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In Sir John A's Footsteps

209 Wellington Street | Suite 200, Kingston, Ontario K7L 2Z1, Canada
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It is a pleasure to see all the old buildings that have been preserved and definitely enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
Valda M
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Picton, Canada
Sir John A. MacDonald was born January 11th just like me. A Scottish Immigrant who became our first prime minister.

Kingston, Ontario was slated to be the Capital of this Country; when dubious minds made change and... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2017
devoedyette
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Kingston, Canada
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 15:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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209 Wellington Street | Suite 200, Kingston, Ontario K7L 2Z1, Canada
Downtown Kingston
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

It is a pleasure to see all the old buildings that have been preserved and definitely enjoy the History behind them.

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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Kingston, Ontario was slated to be the Capital of this Country; when dubious minds made change and brought Ottawa on board due to safety considerations from our neighbors. This historic refuge screams intrigue and the chance of a life time to discover a knowledge that...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

we took this tour on Canada Day. was fun and informative. i learnt some facts about Kingston that I never realised after living here for a year.

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Reviewed 30 December 2015

A super pub with lots of great food..large portions for good value. Service is excellent and staff very friendly. There is a history here of Sir John A Macdonald, Canada's first Prime Minister. I believe it was his law office at one time. Kingston is...More

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Reviewed 12 December 2015

The entire troupe was fantastic. They had us laughing throughout the whole show, plus we learned a lot along the way.

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Reviewed 14 October 2015

What a talented troupe! Amazed and inspired at the innovation and creativity of this presentation. They packed a lot of historical information into a constantly moving, always entertaining show that never became dry or uninteresting. Each actor took on dozens of different personalities effortlessly (at...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2015

found it helped my child understand more about our history ,the aids were very good and info easy to understand,any assistance was of excellent quality

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Reviewed 22 September 2015

I have read many of the reviews and they all said it all - this is an outstandingly talented group of young people who clearly love what they do, and do a super job! (Hannah's expressions are hilarious). What a fun way to see Sir...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2015

Grandpa: So Chloe, what did you think about the play? Chloe(12) : It was awesome! Grandpa: And you Abby, did you like it? Abby (13): I LOVED it! And there you have two thumbs up from the younger generation. I took my two grand-daughters to...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2015

These players have talent. Their original witty take on our first prime minister resonates with the audience. If you like clever dialogue, catchy songs, quick change presentation in the tradition of street theatre, make sure you see this.

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Response from Valda M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, indeed I was on a self guided version because I had a copy of the tour map. Not hard to find and better when you do it by yourself - at your own speed - and not have to listen to silly questions. It would help if you... More
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Response from Allison F | Property representative |
You can get tickets for the In Sir John A's Footsteps show online on SALON Theatre's website (just google SALON Theatre, as we are not allowed to include website links in these responses). The show runs at 11 am and 2 pm... More
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