GAC Historical Walking Tour: Brooklyn and the College Hill

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Sun, June 20, 2021 10:00 AM

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Please note: Guelph Arts Council's Historical Walking Tours are operating with COVID-19 precautions. All participants must wear a face covering that covers the nose and mouth and maintain physical distancing throughout the tour. All tours offered have been condensed to 60 - 90 minutes. Participants who arrive without a face covering will be asked not to participate and will receive a refund through the GAC office. Guides will not handle cash. Tour booklets will be available at the GAC office only. Tours are restricted to a maximum of 6 prepaid and pre-registered participants. Tours with less than two registrations by the previous Friday at 4 pm will be cancelled.

Starting point: McCrae House, 108 Water St, Guelph.

Tour description: Participants will be taken to the south side of the Speed River to explore one of Guelph's early industrial sections, formerly known as Brooklyn, as well as the College Hill area that developed around the Ontario Agricultural College. The tour includes some of the city's best examples of masonry and stone carving. Rain or shine (extreme weather excepted).

Rain or shine (extreme weather excepted).

Sponsored by Sleeman Breweries and Downtown Guelph Business Association

Event Properties

Event Date 06-20-2021 10:00 am
Event End Date & Time (24 hour) 06-20-2021 11:30 am
Individual Price $8.00
Categories Heritage
$8.00
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