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Be a part of our feature exhibition, Tavern Town!

We are seeking artifacts relating to the brewing and consumption of alcohol for the upcoming summer exhibition, Tavern Town: Dundas on Tap. Most sought include photographs, drinking memorabilia, brewing tools, and advertisements relating to the bars, clubs, hotels, and taverns of Dundas. Contributions may either be provided on loan from the months of May until September or donated to the Museum’s artifact collection.   Tavern Town: Dundas on Tap will focus on the role hospitality and dri...
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Job Posting: Archival Technician (YCW) - Temporary, Full time

Duration: 12 weeks Dates: May 13 – August 6, 2019 Hours: 9:30am – 4:30pm, Monday to Friday (6.5 hours per day) Location: Dundas Museum and Archives 139 Park Street West, Dundas, Ontario, L9H 1X8 Phone: 905.627.7412 Email: mail@dundasmuseum.ca www.dundasmuseum.ca Hourly rate: 15.00/hour + 4% vacation pay Application deadline: 4pm on April 24, 2019 Contact name: Sandra Kiemele, Archivist & Assistant General Manager

What does the job entail? The Dundas Museum & Archives is com...

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Job Posting: Collections Technician (YCW), Full time - Temporary

Duration: 12 weeks

Preferred Start Date: 6 May 2019

Hours: 9:30am – 4:30pm, Monday to Friday (6.5 hours per day)

Location: Dundas Museum and Archives

139 Park Street West, Dundas, Ontario, L9H 1X8

Phone: 905.627.7412

www.dundasmuseum.ca

Hourly rate: 15.00/ hour plus 4% vacation pay.

Application deadline: 4pm on April 24, 2019

This is a unique opportunity to join a small, curatorial and collections management team working to buil...

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We Want Your Feedback!

We are installing a new technology interactive in our galleries. Three options have been proposed, and now we want your feedback!

Option 1: Visit the 1848 Doctor’s Office in more detail than ever before.

Option 2: Discover our vast textile collection, normally stored away in the vault.

Option 3: Explore the development of Dundas with an interactive map.

Please take the time to fill out this short survey.

 

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Visit the Dundas Museum for Doors Open Hamilton, May 4 & 5

The Dundas Museum & Archives is excited to participate in Doors Open Hamilton on May 4 & 5, 2019.

May 4:

3rd One-of-a-Kind Handmade Market

May 5:

Exclusive Vault Tours every half hour from 11am – 3pm, with an intermission from 12pm – 12:30pm Crafts and activities for children
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