Front Page @Instagram @Facebook @Twitter Custom Site Search

Photo Credit: Pending

"Welcome To Wellington County!"

County Of Wellington 
 74 Woolwich Street _ Guelph, ON_ N1H 3T9

Tel  (519) 837-2600, Toll Free 1-800-663-0750


1342 - 10/13/2023 6:23:58 AM  

Celebrate Halloween at the Wellington County Museum and Archives

Released For Publicaton - October 02, 2023

The Wellington County Museum and Archives (WCMA) is hosting several spooktacular events this month to celebrate Halloween:

Murder Mystery Nights (ages 14+), October 27 and 28 starting at 7:00 pm
Unleash your detective skills for this live theatrical performance, complete with hors d’oeuvres, drinks and live music. There are two types of tickets: an alcoholic drink ticket is $50 plus HST, and a non-alcoholic drink ticket is $45 plus HST. 

Cemetery Tours (ages 14+), October 20, 21, 27 and 28, 7:00 pm and 9:00 pm
Explore the burial sites of the former “Poor House.” Tickets are $15 per person plus HST. 

Hallow’Tots Party, November 1, 10:00 am – 11:00 am
All little ghouls and goblins are invited! The event is perfect for children under five. There will be crafts, games, stories and trick-or-treating. Pre-registration is required, and admission is by donation. 

Pumpkin Walk, November 1, 7:00 pm
Show off your Jack O’Lanterns at this annual event. Bring your carved pumpkins to the museum between 9:00 am and 4:30 pm. At dusk, pumpkins will be lit for one last show. Pre-registration is not required, and admission is by donation.

“We’re thrilled to bring back an exciting lineup of Halloween programming,” said Katie Clarke, Museum Programming Supervisor. “Whether it’s your first time participating or have made it a tradition, the WCMA is your go-to for Halloween fun in Wellington County.”   

For more information about Halloween at the museum, to purchase tickets or to pre-register for an event, visit

- 30-

The County of Wellington is located in south-western Ontario just over 100 kilometres west of Toronto along Highway 401.

The County is made up of seven member municipalities including the Town of Erin, Town of Minto, Township of Wellington North, Township of Mapleton, Township of Centre Wellington, Township of Guelph/Eramosa and the Township of Puslinch.


Front Page | About | Privacy Policy | Social Media | Join | Contact