Celebrate Derby Day at the St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre with our second reunion of participants, supporters and fans of the St. Catharines Soap Box Derby.
Contribute to our pop-up museum - participants are encouraged to bring their own photos, souvenirs and memorabilia to share with other Soap Box Derby participants and enthusiasts! Visitors can explore the exhibition, Building Champions to Meet Tomorrow's Challenge: Soap Box Derbies in St. Catharines, check out the action at the All-American Soap Box Derby and participate in a variety of activities for the whole family!
The Soap Box Derby exhibition opened in April 2013 and will close early August, 2014.
Admission for the St. Catharines Museum and Derby Day is by donation.
Our hikes for tykes are short walks around the Museum grounds and alongside the Canal, perfect for the inquisitive toddler looking for something fun to do during those long summer days. The hikes are filled with demonstrations, games and songs that are bound to keep your little one excited about the world around us. Programs run rain or shine, but will be cancelled in the event of lightning, thunder or heavy winds.
Our Canal Walks are great for history enthusiasts of all ages! The walks follow the recreation paths alongside the Canal. Programs will run rain or shine, but will be cancelled in the event of lightning, thunder or heavy winds.
Commemorate the historic fur trade with a Voyageur Sing-a-Long and the special exhibition, Fur Trade Nation, on display through Aug. 24!
Our Hands-on Heritage programs are a chance for you to drop in to the Museum and experience a bit of history, the hands-on variety, during your visit. Programs run rain or shine. In the event of lightning, thunder or heavy winds, this program will move inside.
Dogs and their owners are welcomed to the grounds of the St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre to explore special displays while enjoying food truck fare and a pet product marketplace. For more details, visit the Dog's Day of Summer page.
Discover unknown stories of St. Catharines and her residents during the First World War in these guided spirit walks through Victoria Lawn Cemetery. Reservations can be made by contacting the St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre.
Join us for the opening of this exhibition celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the First World War and discover the wartime experiences of St. Catharines residents at home and at the front. "Doing Your Bit" will be on display through 2018.
The second series continues. Visit the aMUSE event page for more information.
Help local families in need with donations of winter clothing to the St. Catharines Museum's Mitten Tree through Jan. 4, 2014. We'll kickoff this donation drive with a knit and natter gathering at the Museum for novice and experienced knitters alike. Feeling more adventurous? Help us yarn bomb the Museum galleries! All donations will help local families through Community Care of St. Catharines and Thorold and Out of the Cold.
Spend your holidays with the St. Catharines Museum! Explore the Museum's galleries and participate in crafts and activities for the whole family!
For more information on any of our events, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.