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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Stephanie Meeuwse
905-615-4860 x2109

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