Westboro and Highland Park

Members of the Cole and Rochester families in front of Maplelawn,1907. City of Ottawa Archives / CA-18672 

Sunday, October 18, 2020 - 14:00 to 15:30

NEW TOUR – The tour starts and ends in Westboro Village, founded as Skead's Mills in 1874, and includes part of Highland Park, the former farm of the Thomson, Rochester and Cole families of Maplelawn. There are eight designated heritage buildings up to 190 years old, including All Saints Church, Nepean Town Hall, Maison Jeanne D'Arc, Cobble Cottage, Broadview School, Maplelawn, and two more close by, plus other buildings on the city's heritage register.

GUIDES: David Jeanes, former Heritage Ottawa president, with Bruce Elliott, retired Carleton University history professor and author.  Both have lived in the neighbourhood for many years.

Heritage Ottawa Members: $5  /  Non-Members: $10

Space is Limited — Pre-Registration and Pre-Payment Required 
Reserve your spaces now using our secure link below.

You may register multiple people for the same tour on a single purchase. 
Additional tours must be purchased separately. Registration(s) effective on completion of payment.

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Discounts will be applied at checkout.

This tour is sold out.

MEET: All Saints Church
347 Richmond Road (Bus Route 11)
Ottawa, ON K2A 0E7