Ruthven National Historic Site Acrylic Paint Workshop Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. Pre-registration is required, $45 per person includes all material. Spring has finally arrived! Come and visually celebrate this wonderful season by painting your own masterpiece inspired by the passage of time and seasons. Local artist and educator, Heather Gross will lead […]
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March Break at Ruthven Park NHS March 11-15th beginning at 11 a.m. Educational and fun programs for the whole family Bring a Picnic lunch, eat in the Coach House or on the grounds before your tour! Monday – Mad Science will warm you up with a “Beach Day with Bugs”. Tuesday – Want to learn how […]
Getting married? Join us on March 2nd at Ruthven Park National Historic Site for our Annual Bridal Show. There will be a great lineup of local vendors, door prizes and swag bags for the first 100 brides. Saturday, March 2nd from 10-3pm in the Historic Coach House. Free Admission
Back by popular demand! Historic Rag Rug Workshop with Helen Sluis $45 per person – pre-registration is required This late 18th-century technique involves a combination of braiding and “weaving” that produces a beautiful rug. NO sewing is involved! Participants will learn how to make oval, round and squared fabric forms. Workshop facilitated by Helen Sluis, […]
February 18, 2019 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Please join us for our Family Day event of 2019, featuring special guests from Wild Ontario! At 1:00pm, enjoy a hike and scavenger hunt on Ruthven Park’s extensive grounds with light refreshments provided. Then stay for a 2:00pm live show with several amazing birds, hosted by […]
Join us for a Taste of the Irish! Friday, March 15th 7pm Irish Whiskey Tasting with host and whiskey connoisseur John Stirrit (member of the Order of the Quaich) Enjoy traditional music from the British Isles and Newfoundland with Billy and the “Goat Set” $50.00 per person Pre-registration is required For more information […]
Are you interested in learning the art of calligraphy but don’t know where to start? We will be hosting a workshop with Jenn Lewis from Quills Invitation and Fine Paper of Hamilton. Saturday, February 16th, 2019 10am – 2pm at Ruthven Park National Historic Site $225.00 per person, all tools and materials are provided and are for you to keep after […]
Just a friendly reminder we will be closed today at 2pm until the New Year. Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and a happy and safe New Years. Please remember the grounds and office are both closed during this time. Thank you for all your support in 2018 and we look forward to 2019.
Unfortunately Tia McGraff has come down with a cold and has to cancel her concert here at Ruthven Park National Historic Site tomorrow evening Friday December 14th. If you have purchased a ticket and have not heard from us yet, please give us a call at 905.772.0560 to get your refund.