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Harbour History TourBoat Launch Port Stanley, Ontario
Heritage — Talks and Discussion
Port Stanley's harbour has been an essential part part of the village since 1827 when the first schooner was launched Join a member of Heritage Port Stanley, our local historical society, on a guided, narrated walk to learn this fascinating history.
You will discover the history of shipping and commercial fishing. You will find out how our harbour has changed over the years from the bridge to the lighthouse.
As we stroll along the west pier together, you'll be entertained and enlightened by interesting facts and tales about the history of Port Stanley. Please join us on this one-hour tour.
|Fri 28 Sep||No events scheduled.|
|Sat 29 Sep||1:00 PM to 2:00 PM|
|Sun 30 Sep||1:00 PM to 2:00 PM|
At the boat launch at the end of Carlow road
Port Stanley, Ontario
From the main corner lights ,turn right onto Bridge Street. Cross over the lift bridge ,turn left at Tourist information building onto Carlow Rd. .Follow Carlow road to the end.
Heritage Port Stanley
Heritage Port Stanley is a volunteer organization who are dedicated to the preservation and celebration of the history of Port Stanley Ontario . We put Heritage signs and descriptions on the Heritage buildings on the Main Street. Our newest project is Heritage signs along the harbour that describes the history of the different areas through the years and why they were important to our village.
This event is in English.
This event is wheelchair accessible.
Keywords: Walking, Tour, Storytelling, Outdoors, Historic Site, Family Friendly, All Ages