Self-guided Sightseeing Tour #1 in Hamilton, Canada


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 6 sights
Distance 4.1 km
Ascend 66 m
Descend 55 m

Experience Hamilton in Canada in a whole new way with our self-guided sightseeing tour. This site not only offers you practical information and insider tips, but also a rich variety of activities and sights you shouldn't miss. Whether you love art and culture, want to explore historical sites or simply want to experience the vibrant atmosphere of a lively city - you'll find everything you need for your personal adventure here.

Individual Sights in Hamilton

Sight 1: Christ's Church Anglican Cathedral

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Christ's Church Anglican Cathedral

Christ's Church Cathedral is a cathedral of the Anglican Diocese of Niagara, located at 252 James Street North, in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. The parish was established in 1835, with construction for the present building taking place from 1852 to 1873. The cathedral has gone through several expansions and renovations since its opening in 1876.

Wikipedia: Christ's Church Cathedral (Hamilton, Ontario) (EN)

851 meters / 10 minutes

Sight 2: Beasley Park

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Beasley Park is a park in the Lower City of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada and named after Richard Beasley, (1761–1842), a soldier, political figure, farmer, and businessman in Upper Canada. who was one of Hamilton's first settlers and came to Canada from New York in 1777.

Wikipedia: Beasley Park (Hamilton, Ontario) (EN)

1122 meters / 13 minutes

Sight 3: St Paul's Church

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St Paul's ChurchGraeme MacKay from Hamilton, Ontario, Canada / CC BY 2.0

St Paul's Presbyterian Church, Hamilton is a congregation of the Presbyterian Church in Canada located at the city centre of Hamilton, Ontario. The church building, designed by renowned architect William Thomas, is federally designated as a National Historic Site in Canada and provincially designated by the province of Ontario as a heritage site under the Ontario Heritage Act.

Wikipedia: St. Paul's Presbyterian Church (Hamilton) (EN)

381 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 4: Art Gallery of Hamilton

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Art Gallery of HamiltonJeff Hitchcock from Seattle, WA, USA / CC BY 2.0

The Art Gallery of Hamilton (AGH) is an art museum located in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. The museum occupies a 7,000 square metres (75,000 sq ft) building on King Street West in downtown Hamilton, designed by Trevor P. Garwood-Jones. The institution is southwestern Ontario's largest and oldest art museum.

Wikipedia: Art Gallery of Hamilton (EN), Website, Opening Hours

1174 meters / 14 minutes

Sight 5: Central Presbyterian Church

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Central Presbyterian Church

Central Presbyterian Church is a Presbyterian Church in Canada congregation in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, located in the downtown area at the corner of Charlton and Caroline Street South.

Wikipedia: Central Presbyterian Church (Hamilton) (EN)

576 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 6: Hamilton AAA Grounds

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The Hamilton Amateur Athletic Association Grounds is a park located on the north side of Charlton Avenue West, between Locke Street South and Queen Street South, in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. The park served as home to the Hamilton Tigers from 1872 to 1949. In 1950, the Tigers amalgamated with the Hamilton Wildcats to create the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. The new team became the permanent tenants of Civic Stadium, and played their home games there until 2012. The Tiger-Cats joined the Canadian Football League as an inaugural member in 1958. A plaque outlining much of the grounds' history is located next to the main entrance on Charlton.

Wikipedia: Hamilton Amateur Athletic Association Grounds (EN)


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