Posts Tagged ‘Ontario History’

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Cardinal Creek Falls, Orleans Ontario

Cardinal Creek Falls, Orleans Ontario

Cardinal Creek Falls, Orleans Ontario Rating: 1/5 Ottawa-Carleton County, Cardinal Creek, Orleans GPS: N 45 29.132 W 75 28.081 Access: Easy 1056 Watters Rd, Orléans, ON K4A 3P9 http://www.capitalgems.ca/cardinal-karst.html The Cardinal Creek Falls are relatively an underwhelming waterfall, other aspects of this area such as the history, hiking, and cave formations make it an interesting

Parliament Hill, Ottawa Ontario

Parliament Hill, Ottawa Ontario

Parliament Hill, Ottawa Ontario 111 Wellington St, Ottawa, ON K1A 0A4, Canada http://www.lop.parl.gc.ca The centrepiece of Ottawa’s downtown landscape, Parliament Hill is the political and cultural heart of the city. The Parliament Buildings sit atop the Hill, the gorgeous Gothic-style structures overlooking the Ottawa River, as the politicians within debate the present and future issues

Wartime Ghosts at the old Camp Picton, Picton Ontario

Wartime Ghosts at the old Camp Picton, Picton Ontario

Old wartime Ghosts at the old Camp Picton, Picton Ontario 343 County Rd 22, Prince Edward, ON K0K, Canada A visit to the to of the cliff that overlooks the attractive lakeside town of Picton reveals more than just a stunning view of the town (Millennium Lookout)below. It also unveils an intact collection of abandoned

Fifth Chute, Eganville Ontario

Fifth Chute, Eganville Ontario

Fifth Chute, Eganville Ontario Rating: 1/5 Bonnechere River, Eganville, Renfrew County GPS: N 45 32.374 W 77 05.886 Access: Easy, obliterated by a dam This is a stop really only for historical purposes and the history of logging on the Bonnchere River as the site is now been modified to a small dam with low

View of the Lake of Bays Marine Museum from the side bridge, Dorset Ontario

View of the Lake of Bays Marine Museum from the side bridge, Dorset Ontario

View of the Lake of Bays Marine Museum from the side bridge, Dorset Ontario 1090 Main Street Dorset, On, P0A 1E0 Beautiful Dorset! Tucked away on the outskirts of Muskoka and Algonquin Provicnial Park this beautiful village with great views above is tucked in around the Lakes of Bays. When walking around Dorset you can

Museum of Ontario Archaeology, London Ontario

Museum of Ontario Archaeology, London Ontario

Museum of Ontario Archaeology, London Ontario 1600 Attawandaron Rd, London, ON N6G 3M6 http://archaeologymuseum.ca/ The Museum of Ontario Archaeology is a unique Canadian museum devoted to the study, display, and interpretation of the human occupation of Southwestern Ontario over the past 13,000 years. The Museum is located beside the Lawson Prehistoric Iroquoian Village, a site

Eldon House Museum, London Ontario

Eldon House Museum, London Ontario

Eldon House Museum, London Ontario 481 Ridout St N, London, ON N6A 2P6 519-661-5169 info@eldonhouse.ca http://www.eldonhouse.ca One of a kind, full of history, warmth, and beauty situated at once the outskirts of beautiful downtown London Ontario. Virtually unchanged since the nineteenth century, Eldon House is London’s oldest residence and contains family heirlooms, furnishings and priceless

The Teaching Rocks, Peterborough Petroglyphs Park

The Teaching Rocks, Peterborough Petroglyphs Park

Petroglyphs Park, Woodview Ontario Address: 2249 Northey’s Bay Rd, Woodview, ON K0L 3E0 The Hollow ECHO of water gurgling beneath the rocks at their feet made the two young geologists uneasy. There, in the stillness of the forest north of Stoney Lake, they felt as though they had entered a hallowed place. As they swept

The Old Alexander Henry Ship location, Kingston Ontario

The Old Alexander Henry Ship location, Kingston Ontario

The Alexander Henry Ship at the Museum of the Great Lakes 55 Ontario Street, Kingston Ontario, K7L 2Y2 This was once home to one of the most famous Museums in Ontario (The Alexander Henry Ship at the Museum of the Great Lakes) It was a treasure and a  beautiful site full of history when passing

Kingston and Pembroke Railway Station, Kingston Ontario

Kingston and Pembroke Railway Station, Kingston Ontario

Kingston and Pembroke Railway Station, Kingston Ontario 209 Ontario Street, Kingston, ON K7L 2Z1 It is not only children that like to pull the lever of the little train at the Kingston and Pembroke Railway Station in Kingston Ontario. As a frequent visitors adults and tourists join the fun, as they enjoy a great view

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