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Kingston Self-Guided Walking Tour and Scavenger Hunt

By Titan Interactif
Price is CA $47per traveller*

Features

Free cancellation available
2h
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Multiple languages
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Contactless payments
Social distancing
Paid sick leave for staff

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Kingston Self-Guided Walking Tour and Scavenger Hunt

Non-refundable
2h
English

Price details

Price is CA $46.07 per ticket, price for 1 Traveller is CA $46.07
CA $46.07

Total

Price is CA $46.07
* Select 6 travellers to get the lowest price of CA $7.68

What's included, what's not

  • 20+ Challenges
  • Available in English and in French
  • Scavenger hunt on your smartphone (mobile site, not an App)
  • Internet access is required on your smartphone to complete this activity. Wifi is not enough.
  • Admission not included to any locations mentioned during the activity.

Know before you book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transport
  • Transport is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • This activity is adapted for social distancing. Do it in a small group (up to 6). The guide is our mobile website, on your smartphone. Go at your own pace, no time limit. No need to touch anything or enter any building.
  • Returns to original departure point
  • Departure time: 9/7/2021 - 12/16/2022Monday - Sunday:07:00 AM - 08:00 PM

What you can expect

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Kingston City Hall, 216 Ontario St, Kingston, Ontario K7L 2Z3 Canada

This building was completed in 1844 when Kingston was the capital of the Province of Canada, a British colony. Soon after, the capital moved to Montreal for a few years.

Duration: 4 minutes

Pass By: Prince George Hotel, 200 Ontario St, Kingston, ON K7L 2Y9, Canada

The Herchmer Macpherson building became the Prince George Hotel in the middle of the 19th century.

Stop At: Confederation Park, Laurier Ave W Elgin St., Kingston, Ontario K1P 5J2 Canada

The park opened in 1967, on Canada’s centennial anniversary. There were industrial buildings here on the water’s edge, as well as the terminus of the Kingston-Pembroke railway line – before the creation of this park.

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Shoal Tower, Kingston Harbour, Kingston, Ontario K7L 2Z1 Canada

It was originally named for Queen Victoria, but later renamed. It was built in 1847.

It is one of 4 towers built at the same time to protect Kingston and the entrance to the Rideau Canal by fear of an American invasion. You can spot another two across the river in Fort Frederick and Fort Henry.

Stop At: Kingston Waterfront, Ontario Street, Kingston, Ontario Canada

Follow Kinstgons's waterfront as the Rideau river merges with the Saint-Lawrence River into Lake Ontario.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Navy Memorial Park, Kingston, ON K7L, Canada

This is where military ships were maintained during the 1st and 2nd world wars.

Duration: 5 minutes

Pass By: PumpHouse Museum, 23 Ontario St, Kingston, Ontario K7L 2Y2 Canada

The Pump House is a museum of steam power. You will discover the steam machines that operated the first pumping station. It is also a science, technology, and engineering museum.

Stop At: City Park, Kingston, ON K7L, Canada

As you'll see, there are a lot of mature trees, picnic tables and places to barbecue here. There are also a few playgrounds and public bathrooms.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: 21st Battalion CEF Cenotaph, 44-64 West St, Kingston, ON K7L, Canada

This monument honours soldiers of the 21st battalion for their sacrifice during the Great War / WWI.

Duration: 5 minutes

Pass By: Queen's University / Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, ON K7L 2V6, Canada

Queen’s University was founded in 1841 at the behest of Queen Victoria.
It was the 1st university west of the Maritime provinces to admit women as students.

Pass By: Frontenac County Court House National Historic Site, 5 Court St, Kingston, Ontario K7L 2N4 Canada

This neoclassical building was built in 1858 to house the Parliament of Canada when Kingston was considered its permanent capital.

Pass By: Empire Life, 259 King St E, Kingston, ON K7L 3A8, Canada

Empire Life is an insurance company founded in Kingston in 1923.

Stop At: St. George's Cathedral, 270 King Street East, Kingston, Ontario Canada

George’s Cathedral was consecrated in 1828. It was built in the neoclassical style.

Duration: 5 minutes

Pass By: Kingston Customs House National Historic Site of Canada, 294 King St E, Kingston, ON K7L 3B2, Canada

Kingston’s customs house, opened 1859 in the neoclassical style.

Pass By: BMO Bank of Montreal, 297 King St E, Kingston, ON K7L 3B3, Canada

This old Bank of Montreal building is next to City Hall

Stop At: Market Square, 216 Ontario St, Kingston, ON K7L 2Z3, Canada

This public square is also an important gathering place for citizens. In 1758, the British Infantry used it to bomb the French’s Fort Frontenac across the Cataraqui River.

The Constitution Act of 1791, establishing the separate jurisdiction of Upper and Lower Canada, was proclaimed here by the 1st Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada, John Graves Simcoe.

Here, citizens heard the declaration of the War of 1812, followed by the confederation of Canada in 1867.

Duration: 10 minutes

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands

Social distancing

  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Location

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Activity Location

  • Kingston Ontario

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Kingston City Hall, 216 Ontario St, Kingston, ON K7L 2Z3, Canada
    • Kingston Ontario

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