Historic Place

The Old Post Office

905 844-2695

Oakville Historical Society, 110 King Street, Oakville, ON, Canada

1:30 – 4:00pm

The Old Post Office, Oakville’s first post office (1835 to 1856), stands beside the Thomas House and is operated by the Oakville Museum. This building was moved by Mrs.Read more…

The Thomas House

905 844-2695

Oakville Historical Society, 110 King Street, Oakville, ON, Canada

1:30 to 4:00 P.M.

Built in 1829 as the original home of the Merrick Thomas family, the Thomas House is furnished and presented as a pioneer home of the 1830 – 1840’s, with many original family items.Read more…

Alton Mill Arts Centre

519-941-9300

1402 Queen Street West, Village of Alton, Caledon, ON, Canada

10am-5pm

  The spectacular Alton Mills Arts Centre is a historic knitting mill, set against the charms of small town Ontario, renovated with modern amenities to accommodate working artist studios, gallery spaces, a jewellery store, fibre design and fashion market and a café.Read more…

St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church

905-522-2792

70 James St S, Hamilton, ON L8P 2Y8

10am-4pm

William Thomas, recognized as one of the founders of the Canadian architectural profession, was the architect of our English Gothic revival building, erected over four years between 1854 and 1857. The building’s grey stone mostly came from Hamilton quarries.Read more…

Fort Wellington National Historic Site

613-925-2896

370 Vankoughnet St, Prescott, ON K0E 1T0

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

First built during the War of 1812 to defend the St. Lawrence River shipping route from attack by the United States, Fort Wellington also helped thwart another American invasion during the 1837-38 Upper and Lower Canada rebellions.Read more…