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Hot Cocoa and Holiday Cookies – November 25, 2018

Hot Cocoa and Holiday Cookies – November 25, 2018 2pm to 4pm Bring the family to explore Glanmore National Historic Site and see the beautiful holiday exhibits. Sip hot cocoa 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 way to kick off the holiday season and is sure to create Chris
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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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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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What is happening at Glanmore this July!

The City of Belleville’s Glanmore National Historic Site has lots of fun for families on tap this summer! Back by popular demand are the Summer Fun at the Museum afternoons where you can bring the family to explore the historic house and join our demonstrators for some old fashioned summertime fun. Regular museum admission applies; children must be accompanied by an adult. The following Summer Fun activities are offe
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Summer Fun at the Museum – 2018

Summer Fun at the Museum – July & August 2018 The is lots of fun for families at Glanmore this summer! Back by popular demand are our Wednesday afternoon activities.   Bring the family to explore the historic house and join our demonstrators for some old fashioned summertime fun. Regular museum admission applies; children must be accompanied by an adult. The following Summer Fun activities are offered throu
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Takeover Day April 2018

Takeover Day 2018 If you’re looking for something fun to do with the family this weekend, come down to the Glanmore National Historic Site this Saturday, April 7, for the Museum Takeover Day. Takeover Day is an educational program where the students learn about what goes on behind-the-scenes at the museum and get involved with meaningful projects that will be applied at the museum. During the school year, the student
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Holiday Hours – December 2017

Planning a visit to Glanmore over the winter holidays? Please note our adjusted hours. The museum will be open from 1 to 4:30 on the following days: December 23, 27, 28, and 30. Regular museum hours of Tuesday to Sunday from 1 to 4:30 will resume on January 2. Wishing you all a very safe and happy holiday season! Holiday Hours – December 2017 Glanmore National Historic Site is open Tuesday to Sunday from 1 pm t
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Glanmore by “Gaslight” Evening Tours – December 2017

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 Bridge Street East, Belleville.  Enjoy a guided tour of Glanmore by “gasl
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Hot Cocoa and Holiday Cookies Event – November 26, 2017

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 way to kick offf the holiday season and is sure to create Christmas mem
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