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Site: Waterloo Pioneers Memorial Tower

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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-571-5684
Toll Free Phone 1-888-773-8888
Fax 519-571-5686
E-Mail ont-woodside@pc.gc.ca
Website www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/on/waterloo/index.aspx
Address and Location Information
Areas Served Waterloo Region
Located In Community Kitchener
Address & Map
Lookout Lane
Kitchener, ON N2P 2X8
 
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Intersection Deer Ridge Rd. and Lookout Lane
Mailing Address 528 Wellington St N 
N2H 5L5
Physical Access Unknown
Organization Details
Description (Service) Commemorates the arrival of the Pennsylvania-German pioneers to Waterloo Region in 1800-1803. The tower is located along the banks of the Grand River in Kitchener, Ontario. Its random-coursed fieldstone, tapered “Swiss” copper roof, and the Conestoga wagon weather vane reflect the Swiss origin and farming lifestyle of these early settlers.
Description & Services
Hours Open to the public by reservation. The surrounding grounds are open year-round. To make an appointment to tour the tower, interested parties can contact Woodside National Historic Site.
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application required
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Museums