Dundurn National Historic Site

Inside Hamilton's Museums
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Author(s): John Goddard
Original Publish Date: Jun 04, 2016
Product Number: EB00780351
Released: Nov 05, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781459737327
Publisher: Dundurn
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Description

Inside Hamilton's Museums helps to satisfy a growing curiosity about Canada's steel capital as it evolves into a post-industrial city and cultural destination. In this special excerpt we visit Dundurn Castle, which once stood as the biggest house in British North America and reflected the outsized personality of its builder, Sir Allan Napier MacNab. Of Hamilton's museums, Dundurn Castle ranks as the biggest and most famous. The grounds host the Hamilton Military Museum, which specializes in the War of 1812. John Goddard takes us on a detailed tour of the historic home, providing fascinating historical background and insight.

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