Summer of Finnegan
It is our goal to pack as much fun and adventure into our summer, before my son starts school in September. This will also be used as an ongoing list to keep adventure and discovery throughout our lives.
The 1000 Islands History Museum is located in Gananoque, Ontario.
Saint George, Ontario
Adelaide Hunter Hoodless has been called one of the most famous Canadian women.
Port Rowan, Ontario
1798 Grist Mill and Backhouse Historic Site within Backus Heritage Conservation Area
Experience a guided tour of this early 19th century homestead once home to the Gage family...
Restored 1870-1881 family home of Alexander Graham Bell.
On the shores of Lake Erie, the Bois Blanc Lighthouse, a classic limestone tower, guided s...
Explore Brockville's social and industrial history at the Brockville Museum!
Canada's first railway tunnel, reinvented with a state of the art light and sound show.
The museum is a vibrant public space where members of Toronto’s diverse communities gather
St. Thomas, Ontario
A historic railway station renovated into a gorgeous event venue with a museum upstairs!
Museum featuring dozens of Canadian military planes and aviation exhibits.
Carleton Place, Ontario
History is alive and well at the Carleton Place and Beckwith Heritage Museum!
Casa Loma is one of North America’s most enchanting tourist attractions.
The log castle is in a remote location in Northwestern Ontario, on White Otter Lake and ...
The 1877 home of James Livingston featuring original Trompe l'oeil murals inside.
The Museum connects the history and heritage of Pembroke and area to present day.
Explore 19th-century innovation and creativity, city building, science, technology and de...
The Blue Mountains, Ontario
A historic railway station with interactive exhibits, viewing deck on the bay & trails
St. Thomas, Ontario
Elgin County Railway Museum is housed in a large historic building in St. Thomas, ON.
Built in 1887, Surviving 2 explosions 1907 and 1980, now community use Museum.
Gananoque, Ontario to Essex, Ontario
TV shows filmed at historic places across Canada
Lunenburg, Nova Scotia to Richmond, British Columbia 5 places
The film and television industry love using historic places as part of their sets for their cinematic creations because historic places tell stories, and they create a nostalgic backdrop for modern stories. Next time you watch your favourite shows, you might just catch a glimpse of a quaint historic fishing village in Nova Scotia or spy a […]
All Aboard! Awesome locations for Transportation and Architecture enthusiasts of all ages
Toronto, Ontario to Stirling, Alberta 13 places
For lovers of transit, transportation, and the industrial/scientific revolution.
Banff, Alberta to Rycroft, Alberta 5 places
Dunvegan Provincial Park is a great place to camp & tour the historical trading post!
My Hopeful list!
Chambly, Québec to Vancouver, British Columbia 7 places
A mix of places I have seen and enjoyed and beautiful settings I hope to visit!