Behind the Scenes Tour – Interpreter-led

Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology, 900 Woodward Ave., Hamilton

Discover this National Historic Site from an entirely different perspective. Roll up your sleeves, put on your hard hat, and join us behind the scenes. See the 1859 Gartshore pumping engines from underneath and from the very top. Get up close and personal with the walking beam, the surge tanks and the oil cups. Visit the artifact storage buildings and learn more about Hamilton’s fascinating industrial history. Explore the 1913 building, see our largest artifacts and learn about Hamilton’s first electric Pumphouse. Immerse yourself in the complete history of this fascinating museum, learn about the real people, hear the real story, and depart with a clear understanding of how this marvel of engineering truly worked.

 

Date:       SATURDAYS July 6, 13, 20, 27 AND August 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, 2019 Time:       9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Ages:      14 years and up Cost:       $25 per person. Pre-registration required. (Includes a family admission pass valid at any one of the Hamilton Civic Museums – maximum value: $32) Contact:   905-546-4797, steamtech@hamilton.ca, www.hamilton.ca/museums

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July 8 - October 7

Behind the Scenes Tour – Curator-led

Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology – National Historic Site

900 Woodward Avenue, Hamilton, ON, L8H 7N2

Date:       MONDAYS July 8, August 26, Sept. 9, Oct. 7, 2019 Time:       10:00 AM -...

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July 7

Golden Horseshoe Live Steamer Days

Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology – National Historic Site

900 Woodward Avenue, Hamilton, ON, L8H 7N2

Free Event 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

July 28

Golden Horseshoe Live Steamer Days

Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology – National Historic Site

900 Woodward Avenue, Hamilton, ON, L8H 7N2

Free Event 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

August 11

Golden Horseshoe Live Steamer Days

Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology – National Historic Site

900 Woodward Avenue, Hamilton, ON, L8H 7N2

Free Event 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Now thru September 8

Doing It Justice: The Steam Museum in 3-D

Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology – National Historic Site

900 Woodward Avenue, Hamilton, ON, L8H 7N2

Saturday, January 19, 2018, to September 8, 2018 12:00 – 4:00pm Free exhibition, regular admission...

Now thru September 8

Doing It Justice: The Steam Museum in 3-D

Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology – National Historic Site

900 Woodward Avenue, Hamilton, ON, L8H 7N2

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM FREE Exhibition. Regular admission rates apply to the museum: Adults:...

September 29

Tesla Electric Festival

Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology – National Historic Site

900 Woodward Avenue, Hamilton, ON, L8H 7N2

11:00 am - 5:00 pm FREE Admission

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