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Museum Reopening
May 5, 2015


OPEN: May 5, 2015
Seven days a week; 9:30am to 5:30pm

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Peace – The Exhibition

Presented from May 5 to June 7, 2015

During the Second World War, many British children were sent to safety in Canada. On the morning of August 4, 1940, Margaret Morris Smolensky, along with 1,532 other children left Liverpool, England to start their journey to Pier 21 in Halifax.

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Our travelling exhibition, Canada: Day 1, supported by RBC, will be at the Markham Museum until June 2015.

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The Risk of Loving History

Our heritage interpreter, Scott, has always been passionate about history. Read his first blog as he takes us back in time via an old family letter.

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