Do You Remember The Train Derailment?

Do You Remember The Train Derailment?

November 10 marks the 40th anniversary of the Mississauga Train Derailment. This event saw over 240,000 residents evacuated from their homes, the largest peacetime evacuation at that time.

Mississauga Miracle: The Story of the 1979 Derailment is an exhibition that will run from September 21st to November 17th at the Bradley Museums and October 29th to November 15th at The Grange. Share you story to have it included in the exhibition. Museums of Mississauga and Heritage Mississauga will be recording oral video histories in June and July.

Civic Centre
Committee Room D, 300 City Centre Drive
Thursday, June 20

Benares Visitor Centre
1507 Clarkson Road North, Mississauga
Wednesday, June 26 & Thursday, June 27

The Anchorage, Bradley Museum
1620 Orr Road, Mississauga Wednesday, July 10 & Thursday, July 11

Call or email StephanieMeeuwse at 905-615-4860 x2109 to book an appointment.

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For more information contact:
Stephanie Meeuwse
905-615-4860 x2109

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Join us and 100,000 of your friends to celebrate Canada's 152nd birthday in the heart of Mississauga. Share your stories with us, your roots, and snap a photo and help us build out the cultural mosaic that is Mississauga.

Grab a blanket and join your friends and neighbours under the night sky for Movie Nights! Celebration Square is a fully-accessible outdoor space that is open to all members of the community. Watch classics, blockbuster hits and family feel-good favourites on the big screens.