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St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre Events

Christmas in July - July 23, 2019

Christmas in July

We triple-dog-dare you to join us for a festive holiday you'll never forget! The vintage car from A Christmas Story is coming to the St. Catharines Museum to help us celebrate half-way to the holidays!

Take a photo with this classic car, visit with Santa Claus, decorate cookies, and explore our special display highlighting trivia, artifacts, and photos from this beloved holiday film. We'll also have Marble Slab Creamery with ice cream treats and Vox Violins playing your favourite holiday tunes!

Christmas in July festivities take place on Tuesday, July 23 from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. This family-friendly event is open to the public. Admission by $5 donation. 

Open Late - May 21 to Oct. 8, 2019

Open Late 2019

The St. Catharines Museum & Welland Canals Centre is Open Late until 8 p.m. every Tuesday from May 21 to October 8, 2019. 

See below for this season's fun-filled schedule:

Canal Walks - Tuesday evenings in June

Tuesday, June 4, 11, 18, and 25; 6:30 p.m. 

  • 75-minute walking tour
  • $5 per person donation 

Take a guided walk along Lock 3 and the new Fallen Workers Memorial with a Museum historian. 

Christmas in July 

Tuesday, July 23; 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. 

  • Drop-in
  • $5 per person donation 

We triple-dog-dare you to join us for a festive holiday you'll never forget! Get into the half-holiday spirit with a visit from Santa Claus, ice-cream treats with Marble Slab Creamery, and the vintage family car from the classic holiday film, A Christmas Story. 

End of Summer Bash 

Tuesday, August 27; 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. 

  • Drop-in
  • $5 per person donation 

They're going back to school! Enjoy a last taste of summer excitement at this family friendly event filled with ice-cream, games, activities, and fun! 




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