Jasper House was a trading post serving fur traders, Aboriginal people, and explorers travelling across vast mountain ranges on either side of the continental divide. A viewpoint and commemorative plaque brings this historic era to life.


Related Listings

Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue Canal

170 Saint-Anne Road, Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, QC

The national historic site is open every day of the year from sunrise to 11 pm. The navigation season runs from Victoria Day to Thanksgiving

Opened in 1843, the Sainte-Anne Canal was the main entry point for the waterway between Montréal and Kingston. Take a trip through 150 years of history.Read more…

Tagged In canal,Montreal,pier,QC,quebec and St Lawrence

Battle of the Windmill

370 Vankoughnet Street, Prescott, ON

June: Saturday and Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. July 1st to Septenber 4th: Thursday to Monday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Visit the Battle of the Windmill National Historic site to see one of Canada’s most historically significant windmills, and learn how British redcoat and Canadian loyalists waged a battle to protect Upper Canada from invaders.Read more…

Tagged In battle,military,ontario,upper canada and windmill