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JayWalking Guelph - The Unfortunate Man Tour This walk takes us up and down Douglas Street in Downtown Guelph. See where William Harvey worked (James Walter Lyon's The World Publishing Company), Bond's Hardware where William Harvey bought the pistol, St. George's Church, where William was the Sunday School Superintendent, and finally the Wellington County Courthouse where William Harvey was hung! Pardon me. Hanged!$20. 1.25hrs. Tours limited to 10 participants. Not for children. 519 820-3269 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. leave the Red Brick Cafe at 7pm. Admission gives you a $5 gift certificate for The Red Brick Cafe.
Individual Price Twenty Dollars
Categories Performance,Heritage
$20.00
JayWalking Guelph - Brooklyn Scandals Stories include: the abduction of Annie Mary Carr 1877, the Foster Wedding 1867, the story of Arthur Wells 1877, some snippets from the past, river lore, and local poems written about the area circa late 1800's. Enjoy a walk along the Speed River every Tuesday evening at 7pm, May-Sept., as I share with you a few tales not found in history books! $20. 1.25hrs. Includes a complimentary ice cream from The Boathouse Tea Room! Tours limited to 10 participants. Not for children. 519 820-3269 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Individual Price Twenty Dollars
Categories Performance,Heritage
$20.00
Art As Activism: Truth, Survivance, and Resilience

 Art As Activism: Truth, Survivance and Resilience, is an exhibition about our collective journey toward decolonization, through the submission of artworks that reflect personal experiences and challenge the conventions of institutional space. 

The exhibition will open on August 2 in conjunction with the performance of John Galt and The Instant City, a musical theatre production that navigates Galt’s background as a writer and Colonist. Both the exhibition and the performance will question Galt’s positionality in the context of our local Indigenous history and the impact of colonization that continues to shape Guelph today.

Event Date 08-02-2019
Individual Price General Admission
Categories Art Exhibitions and Sales,Heritage
GAC Historical Walking Tour I: Where Guelph Began

This tour encircles the original Market Square area of almost twenty-four acres laid out by John Galt in 1827. Serving as the focal point for Guelph's early social and business life, the area also contains the sites of many of Guelph's first buildings.

Event Date 08-04-2019 2:00 pm
Individual Price $5.00
Categories Heritage
$5.00
GAC Historical Walking Tour II: Downtown Walkabout

The present downtown centre of Guelph, with its wide main street, provides a compact walking tour, which includes many buildings and sites of considerable historical and architectural interest.

Event Date 08-11-2019 2:00 pm
Individual Price $5.00
Categories Heritage
$5.00
 
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