List of attractions in Hamilton, Ontario

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HMCS Haida, Pier 9, Hamilton, Ontario
Elephants at African Lion Safari

Hamilton, Ontario has a large variety of historical sites and cultural and educational institutions.

Historical sites and museums[edit]

Cultural institutions[edit]

Art[edit]

Dundurn Castle at Dundurn Park (summer)
Whitehern Museum

Music[edit]

  • Bach Elgar Choir
  • Boris Brott Summer Festival, Hamilton, Dundas, Ancaster, Burlington[13]
  • ChamberWORKS!, music ensemble[14]
  • Hamilton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra
  • Hess Village, a popular summer patio hangout; many bars, clubs and restaurants feature live music and attractions all year round; Hess Street, downtown
  • National Academy Orchestra of Canada, Hamilton, Dundas, Ancaster, Burlington[15]
  • Opera Ontario[16]
  • Hamilton All Star Jazz Band[17]
  • Symphony Hamilton, Hamilton, Burlington[18]

Theatre[edit]

Theatre Aquarius

Other popular attractions[edit]

Festivals[edit]

Sports[edit]

Parks, trails and waterfront[edit]

Hamilton Harbour Cruises via Hamilton Harbour Queen

Tours[edit]

  • Haunted Hamilton, ghost walks and events tour different historical locations around Hamilton, Ancaster and Niagara-on-the-Lake[22]

References[edit]

  1. ^ EcoHouse
  2. ^ "WELCOME TO GREEN VENTURE". Retrieved 13 September 2015. 
  3. ^ "Hamilton Children's Museum". City of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. 18 August 2015. Retrieved 13 September 2015. 
  4. ^ Hamilton Downtown Arts Centre Archived August 13, 2006 at the Wayback Machine
  5. ^ "Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology National Historic Site". City of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. 1 September 2015. Retrieved 13 September 2015. 
  6. ^ "The Nash-Jackson House". The War of 1812 Website. 
  7. ^ "Workers Arts and Heritage Centre". Workers Arts and Heritage Centre. Workers Arts and Heritage Centre. Retrieved 13 September 2015. 
  8. ^ "The Cotton Factory - Hamilton's largest creative arts facility, in the heart of lower Hamilton.". The Cotton Factory. Retrieved 13 September 2015. 
  9. ^ "Arctic Experience McNaught Gallery". Retrieved 13 September 2015. 
  10. ^ "McMaster Museum of Art". McMaster University. Retrieved 13 September 2015. 
  11. ^ "Sunrise Gallery is now closed". Retrieved 13 September 2015. 
  12. ^ Transit Gallery Archived August 4, 2009 at the Wayback Machine
  13. ^ "Brott Music Festival - Keep The Music Alive!". Brott Music Festival. Retrieved 13 September 2015. 
  14. ^ ChamberWORKS![dead link]
  15. ^ "National Academy Orchestra of Canada - Canada's Only Professional Training Orchestra". National Academy Orchestra of Canada. Retrieved 13 September 2015. 
  16. ^ Opera Ontario Archived December 5, 2006 at the Wayback Machine
  17. ^ "Hamilton All Star Jazz Bands - Music and Youth Building a Better Community". Hamilton All Star Jazz Bands Inc. Retrieved 13 September 2015. 
  18. ^ "Symphony Hamilton". Symphony Hamilton. 3 August 2015. Retrieved 13 September 2015. 
  19. ^ "Food & Drink Fest ...the Festival with Taste!". Retrieved 13 September 2015. 
  20. ^ "Hamilton Fringe Festival - An 11-day unjuried theatre festival that happens every summer in downtown Hamilton". Retrieved 13 September 2015. 
  21. ^ Mustard Festival Archived August 31, 2008 at the Wayback Machine
  22. ^ "WELCOME to the OFFICIAL Haunted Hamilton Website :: Ghost Tours, Haunted Walks, Paranormal Events, Haunted Bus Trips, Ghost Walks, Halloween CostumeBall and more! :: Ghosts, Hauntings and Historic Buildings Around theWorld :: Ontario, Canada ::". The Official & Original Haunted Hamilton™. Retrieved 13 September 2015.