city-on-edge-2City On Edge

Learn how a city was pushed to the edge during the First World War – to the point of changing its name from Berlin to Kitchener through a controversial and high tension referendum. This year is the 100th Anniversary of that name change.

Exhibit Launch Night – Thursday, June  23, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Waterloo Region Museum!

An exclusive and complimentary viewing for museum members, volunteers and supporters.

Remarks by Michael F. Lauber, Deputy Consul General, Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany, Toronto

Please RSVP to [email protected] no later than June 20.

City On Edge is on exhibit from June 24 to December 31 at the Waterloo Region Museum located at 10 Huron Road in Kitchener, Ontario.

For more information regarding the City On Edge exhibit visit or call 519-784-1914.

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Contact Information

Matt Baker, Senior Research Associate and Centre Coordinator
[email protected]
(519) 884-0710 ext. 2080

Business Hours
Monday to Friday: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday to Sunday: Closed

Mailing Address
Wilfrid Laurier University
75 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON, Canada
N2L 3C5

Physical Address
232 King St. N. Waterloo, ON

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