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Battlefield House Museum & Park

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the battle that kept Canada out of Americas grip

There is a car park and a house. You go into the house and buy your ticket for an escorted tour... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mark W
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Aston, United Kingdom
picture attached is not battlefield house

when you do go get correct house giving history as it was in 1812-13 interpreters are very... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
_greenbt11
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Stoney Creek, Canada
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One of the first houses to be built in Stoney Creek, Battlefield House was the home of the Gage family from 1796 until 1835. During these settlement years of the early 19th century, James and Mary Gage cleared and worked the land with their ten...more
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77 King St W, Stoney Creek, Hamilton, Ontario L8G 1H9, Canada
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All reviews re enactment jackson house our tour guide apple festival both sides great visit local history period costume beautiful grounds down the road whole family dundurn castle lots of fun picnic tables devil's punchbowl war tower
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a car park and a house. You go into the house and buy your ticket for an escorted tour, You first go to the old house when in 1812 the invading army camped around the house with their 3000 soldiers. They were 10...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2018

when you do go get correct house giving history as it was in 1812-13 interpreters are very knowledgeable

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Susan R, Manager at Battlefield House Museum & Park, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thanks so much for visiting.

Reviewed September 16, 2018

We went to Battlefield House Museum and Park for our Winter Wedding Photos they turned out amazing. The staff was super helpful and we were able to get many wonderful shots on the grounds with many different backgrounds including the Tower and the House.

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Reviewed September 15, 2018

I had the opportunity to visit this site. It has some interesting history. The tour of the property was good and informative.

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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

It is amazing the amount of people that volunteer to keep this place running smoothly. For whomever comes to Hamilton region paying a visit to the museum is almost mandate.

Thank sandracE9185CG
Reviewed July 22, 2018

If you can visit during "Battle weekend" I.e. the first weekend in June. A small village is set-up showing how folks in the early 1800's cooked, traded, and managed life. Many enthusiastic re-enactors duplicate the battle of 1813, and that is followed by a wonderful...More

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Susan R, Manager at Battlefield House Museum & Park, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Thanks kindly for your review Joan and for helping us promote the site. We have 32 acres of parkland to run and play and visitors can learn the importance of the site and climb the stairs to experience a magnificent view from the Battlefield Monument.

Reviewed July 8, 2018

We wanted to go somewhere for a few hours with our preschooler over the long weekend. It was terribly hot that weekend but thought that visiting this museum for a bit would be fun. It ended up that we were the only ones present on...More

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Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

It is well worth the time to go early in June to watch the re enactment of the Battle of Stoney Creek. Volunteers in period costume great to see...and little centres with games for kids and crafts and even clothing from back then. There is...More

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Susan R, Manager at Battlefield House Museum & Park, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2018

Thanks Auchkie for your review. The Re-enactment of the Battle of Stoney Creek is an event where a person can learn about the Battle of Stoney Creek of June 6, 1813 and experience first-hand what it was like to live in the small hamlet of...More

Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

This is the location of the pivotal Battle of Stoney Creek in June 1813. We missed the annual reenactment festival by one weekend! There are two homes on the site; one original and one moved there from a couple of blocks away about 20 years...More

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Susan R, Manager at Battlefield House Museum & Park, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2018

Thanks Amy for visiting the site and for your great review. We are sorry that you can't join us this coming weekend for the annual Re-enactment of the Battle of Stoney Creek which is held each year on the first weekend of June. Please come...More

Reviewed March 20, 2018

The battle of Stoney Creek is my favorite event all year in Hamilton. I have been here at least 6 times. There is lots of reasonable food, vendors, and the battle itself. Ii never miss it

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Susan R, Manager at Battlefield House Museum & Park, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Thanks Jon for your message. The Re-enactment of the Battle of Stoney Creek will be held on Saturday, June 2 & Sunday, June 3. We hope you can join us again this year. Susan

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There is also a lovely little fountain just a half mile down King Street where many newlyweds take wedding photos during the summer.
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