Explore Belleville’s heritage during Doors Open 2017!  Glanmore is pleased to once again participate in this wonderful event celebrating our community’s heritage. Be sure to check out Glanmore’s pop-up exhibit “Celebrate our City” commemorating Belleville 200 and Canada 150 on the west lawn to discover fascinating stories from Belleville’s past. Inside the museum you can explore th
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