Cornwall Community Museum hosting Discovery Walks on September 29th

September 25, 2012

Cornwall Community Museum

The bricks, stones and paths of Cornwall hide stories of a thriving community - its tragedies, achievements, and lost hopes and dreams.

Residents are invited to join Ian Bowering, Curator of the Cornwall Community Museum, in discovering the past that lies just around the corner and under your feet.

Two walking tours are being offered on Saturday, September 29 at 11.00 am and 12.30 pm, beginning at the Clock Tower in Lamoureux Park.

The morning tour will show you Pitt Street, the commercial centre of Cornwall, as you have never seen it before. The afternoon tour will lead you down to the river and along the old canal route to discover a city once at the heart of a great inland waterway.

Everyone is welcome to participate in the tour.

In addition, the Cornwall Community Museum will once again be offering its popular afternoon tea!

Enjoy a unique atmosphere of the 1900’s along with a good selection of teas and refreshments on Sunday, September 30, from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm (last serving at 3:30 pm) at the Museum. There is a suggested donation of $2, and groups of 4 or more are advised to book in advance.

For further information on these activities, please contact the Museum at 613 936-0280 or by email at pbmuseum@bellnet.ca. You can also check out the Cornwall Community Museum website.

 

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