Discover ‘How the Railway Shaped Our Town’ with a Guided Walking Tour
This October join the Railway Museum of Eastern Ontario for its NEW guided walking tour through Smiths Falls’ industrial past. Gain valuable insight into how the railway can shape and mold a small agricultural community into a town bursting at the seams with industrial heritage. Finish up with some hot cider back at the museum. Admission is by donation. All ages are welcome to attend.
Saturday, October 12 at 2:00 pm OR
Sunday, October 20 at 2:00 pm
‘How the Railway Shaped Our Town’
Discover the site of the first train yard dating back to 1859. Explore the neighbourhoods built for the railway workers and the stories of the businesses the railway supported. Follow the route of a forgotten spur line down to the location of the former Frost & Wood Plant (one of Smiths Falls’ best kept secrets).
For further information, please call the museum at 613-283-5696 or email email@example.com