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So much information about Ontario Place can be found on Wikipedia that we see no need to attempt duplicating all that information here. It’s quite complicated, anyway, covering all the major changes and renovations that the site has undergone since it opened on May 22nd, 1971. It was originally intended
The Comfort Maple can be found in Comfort Maple Conservation Area in Pelham, Southern Ontario. It’s estimated to have sprouted in the year 1500, making it around half a millennium in age! Address: Comfort Maple Conservation Area, 1732 Metler Road, Fenwick, Ontario, L0S 1C0 Province: Ontario Year of Visit: 2016
Located on the edge of the Scarborough Bluffs (east Toronto), this very unique place is often used for wedding, engagement, and commercial photography (permit required) as well as television and video production. Open year-round, we have visited this location numerous times as it never gets tiring exploring the grounds. Address:
Located just outside of Bayfield in Huron County, this full-size windmill is styled after an actual mill in the Netherlands called “The Arend.” Folmar Windmill has the capability to be used as both a sawmill and a grist mill. Around ten years ago this windmill was used to cut logs
Fairview Lawn Cemetery is in Halifax, Nova Scotia. It is perhaps best known as the final resting place for over 100 victims of the 1912 sinking of the Titanic and the approximate 250 unidentified victims of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. Address: 3720 Windsor St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3A5 Province: Nova Scotia Year
The Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, founded in 1948, is located in downtown Halifax, Nova Scotia, and is the oldest and largest maritime museum in Canada with a collection of over 30,000 artifacts including 70 small craft, a large collection of ship models, and the steamship CSS Acadia—a 180-foot steam-powered
The DDO houses Canada’s largest optical telescope with a primary mirror that’s seventy-four inches in diameter (more than six feet wide). The building itself is sixty-one feet in diameter, large enough, in other words, to enclose its massive twenty-three-ton telescope. Address: 123 Hillsview Drive, Richmond Hill, Ontario, L4C 1T3 Province:
Overlooking Three Valley Lake in the Monashee Mountains, and just off the Trans-Canada Highway is the very charming and quaint Three Valley Lake Chateau of Revelstoke. The hotel is also located only 19.8 km from Mount Revelstoke National Park. Address: Revelstoke, British Columbia, V0E 2S0 Province: British Columbia Year of
This lighthouse was built rising right out of the roof of the keeper’s home. The eight-sided tower was constructed in 1881 and reaches a height of 74 feet (24.4 metres). Address: 236 Harbour Street, Kincardine, Ontario, N2Z 2X9 Province: Province Year of Visit: 2017 In the late 1800s, Kincardine Harbour
Originally the site was home to the smaller wooden St. Jacques Church, built in 1832, but it was destroyed in 1841 to make way for a larger church. Address: 385 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 1J9 Province: Ontario Year of Visit: 2006, 2011, 2015 The main structure was completed in