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MUSEUMS GLANMORE NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE

Designated a National Historic Site of Canada in 1969 in recognition of its exceptional 2nd Empire architecture. Built in 1882 – 1883 for wealthy banker J.P.C. Philips (1842 – 1912) and his wife Harriet Dougall Philips (1839 – 1915). The grand interior includes beautiful hand-painted ceilings and ornate woodwork. Many rooms have been restored to the 1890s. Period room displays containing some original furnishings as well as beautiful objects from the Couldrey Collection. The museum cares for an extensive collection of antique furniture, paintings and ceramics. Local history is highlighted in Glanmore’s lower level and includes the Early Homestead display and Maid of All Work: Domestic Service at Glanmore exhibit. Winner of 2016 Peter Stokes Restoration Award from the Architectural Conservancy of Ontario. Open year-round 257 Bridge St. E. 613.962.2329 glanmore.ca

THE REGIMENTAL MUSEUM

Features a collection of uniforms, badges, diaries, equipment, weaponry and other memorabilia. Located in the Armory on the corner of Bridge and Pinnacle St. 613-966-2125 theregiment.ca CITY OF BELLEVILLE - 2018 VISITOR GUIDE

THE BELLEVILLE FIRE DEPARTMENT EXHIBIT:

LOYALTY, TRADITION & PROGRESS

Discover the fascinating history of the Belleville Fire Department in this interactive exhibit produced by Glanmore National Historic Site and on display at Headquarters Fire Station, 60 Bettes Street, Belleville. Here you will learn about 180+ years of firefighting in Belleville. Search the map to find out about significant fires. Discover the inner workings of hoses and protective gear. Snap a selfie wearing a bunker coat, and more! This free exhibit may be visited during regular office hours. Phone: Belleville Fire Department General Inquiries: 613.962.2010

BELLEVILLE SCOUT-GUIDE MUSEUM

Started in 1975 as a private museum in the home of Ron Moon of Corbyville, this Museum has grown to be one of the largest collections of Scout-Guide memorabilia on permanent display in Canada. Museum tours are free and by appointment only. www3.sympatico.ca/pandj/index.html

City of Belleville - Visitors Guide 2018  
City of Belleville - Visitors Guide 2018