Pre-Parade Festivities

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The City of Belleville’s Glanmore National Historic Site invites you watch Belleville’s Nighttime Santa Claus Parade, Sunday, November 17, 2019, from the museum’s front lawn at 257 Bridge Street East. Bring a non-perishable food donation for Gleaners Food Bank and join in the free family fun with Glanmore’s Pre-Parade Festivities from on the lawn of

A Christmas tree positioned in the archway between the North and South drawing room

Glanmore by Gaslight – December 2018

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Glanmore by Gaslight – December 2018 December 5, December 12, or December 19 at 7pm We’ve recreated the look of gaslight for these popular evening tours at Glanmore National Historic Site, located at 257 Bridge Street East, Belleville. Enjoy a guided tour of Glanmore by “gaslight” as the historic house is beautifully decorated for Christmas.

Glanmore by “Gaslight” Evening Tours – December 2017

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Glanmore by “Gaslight” Evening Tours Wednesday, December 6, 2017 – 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Wednesday, December 13, 2017 – 7 pm to 8:30 pm, or Wednesday, December 20, 2017 – 7 pm to 8:30 pm We’ve recreated the look of gaslight for these popular evening tours at Glanmore National Historic Site, located at 257

Hot Cocoa and Holiday Cookies Event – November 26, 2017

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Bring the family to explore Glanmore National Historic Site and see the beautiful holiday exhibits.  Sip hot cocoa, sample drinking chocolate made from an historic recipe and nibble on gingerbread cake and cookies.  Make your own Victorian tree decorations inspired by the period Christmas trees at Glanmore. This afternoon of family fun is a great

Staff Artifact Pick Video: 1905 Doll in BGH Nurse’s Uniform

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Staff Artifact Pick: 1905 Doll in BGH Nurse’s Uniform Watch the video as Administrative and Collections Assistant Danielle highlights the fascinating story of this doll. [youtube height=”HEIGHT” width=”WIDTH”]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uzUeo2TkrHo[/youtube]   According to oral history the doll was given to Lena Sharpe in 1905.  Lena was a young girl undergoing cancer treatment at Belleville General Hospital.  Unfortunately,