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Museums of Burlington

Site: Burlington - Guelph Line

Service: Ireland House Museum

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Ireland House Museum will remain closed while physical distancing measures are in place  
 
Joseph Brant Museum open Tue-Sat, 10 am-3:30 pm (last booking time is 2:30 pm)  
* purchase tickets in advance online for a designated entry time (walk-in visitors will be accommodated if possible)  
* non-medical masks or face coverings are mandatory, except for children under the age of 3  
* parking lot is open for visitors  
* gift shop open during operating hours  
 
Events, meetings, educational programs, and guided tours are cancelled until further notice  
Venue rentals are not available at this time
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-332-9888
Toll Free Phone 1-800-374-2099
E-Mail museuminfo@burlington.ca
Website museumsofburlington.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/MuseumsBurlON
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/museumsburlon/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/MuseumsBurlON
Volunteer Coordinator Robin Hill, Volunteer Program Administrator; Email: robin.hill@burlington.ca
Contact Form museumsofburlington.ca/contact-us/
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Ireland House Museum will remain closed while physical distancing measures are in place  
 
Joseph Brant Museum open Tue-Sat, 10 am-3:30 pm (last booking time is 2:30 pm)  
* purchase tickets in advance online for a designated entry time (walk-in visitors will be accommodated if possible)  
* non-medical masks or face coverings are mandatory, except for children under the age of 3  
* parking lot is open for visitors  
* gift shop open during operating hours  
 
Events, meetings, educational programs, and guided tours are cancelled until further notice  
Venue rentals are not available at this time 
 
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The Museums of Burlington (Joseph Brant Museum and Ireland House Museum) are dedicated to the preservation, promotion, and presentation of the heritage of Burlington 
 
The Ireland House, built between 1835 and 1837, was the home of Joseph Ireland, one of Burlington's earliest settlers  
* the homestead has been restored to illustrate three distinct time periods that represent the generations of Irelands who lived in the house: the 1850s, 1890s and 1920s 
* property consists of 4 acres of woodland, gardens, potting shed, cottage/drive shed, and picnic areas 
 
The Museum offers tours of the property, living historical demonstrations, special events and educational programs
Hours Museum: Tue-Fri 10 am-4 pm, Sun 1 pm-4 pm * last tour leaves at 4 pm daily (closed major holidays * see website for summer hours) 
Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Contact for information
Languages English
Fees Admission
Site Information
Site Location Guelph Line north of Upper Middle Rd
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
2168 Guelph Line
Burlington, ON L7P 5A8
 
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Intersection Guelph Line and Upper Middle Rd
Physical Access Partially Accessible - parking, main floor and washrooms in Oakridge Interpretive Centre are accessible * Ireland House is not accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Arts / Culture
HCSD Sub Heading Historic Preservation ; Museums & Historical Societies
Service Categories Historic Preservation ; Museums

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