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Gaze upon our historic architecture. Tread the very path walked upon by Bramptonians more than a century ago. Journey through time and experience Brampton’s past.
The City of Brampton has inherited a rich legacy of cultural heritage resources. Much of Brampton's heritage is linked to its historical roots as the “Flowertown of Canada” which has been revived and re-established under the City’s Flower City Strategy. Another important piece of Brampton's history is its past role as the capital or county seat of the former Peel County.
Use the Heritage Pass to check-in to five of the ten specified locations to be entered to win a Brampton Food Tour with Food, Drink, Travel Writer and host of Culinary Suburbia, Suresh Doss. Draw to be completed the week of September 7th, 2021.
Downtown Heritage Walking Tour
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Overcrowded conditions continued in the...
The Park Royal is a rare example of the streamlined Art Moderne style, a major architectural movement stemming...
imposing landmark. Prominent inmates
included 1960s American radical Huey
Newton, and Peter Demeter, a wealthy
Toronto developer who was convicted of
murdering his wife after a high profile trial.
Three convicts were hanged in this jail.
and the courthouse, is a good example of a
late 19th century civic building. Alexander
and Congdom, a Streetsville architectural
firm, designed the building in 1890 and
it served as the registry office until 1959.
In 1967, the building was converted...
The GTR experienced an era of...
In the 1830s a crossroads hamlet began here. It was known as “Buffy’s Corners” after William Buffy’s Tavern located at the northeast corner of Queen and Main Streets.
The property also has historical or associative value because it...
This important building...
The statue is modelled on Bill Bettridge, a decorated veteran of the Second World War and survivor of Operation Overlord, the D-Day...
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