From the childhood home of the inventor of the telephone to the historic steam engines that helped position Hamilton as one of Canada’s key industrial cities; you’ll be amazed by the legacy of great Canadian innovation in Hamilton Halton Brant and the impact it has made on the way we live, work and travel.

  • Bell Homestead National Historic Site, Brantford

    From 1870 to 1881, this was the Bell family’s first Canadian residence and the place where Alexander Graham Bell discovered the fundamental concept of the telephone in 1874.

  • Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum, Hamilton

    One of the world’s largest displays of operational aircraft, this distinctive delta-shaped building houses over 40 historic aircraft, including the only flying Avro Lancaster in North America.

  • Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology, Hamilton

    Housed in a 150-year-old Waterworks, this National Historic Site has preserved two 70-ton steam engines and offers various exhibits and special events including Live Steamer Days from May through October.

  • HMCS Haida, Hamilton

    Touring Canada’s most decorated war ship will give you a first-hand appreciation for the challenges faced by the ship’s outrageous crew during those decisive and important sea battles.

  • Halton County Radial Railway, Milton

    Ontario’s first and largest electric railway museum features historic electric railcars operating on two kilometres of scenic track.

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Now thru September 1

Historic Garden Tours

Dundurn National Historic Site

610 York Boulevard, Hamilton, ON, L8R 3H1

Time:        2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Cost:  Free outdoor event. Regular admission rates apply to...

Now thru October 28

Waterfalls- Hamilton Sight Seeing Tour

Redback Tours

5 Hamilton Street, North Waterdown, Ontario L8B 0G5

Tours run every Sunday and Monday, only. Pickup locations; Oakville, Burlington, Waterdown, Hamilton, starting at...

Now thru August 21

Stand Up Paddleboard Group Lesson at Binbrook Conservation Area

Staycation Beach and Boat Rentals Inc.

Binbrook Conservation Area, 5050 Harrison Road, Hamilton, Ontario

August 18

Sip, Eat, Explore Brant | Road Trip!

Tasty Road Trips Food Tours – Experience Local!

Paris Drinks Fest - Saturday 6 pm Sip, Eat, Explore Brant Tour - Sunday 12...

Now thru November 11

Fly in an Avro Lancaster!

Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum

9280 Airport Road, Mount Hope, ON, L0R 1W0

1 hour flight and 1 hour museum tour. 4 persons required for flight.

August 11 - 18

Ghost Walks of Spruce Lane Farm

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

1219 Burloak Drive, Parking lot F - Breckon Shelter

Sunday August 11 & Aug 18, 2019 starting at 7 pm, ADMISSION: $17 Price Details:...

December 6

A Night at Ireland House

Ireland House Museum

2168 Guelph Line Burlington, L7P 5A8

December 6, 2019 from 6:00-9:00 pm, Price: $40, Price will go up on November 1,...

Now thru October 20

Tandem Kayak Trips on the Grand River

Grand River Rafting Company

31 Mechanic Street, Paris, ON, N3L 1L1

November 23

First Day of Christmas

Dundurn National Historic Site

610 York Boulevard, Hamilton, ON, L8R 3H1

Time:        12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Cost:        FREE

November 16 - January 5

The McQuesten Family Christmas

Whitehern Historic House & Garden – National Historic Site

41 Jackson Street West, Hamilton, ON, L8P 1L3

Time:        12:00 PM – 4:00 PM (Tuesday to Sunday) Closed: Christmas Day, Boxing Day &...

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