So that we may recognize and celebrate Mother’s Day, the museum will be closed on Sunday, May 13, 2018. To all the moms we salute you.
As part of the month of May Brant Museum Crawl, the Canadian Military Heritage Museum will be hosting an Open House on THURSDAY, MAY 17th, 2018 from 10 AM to 4 PM. Admission is FREE and food and drinks will be available for purchase. Come see the newly renovated interior, display redesigns and new exhibits. The CMHM….come and discover….come and learn….come and leave inspired. Enjoy the museum and be part of the month-long Brant Museum Crawl.
After months of hard work and determination to complete an ambitious renovation project, the museum will be open for its 2018 season on FRIDAY, APRIL 6th. Although there is still some work that needs to be completed, the museum is ready enough for your visit.
Our spring hours are Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 AM to 4 PM. Our regular season will commence on May 1st when our hours change to Tuesday to Sunday (closed on Mondays) form 10 AM to 4 PM.
The museum invites you to come and see our new exhibits, the redesign and inviting interior.
The traditional spring and March Break opening of the museum will be delayed this year. Several ambitious renovation projects that will brighten and enhance the museum experience are in the final stages but will, unfortunately, delay the opening. You can follow the details of the ongoing renovations on our Facebook page – photos are posted regularly. . A news post will be published when the museum is ready to open for its 2018 season. The museum is looking forward to welcoming visitors this year to commemorate its 25th Anniversary
The Canadian Military Heritage Museum is now closed for the 2017 season. Over the next few months, the museum will be undergoing an extensive interior makeover in the celebration of our 25th Anniversary in 2018. Please check out our Facebook page to see the progress that is being made. Come see us in the spring of 2018.
The Canadian Military Heritage Museum will be hosting its Annual Open House on Sunday, August 6th, 2017 from 10 AM to 4 PM. It’s a great community event with FREE ADMISSION. Tour the museum, witness artillery firing demonstrations and the 1862 13th Battalion Drill Team, enjoy a pipe and drum band, re-enactors in full WWI and WWII military dress as well as a chance to win one of many door prizes. A silent auction will be held with great items to bid on. Check out the used book sale table where you can purchase at a very low price numerous military books. Food will be available and there is ample parking. The museum is also fully accessible. REMEMBER SUNDAY, AUGUST 6th from 10 AM to 4 PM for a great experience at the museum.
The CMHM will once again be participating in the annual Brant Museum Crawl week being held from Thursday, May 18th to Sunday, May 28th. The museum will be hosting an OPEN HOUSE on FRIDAY, MAY 19th from 10 AM to 4 PM with FREE ADMISSION and FREE POP and HOT DOG for every visitor. Come and discover the many stories of those that have served so valiantly and be touched by the sacrifices made by those that fought at Vimy Ridge. There is so much to see and learn at the museum. Take the opportunity to enjoy the Brant Museum Crawl Week as you explore the many museums and galleries that are a vibrant part of Brantford and Brant County.
After many volunteer hours during the winter months, the museum is pleased to present new and exciting exhibits for the 2017 season. This is an important year with the recognition of the great battle at Vimy Ridge in 1917. Displays have been updated to acknowledge this significant time in our military history to honour those that fought and gave so much during WWI. As a new feature, a hologram exhibit has been created by Rainey Media that presents a human and emotional side of life in a WWI trench…you definitely want to see this. The museum is open and awaits your visit. Please check days and time for our operating hours.
Things are busy at the museum as we prepare for the upcoming season. Display cases are being updated and a new exhibit featuring Vimy will be presented. We are excited to bring to our visitors a new hologram exhibit in our WWI trench area that will bring to life the experience of one soldier. Our major renovations that were to be completed in time for this season had to be postponed but will be proceeding later this year to be ready for 2018. Take a look at our Facebook Page and follow our progress as we strive to work hard to bring new experiences to our many visitors.
The museum is now closed for the 2016 season but behind the closed doors exciting things are happening. During the winter months renovations will be undertaken to bring a new look to the museum in its exhibits and displays and a new main entrance and façade will be constructed. Follow the progress of these exciting projects on our Facebook page by clicking on the icon at the top. The museum will reopen in the spring of 2017 updated and refreshed both inside and out.