85 Queensway E.
Simcoe, ON N3Y 4M5
Phone: (519) 426-2611
Fax: (519) 426-0053
Located on the coast of Turkey Point, this park takes pride in being the first provincial park Ontario to have a golf course on location. The grounds of the Turkey Point Provincial Park are ideal camping sites. Picnic tables, wash rooms, barbecue facilities and comfort stations are available in the park. A small store selling essentials and a picnic shelter suitable for hosting events are also located on site. Visitors can idle on the beach or hike along a scenic trail.
Everyone knows Alexander Graham Bell; the inventor of the famous and one of the most widely used discovery till the present time, the telephone. But if you want to probe deeper into the life of the genius and the process of his invention, then a peek into his house at Brantford would be of your interest. This historic site and museum has various well-preserved exhibits related to the scientist's life. While here, you could engage in a group tour of the place and also take part in various cultural activities, concerts and educational programs. For more details on this place, check their website.
Established in 1921, Long Point Provincial Park is one of the oldest provincial parks in Ontario. Spread across an area of 150 hectares (370.65 acres), this park is located on a stretch of land that juts out in to Lake Erie. This island, named Long Point, lends its name to the park. Long Point Provincial Park is an ideal getaway for the diverse vacationer. Facilities for fishing, boating and camping are available. The park is home to numerous migratory birds, over 300 species, making it a haven for the birdwatcher. It has been designated a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
Her Majesty's Royal Chapel of the Mohawks or the Mohawk Chapel was the first Protestant chapel in Ontario and is one of the oldest buildings in Ontario. It is a simple building that was given to the Mohawk Indians by the British Crown for their unflinching loyalty. It features several stained-glass windows telling the story of the Six Nation people.
As the name suggests, the Bell Telephone Memorial is a monument built in the honor of the inventor of telephone that is Alexander Graham Bell. Nestled within the Bell Memorial Park, this memorial is a symbol that stands for the great achievements and inventions of Alexander Graham Bell.
Located on the northern bank of the Grand River, Edinburgh Square is a planned opened space in Caledonia that was established in the 19th Century. A cenotaph, dedicated to those who fought the war, is located on site. In 1857, the town hall, which now functions as the Edinburgh Square Heritage & Cultural Centre was erected. Prior to its establishment, this square was known to host farmers markets. Edinburgh Square also features a baseball field and a lawn bowling space.
This pretty little Caledonia station was established by the Grand Trunk Railway Company in 1908. The Caledonia Grand Trunk Station was the second station to be built on the same site, when the former one was destroyed by a fire in 1906. This station was in service till 1977, following which it was used as a maintenance place till 1988. Members of the Caledonia Chamber of Commerce and The Grand Trunk Station Society, restored this facility and opened it to the public as an attraction in 1997. Caledonia Grand Trunk Station is home to a museum, tourist center and meeting rooms.