HIStory + HERitage
Hamilton HIStory + HERitage is a unique exhibition and meeting space combining historical content (architectural, social and cultural) and new technology (mini-computers and flat screen monitors) to share the story of Hamilton. We are dedicated to celebrating the lives of the men and women who have helped to shape the city of Hamilton.
HistoricalHamilton.com is proud to provide an online companion to the exhibits presented by HIStory + HERitage.
SLEEK is an exhibit celebrating Hamilton's Modernist Residential Architecture, presented by HIStory + HERitage. The exhibit focuses on Mid-Century Modern architecture, the period of Modernism from the 1950's through to the mid 1970's.
SLEEK 2 features six mid-century modern homes designed by architects for individual clients. Each of the homes was built between 1950 and 1975.
The Grand Durand
The Grand Durand - Hamilton's Mansions celebrates the architecture, the history, and the stories of a group of homes in the South Durand neighbourhood of Hamilton. It is one of the finest collections of intact, architecturally diverse, pre-war residential architecture in Canada.