Official Bell Homestead NHS Website, City of Brantford

Hours and Admissions 


  • Tuesday to Sunday, 9:30 am to 4:30 pm, last guided tour of the day at 3:45pm (unless otherwise posted)

Closed Sunday November 27th for Christmas decorating.

Closed Sunday December 4th and Sunday December 11th due to special programming.

Closed Friday December 23rd 2016 to Monday January 2nd 2017 for the holidays.  Open for regular hours Tuesday January 3rd, 2017.

Special Notes:

It is recommended that visitors give themselves a minimum of 45-60 minutes to fully experience both historic homes.  The month of December is quite busy with school groups; if visitors wish a more in-depth tour, please call ahead to confirm staff availability.

Hours Subject to change without notice.  Visitors are encouraged to call or email ahead to confirm hours for specific date(s) - 519-756-6220 or

The site is closedStatutory Holidays as well as: April 3rd,  October 9th, November 11th, November 27th, December 4th, December 11th, and December 23rd to January 3rd.

Museum Admissions:

  • Adults - $6.50  Seniors - $5.50  Students (13+) - $5.50  Children (7-12) - $4.50 
  • Group Rate - $5 per person (groups of 15 or more with 2 weeks advanced booking )

Children 6 years and under admitted free. Rates for special events may vary

The Exchange Café:

Regular Season Hours:

April 12th to September 23rd, 2016,  Tuesday to Saturday, 10 am to 3 pm (lunch served 11am to 2pm)

  • Available for after-hours bookings for groups of 20 or more.

For more information, please contact us

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