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Site: Waterloo Pioneers Memorial Tower

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Organization Details
Areas Served Waterloo Region
Description & Services
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.
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
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-571-5684
Toll Free Phone 1-888-773-8888
Fax 519-571-5686
Address and Location Information
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