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Visit Oakville's First Post Office Museum

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History & heritage Museum
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Lakeside Park

144 Front Street

Oakville, ON

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Free.

Offered in English.

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In the early 1950s, this historic Post Office building was saved from demolition and moved to Lakeside Park, where it now serves as a museum. Learn about how letters were written and transported in the past. Try your hand at writing with a quill pen.

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Town of Oakville

The Town of Oakville is located on Treaty 14 and 22 lands, the territory of the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation, and traditional territory of the Huron-Wendat and the Haudenosaunee. Oakville is home to many different First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. A vibrant and impressive community within the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), the Town of Oakville is a beautiful lakeside town with a strong heritage, preserved and celebrated by residents and visitors alike. Since the 1800s, it has become one of the most coveted areas to live and work in Ontario with 225,000 residents calling Oakville home. The town offers all the advantages of a well-serviced urban centre with first-rate facilities and amenities, while also maintaining its small-town feel.

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