Start your day at Hamilton’s Dundurn Castle National Historic Site, the magnificent 40-room estate of one of Canada’s first premiers. The castle has been furnished to compare the life of a prominent Victorian family with that of their servants.
Next, move on to Hamilton’s Whitehern Historic House and Garden, an outstanding example of a mid-19th century urban estate originally owned by a wealthy industrialist.
Enjoy lunch at one of downtown Hamilton’s great cafes.
Make your way to Caledonia in time to enjoy a scenic Grand River Dinner Cruise.
Choose from one of Brantford’s hotels for your evening accommodation.
The next morning, start your day at the Bell Homestead National Historic Site, the site of one of the most important scientific breakthroughs in history, the telephone, taking in the collection of original Bell family furnishings and household items.
Then make a stop at Chiefswood National Historic Site, the mansion that Chief George H.M. Johnson built for his British bride in the 1850’s, which was also the birthplace of E. Pauline Johnson, the poet often regarded as the woman who opened the door for both First Nations and female writers in Canada.
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6:45 pm at Binbrook Conservation Area - July 19, 2019 and August 13, 2019
Please reserve your spot in our popular guided paddles in advance as group size is limited. Arrive AT LEAST 20 min’s before the paddle is scheduled to sign waivers & get geared up before we begin.
Paddles BEGIN PROMPTLY at stated start time. Anyone arriving after we have left the shore WILL NOT be able to join us. No refunds or credits will be given.
All participants must follow all instructions from staff for a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone in the group. If you have any concerns please speak to one of our staff before we leave from shore.
All guided paddles vary due to conditions, theme and instructor. Some paddles do finish after dark.
*Our guided paddles RUN LIGHT RAIN OR SHINE. We we will make a call for weather or inclement conditions up to 3 hours before the start time. If water or weather conditions prevent us from offering the experience, we will offer a reschedule or you may join one of the future scheduled events. Please follow our Social media channels for current information.
Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology – National Historic Site
Date: MONDAYS July 8, August 26, Sept. 9, Oct. 7, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages: 14 years and up
Cost: $30 per person. Pre-registration required. (Includes a family admission pass valid at any one of the Hamilton Civic Museums – maximum value: $32)
Contact: 905-546-4797, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.hamilton.ca/museumsVisit Website
Bronte Creek Provincial Park
Sunday August 11 & Aug 18, 2019 starting at 7 pm, ADMISSION: $17 Price Details: Daily vehicle permit required or seasonal park pass.Visit Website
Based on standard rooms only. Rooms are subject to availability. Reservations required to the Arlington Hotel directly. Package not applicable with any other offer.
Offer not available Monday and Tuesday nights, as Edit. Restaurant is closed on those evenings.
Check in: 3:00pm Check out: 11:00 am
Cancellation Policy: 48 hours notice to avoid room charges.Visit Website
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