Downtown Walking Tours

Upcoming Tours

A Taste of History

Join a guided walk and take in the fascinating sights and stories of our historic Downtown with refreshments to-go!

This tasty walk is presented by the St. Catharines Downtown Association and St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre and is led by Adrian Petry, public historian, and Visitor Services Coordinator at the St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre. The tour will stop at historic locations and local cafes to take in some of the amazing things you can enjoy downtown: history and coffee!

$ 30 per person. The price includes refreshments.


City of St. Catharines Community Walks

Merritt Trail: Canal Valley and the Early Welland Canals | Saturday, April 27

Explore the history of the Second Welland Canal along the Merritt Trail. See lock remnants and hear the stories of the people who built the locks and our city.

Downtown: The Downtown Pop-Culture Tour | Saturday, May 4

Visit sites around Downtown St. Catharines to hear stories of the city’s robust contributions to popular music, film, theatre, broadcasting, and sports.

The walk is approximately 90 minutes in length. Meet-up dates and further information are sent to participants at registration. Occurs rain or shine.