Tours of Auchmar

This post, from July 12, has information on upcoming tours at the Auchmar Estate happening throughout the summer.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The Auchmar Estate, located at the corner of West 5th and Fennell Avenue, is a historic ground in the heart of Ward 8 – and is offering rare tours this summer.

For more details, please continue reading below…

Auchmar estate is considered to be the last surviving country estate on Hamilton Mountain.

Auchmar was built for Isaac Buchanan, a local Scotsman, entrepreneur, politician and civic leader in 19th century Canada. You can now enjoy a rare opportunity to tour the mid-century gothic revival manor and the walled and landscaped grounds that surround it.

Local guides will lead participants through the house, sharing stories about the architecture as well as the people who lived and worked at the estate.

Dates:  July 23, August 6, August 13, August 20, September 17, September 24, October 1, and October 15

Times:            12 pm, 1:30 pm and 3 pm
Cost:               By donation with proceeds going to the United Way of Hamilton. Pre-registration required.

Contact:          905-521-3168,,

Questions or concerns?

If you have any questions or concerns, you can contact our office  here.

Councillor John-Paul Danko