What’s On

Workshops, Programs, Events, Tours & More!

Workshops & Events

There is always something going on at the Lincoln Museum and Cultural Centre. We have a range of activities for people of all ages and abilities. Plan your visit, try something new, or learn more about what’s on offer.

October 23, 2021

STEAM Saturday: From Creek to Cup

Learn all about purifying water by making a homemade water filter! Test out your invention by filtering water from the Twenty-Mile Creek.

 

Age: 6 - 12 years

Cost: $15

October 23, 2021

Bob Ross Oil Paint Class: Forest River

Recreate an original Bob Ross masterpiece with certified Bob Ross painter Bobbi Cosby.

 

Age: 13+

Cost: $50

October 24, 2021

Museum Makers: Creative Clay

Get Creative at the museum. Join us for art-making fun.

 

Age: 6 - 12 years

Cost: $15/ child

October 24, 2021

Rug Hooking Basics with Betty Calvert

Instructor Betty Calvert will guide you through all the basic techniques: from materials, design and starting your own rug while you work on your own small project.

All materials provided. Beginners welcome!

 

Age: 13+

Cost: $35

October 28, 2021

Glen Elgin Settlement

Join us at the museum for an evening with the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority (NPCA) to learn about the history of the Glen Elgin Settlement. Glen Elgin was an early industrial hamlet turned ghost town in in the 1850s.

Age: All Ages

Cost: Free - Monetary donation appreciated

October 29, 2021

Night @ the Museum: Watercolour Basics

Learn about the basic water colour painting techniques and freestyle to make your own painting.

 

Age: Youth 13 - 17 years

Cost: $15

Drop-In Tours
Drop-In Tours

Let Us Show You Around

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Historical Buildings: Drop-in from June to August during museum opening hours and join our expert guides to explore the 1815 Fry House and 1859 Schoolhouse. The buildings are only open to visitors during these tours!

Exhibition Tours: Join us year-round on Fridays at 1:30 p.m. to learn about the themes, techniques, and history of the objects on display! Tours are open to the public, first-come, first-served, and are limited to a maximum of 10 participants. Have a large group or want a more intimate experience? Please book a private group tour.

Museum Explorer Backpacks: Explore the museum with a themed backpack filled with intriguing items and fun activities. Backpacks can be borrowed for 1.5 hours and are available anytime during museum opening hours from the museum information desk. 
 

School Programs
School Programs

A Day to Remember

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Are you a teacher or educator interested in booking one of our school programs? We have many curriculum-based options to meet a variety of grade levels.

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Group Programs & Tours
Group Programs & Tours

Book Your Own Unique Experience

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Get behind the scenes look at the Lincoln Museum & Cultural Centre. Education staff and tour guides offer dynamic tours and private programs for learners of all ages! Book a group tour, private class, or invite your friends and family to celebrate with a hands-on party.

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Special Events & Rentals
Special Events & Rentals

Come Celebrate With Us

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Interested in booking your special day with us? Be it a wedding, birthday party, conference, mixer, or meeting, the museum provides a beautiful backdrop for any special occasion.

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