April 2017

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Toronto is Captured by the Americans!

by Jim Dean on April 27, 2017 Comments Off on Toronto is Captured by the Americans!
On this day (April 27) in 1813, Toronto (then known as York) was captured by foreign invaders from the south. An American force of around 1,800, supported by a naval flotilla, landed on the lake shore to the west and advanced against the town, which was defended by an outnumbered force of regulars, militia and Ojibway...read more
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5 Ways The Haunted Walk Will Make Your Field Trip Unforgettable

by Jim Dean on April 13, 2017 Comments Off on 5 Ways The Haunted Walk Will Make Your Field Trip Unforgettable
Educational All of our tour products are strongly linked to the Ontario elementary and secondary school curriculums. These connections cover a variety of subjects including History, English/French, Drama, Civics and Canadian Law. Many of our tour guides are in the process of becoming teachers themselves. Experiential Getting out of the classroom is an incredible educational...read more
Jim Dean5 Ways The Haunted Walk Will Make Your Field Trip Unforgettable