History of the Diocese of Hamilton

Online Exhibits


History_exhibitHistory of the Diocese of Hamilton   
Learn about the history of the Diocese of Hamilton.



160thAnniversary_exhibit160th Anniversary   
On February 29th, 2016 the Diocese of Hamilton celebrated its 160th Anniversary!



Read about the bishops who have served the Diocese of Hamilton.



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Auxiliary Bishops 
Read about the auxiliary bishops of the Diocese of Hamilton.


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Basilica of Our Lady Immaculate 
On December 8, 2014, Our Lady Immaculate was given the designation of Minor Basilica.  Learn more about the history of the parish and the significance of this designation.

Conservation Treatment

Conservation Treatment: Watercolours
from the Cathedral Collection

The conservation of stunning architectural drawings produced in watercolour by the architects Hutton and Souter.


Symbols of FaithSymbols of Faith: The Regalia of Bishop John Farrell    
Learn about the stunning artifacts of Bishop John Farrell, which are beautiful symbols of a life dedicated to teaching and dispensing God’s spiritual gifts.