Are you a GHS member yet?

Guelph Historical Society membership has many benefits! First, you are “in the know” about upcoming events and opportunities to learn about Guelph’s rich and distinctive heritage.  You also support our organization and the good work we do in the community to celebrate and promote an appreciation of Guelph history. Members receive our regular newsletter.  Here…

Celebrating Black History Month

It’s a unique part of our local heritage, rich with stories, music, art and adventure.  The story of the Underground Railroad is woven into the fabric of Guelph’s heritage mosaic.  Each year we celebrate with our sister heritage organizations like the Guelph Black Heritage Society.  The GBHS owns and operates the former BME (British Methodist…

“True Stories of Love and Loss”

  UPDATE:  MEETING CANCELLED DUE TO WINTER STORM WARNING Join us on March 1, 2016 for the next lecture in our Evenings With History series. St. Andrew’s Church, Norfolk Street at 7:30 pm  “True Stories of Love and Loss: The Rural Diary Archive Website” Dr. Catharine Wilson is an award-winning scholar and teacher at the University of Guelph…