A unique family learning adventure awaits you! This fresh-air experience will awaken your senses as you discover the fascinating world of agriculture. Canada’s unique agricultural heritage and future is featured at the Museum. Explore the sights and sounds of farm life through animals, exhibitions, treasures from the collection, hands-on demonstrations, and delicious foods. The Museum is located on the Central Experimental Farm, a 425-hectare crop research station and National Historic Site. Visit the animal barns and explore the captivating exhibitions. With a pinch of history and a dash of myth busting, the newest exhibition Food Preservation: The Science You Eat highlights the role science plays in delaying food decay and keeping food nutritious and safe from farm to fork. See renewable energy in action in the Museum’s exhibition Energy Park: Nature at Work, try to spot the queen bee in the live observation hive in Taking Care of Beesness, and explore Tractors, where you can even climb inside a farmer’s “office in the field.”
The Chimczuk Museum is a premier museum destination that houses permanent exhibits on the history of the Windsor area, the Original People’s Culture and Legacy, and the development of The City of Windsor. The site also features a state-of-the-art Children’s Gallery and Learning Space with opportunities for hands-on exploration for our young and young at heart, two galleries for travelling and temporary exhibitions, and a gift shop with fantastic souvenirs for guests of all ages.
The world’s first virtual reality arcade is an all-ages, family-fun indoor recreation facility with sixteen (16) VR stations available to book by the hour. With over 50 different games available, there is definitely something for everyone. Each person occupies a VR station measuring 8′ x 10′. Book multiple stations and our staff will connect you together digitally in many of our games where you can see and hear each other and play together!
Farm stop and family fun
Farm stop and family fun
You best choice for all-round family friendly, entry level to high end options in all categories. Browse the largest selection of bikes West of Toronto. Gears Burlington is the largest foot-print bicycle store with Mtb, Electric, Kids, Hybrids, Comfort, Road, Urban etc. We stock a full range of all accessories and have a highly organized top-notch Service Center for all your cycling needs. Located just east of the Appleby GO station we are super easy to find, immediately off the QEW at Burloak Drive. We look forward to helping you!
A full-service, customer oriented bicycle store, focusing on Road, Mountain, Family, Recreation, Commuting, Triathlon. We rent Road and Hybrid Bicycles. We have Indoor Cycling Studios. We have a full service department and are open 7 days a week. We sell Specialized, Cannondale, Giant, Felt, Haro, Miele and Louis Garneau. We can help you with anything to do with your bicycle and we look forward to meeting you. Details of our shops can be found on our website www.gearsbikeshop.com
The Hamilton Children’s Museum invites visitors to touch, build, experiment, invent, and imagine in a friendly, child-centred setting. The museum, housed in a former Gage family home, has been stimulating curiosities and providing opportunities for family learning for over 30 years.
Located in Gage Park, the Hamilton Children’s Museum
is the perfect place to explore and enjoy family fun year-round. Discover exhibits, workshops and special programs that encourage children and adults to learn through play by engaging in hands-on activities. Round off your experience with a visit to Gage Park and the four-season Tropical House.
Come and experience some of the finest cycling Routes in Southwestern Ontario. This furnished four bedroom house is perfect for groups of six cyclists; it is clean, had comfortable seating areas inside and out, and contains everything you need to be comfortable. A washer/dryer and detergent are provided, a locked garage with a pump will keep your bikes secure, and the grocery store and restaurants are all within a ten minute walk, Cook your meals in or eat out in the village!
We are cyclists as well and we enjoy sharing our favourite routes with you. The doors are electronically key-coded for your security. Free wi-fi, satellite TV, and so much more. Come stay for a few days or a week and explore the area.
This is where more and more of the semi-pros and national champions are chosing to train! Dundas even has a hill named after Clara Hughes, an Olympic cyclist who used the hill for her hill training!
Secure booking is available at VRBO.com house #717471
Family Owned restaurant opened for more than 25 years. Breakfasts and Brunch. Lunch, Dinner and full service restaurant in the middle of Alfred. Private Halls available. Can accommodate large groups.
Science North maintains the second- and eighth-largest science centres in Canada: Science North, and Dynamic Earth.
Science North is a hands-on, immersive science centre with a fun and enthusiastic approach to science education. The Bluecoats (real scientists and science communicators) help to make visits more enjoyable, and also ensure that visitor interactions with exhibits and live animal ambassadors are more informative. Science North also features an IMAX® theatre, digital Planetarium, butterfly gallery and Special Exhibits Hall.
Dynamic Earth is also a hands-on, immersive science centre, which offers earth sciences and mining experiences. It is home to the biggest coin in the world, the Big Nickel! This interactive experience — which includes an iconic guided underground mine tour, multimedia theatres and interesting exhibits — is fun for visitors of all ages and takes place in an interactive and educational environment.
In addition to the two science centres in Sudbury, Science North also oversees an award-winning Large Format Film production unit and an Exhibit Sales and Service unit, which develops custom and ready-made exhibits for sale or lease to science centres, museums, and other cultural institutions all over the world.
Science North, in partnership with Laurentian University, has developed North America’s first and only comprehensive Science Communication program, a 10-month joint graduate diploma program.
Science North also has a base in Thunder Bay, Ontario, providing science experiences to Northwestern Ontario schools and festivals, as well as summer science camps and more.
Nearby is the Lake Laurentian Conservation Area and Bell Park which features a groomed walkway and follows the shoreline of Ramsey Lake.
Science North maintains a bicycle shelter, located just 75 feet front the main entrance, and accommodates 18 bicycles with 36 inch spacing between the racks providing plenty of room. The shelter is closed on 3 sides with tempered glass walls and has an aluminum roof. Also located in the shelter is a manual foot pump along with a bicycle repair station equipped with the tools you need for any required repairs.
Science North is an agency of the Government of Ontario and a registered charity #10796 2979 RR0001. Dynamic Earth is a Science North attraction. IMAX® is registered trademark of IMAX Corporation.
Waterloo Central Railway runs a Historic Train connecting Waterloo and Elmira, travelling through the Mennonite countryside of Waterloo Region. They run their Farmer’s Market Trains 3 times a day at 10am, 12pm, and 2pm on Thursdays & Saturdays from April to October. They provide stops on Northfield Drive in Waterloo, at the Farmer’s Market, in the Village of St. Jacobs, and in the Town of Elmira. There are many hop on hop off options to experience including Rail N Ale, Train & High Tea, Train & Kitchen Kuttings Tastings, and many more! They also run THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Rides & Santa Trains in November & December! Experience history brought to life with a memorable ride at Waterloo Central Railway!