This Day in History – July 29th

1836 – French King Louis-Philippe inaugurates the Arc de Triomphe in Paris – At the west end of Paris’s grand Avenue des Champs-Élysées, in the centre the Place Charles de Gaulle where 11 other avenues converge, stands the famous Arc de Triomphe de l’Étoile. The 50 metre high monument was commissioned by Napoleon in 1806…

Melodies at the Museum returns for a fifth season

Summer concert series features local favourites and first-time talent Back by popular demand, the St. Marys Museum will be hosting its fifth annual Melodies at the Museum summer concert series during the month of August. Every Wednesday evening from 7:00 to 8 p.m., a different musical performance will take place on the Museum’s front lawn.…