Arts, Culture & Heritage

Did You Know?

The Burlington Art Centre is the 7th largest community art centre in Ontario and is home to Canada’s foremost collection of contemporary Canadian ceramics.
Burlington Art Centre

Take in a live performance, big band concert or unique art exhibit. Take a trip back in time at a museum or historical property. Stroll through a garden estate or visit the Royal Botanical Gardens, Canada's largest botanical garden. Whatever you're looking for, Halton's rich and diverse heritage and culture has an experience for you!

Performing Arts


Burlington Art Centre Oakville Symphony Orchestra



  • Halton Region Museum

Halton Region Museum The Halton Region Museum is located in a picturesque setting beneath the Niagara Escarpment inside Kelso Conservation Park in Milton, Ontario, Canada.

The Museum site, formerly the Alexander Family Farm, was settled in 1836 by Scottish immigrants. Four generations of the Alexander Family farmed the land until 1961. The Alexander Farm was one of the first electrically powered farms in Southern Ontario.

Today, the Halton Region Museum is dedicated to collecting and conserving artifacts significant to Halton's heritage and providing quality exhibits and education programs for all to enjoy. Be sure to look through our website for upcoming special events, interesting online exhibits, wonderful education programs for groups and a peek at some of the fascinating artifacts you will find when you plan your visit to the Halton Region Museum.

Enjoy nature at one of Halton's many gardens & conservation areas Oakville Museum at Erchless Estate

Gardens & Heritage

The Halton Heritage Attractions (PDF file) brochure is a guide to the many historical and cultural attractions in Burlington, Halton Hills, Milton and Oakville. This brochure features facts about the many heritage parks, museums, galleries and historical societies that are located in Halton.

Visit your local Burlington (external link)Halton Hills (external link), Milton (external link) and Oakville (external link) sites and Business Improvement Areas for a complete list of Arts, Culture and Heritage activities and establishments in the region.

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