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Things to do in Hamilton

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Gallery
“This art gallery is a gem and is a great way to spend part of a day looking at its extensive collection and rotating exhibits.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Garden
“This is a beautiful botanical garden with an indoor restaurant and indoor gardens. It also has an extensive trail system and outdoor gardens that can keep you here all day.”
  • 44 locals recommend
Zoo
“This place is highly recommended and has a wonderful water park for the kids in the summer. Its recommended you take the bus tour through the grounds it's worth the price and commentary. It also saves your car from wildlife getting too up close and personal with your vehicle.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“This indoor farmers' market is open year round! Whether you want to grab fresh produce, have a coffee or grab lunch, this place is an awesome spot to spend a morning/afternoon. 1 hour of free (validated parking) is located in the city parking garage across the road.”
  • 38 locals recommend
Beach
“Beautiful spot on the water with a nice walking trail. Great spot for a walk/picnic/nature time”
  • 28 locals recommend
History Museum
“Take the tour inside and see early 'luxury living' as well as the servants kitchen and where soldiers camped in battle - surprisingly entertaining! Don't want to go inside? The grounds are great for strolling through as well as lovely views - especially if you keep walking out to the bridge and even further along you'll find the Royal Botanical Gardens”
  • 21 locals recommend
Trail
“Hamilton is actually known as the Waterfall Capital of the WORLD!!! ....really!!! Look it up. We are truly a hidden gem of a city : )”
  • 23 locals recommend
Football Stadium
“The Hamilton Tiger Cats games are a ton of FUN. We always check out a game or two every season.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Park
“Bronte Creek Provincial Park is located in Oakville, Ontario, Canada, and is part of the Ontario Parks system. The 6.4-square-kilometre park is located at the western edge of Oakville, bordering on Burlington. The park features hiking and biking trails, cross country skiing, and a play barn”
  • 17 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“A little farther to get to but has the largest selection of stores in the area.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Park
“Large lush park with greenhouses, children's museum, playgrounds & a bandshell.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Place to shop
“Large mall with two floors showcasing many great retail and dining opportunities”
  • 21 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Locke Street has numerous restaurants, offering all different types of food. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Hockey Arena
“Hockey game, concert, and many other events! If you are looking for something to do, check out First Ontario Center to see whats going on.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Park
“Always a great place for a stroll on a summers evening. Parking can be a bit of a problem but the parking behind the arts centre is normally available and free after 6 pm.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Business Center
“Hamilton Art Crawl on the second Friday of every month is on James Stree North. But every day, year round, with Jackson square on the corner, don't miss all that James Street North and South has to offer...Restaurants, Bars, Coffee shops, Bakeries, Stores galore, Art Galleries, and more. Drive in 10 - 15 minutes, take the bus for only a few dollars (20 minutes), or a cab for around $10. ”
  • 30 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Taco Place
“Tacos & Tequila to cure your blues. Also a great late-night spot to grab a drink with friends.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Restaurant
“High quality food with local ingredients - great place to get a delicious pizza or salad. Also yummy breads and desserts!”
  • 20 locals recommend
Pub
“Best. Burgers. Period. Go hungry: the portions leave nothing to be desired! Great rotating craft beer menu, too. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Tacos and Hip-Hop. Get there early and head down to Uno Mas for a pre-drink.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is our favourite restaurant in Hamilton - great atmosphere, high quality food and service and you know you'll always have a great experience. And not to mention its right at the bottom of our street!”
  • 13 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Fine Dining, Amazing Food And Atmosphere. Take In Water Views While Enjoying Your Meal. Visit The Lower Level For Free Public Skating In The Winter”
  • 14 locals recommend
Fast Food Restaurant
“Best outdoor patio in the city! Locally sourced food with a menu that changes seasonally. Excellent brunch on the weekends.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Café
“Great breakfast spot! Waffles infused with bacon.. Yeah, that's a thing here.”
  • 15 locals recommend

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