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GAC Historical Walking Tour VI: Ward One Guelph

This tour of the area southeast of the downtown, between the Speed and Eramosa Rivers, reveals the rich variety of historic architecture and the diversity of peoples who formed Guelph. Particular attention is devoted to residential/industrial proximity and the city's early Italian community.

Event Date 06-30-2019 2:00 pm
Individual Price $5.00
Categories Heritage
$5.00
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
GAC Historical Walking Tour V: Brooklyn and the College Hill

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.

Event Date 08-18-2019 2:00 pm
Individual Price $5.00
Categories Heritage
$5.00
GAC Historical Walking Tour IV: Altar and Hearth (Catholic Hill)

Visitors will get a glimpse of the Victorian era in Guelph. Covering the area west of Norfolk Street, between Essex Street and London Road, the tour includes several historic stone churches and many historic homes representing a variety of architectural styles.

Event Date 08-25-2019 2:00 pm
Individual Price $5.00
Categories Heritage
$5.00
 
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