Upcoming Events

Talks & Tours

UofG exhibit imageBetter Planet Lecture Series - 7 pm, Admission by donation
Experts from the University of Guelph explore themes related to the Better Planet Project:  environment, health, community, and food.
RESCHEDULED TO JUNE 19- Dr. Maurice Nelischer, Director for Sustainability, Gown in Town: How the Campus and Community Interact






Fourth Fridays

Fridays, 5 to 9 pm Free Admisson after 5 pm Celebrate the end of the week and the start of the weekend with music and more.

Funky Mamas performing at Guelph Civic Museum's Fourth Fridays evening.

Funky Mamas performing at Guelph Civic Museum’s Fourth Fridays evening.

April 25 -A great evening planned with the Funky Mamas performing at 6:45 pm and 8 pm.
The official opening of Much More Munsch – 7:15 pm.

Much More Munsch exhibit opening, Friday, April 25 at Guelph Civic Museum!

Much More Munsch exhibit opening, Friday, April 25 at Guelph Civic Museum!

This exhibition invites visitors to explores the art of storytelling, culture and literacy through the works of a Canadian icon of children’s fiction. Great interactive displays enable visitors to become active participants in Robert Munsch’s stories.


May 23 – Ambre McLean


Happy Birthday Guelph!
Wednesday, April 23 Celebrate Guelph’s 187th birthday with a behind-the-scenes tour of the Museum at 1:30 and 2:30 pm. $4.00 per person / FREE for Members of Guelph Museums – Members must register on line and bring their membership card the day of the event. Limited capacity. Register in advance at eventbrite.ca


Tea for Mom at the Museum
Sunday, May 11 – 1:30 and 3:00 pm seatings

$15 + HST per person. Purchase tickets in advance through eventbrite – see link below
Treat your mom to tea on Mother’s Day, and Amy Taylor from The Art of Tea and Tasseomancy will read her tea leaves.



Family Fun

Tiny Tot Thursday
May 1, 9:30 to 11:30 am
$2.00 per person (Members free)
Join us for this fun drop-in program featuring organized songs, crafts, and games for children one to four years old and their caregivers.
May 1 – Munsch Month

More Munsch Weekends
Every weekend starting Saturday, April 26 Much More Munsch has arrived!

Read, write, draw and play with Munsch-inspired fun and games all weekend long. Regular Admission – Free for Members