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Westfield Heritage Village

1049 Kirkwall Road | Rockton, Hamilton, Ontario L0R 1X0, Canada
+1 519-621-8851
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I went to the ice cream carnival, home made ice cream.

A great local trip if you like history. There is a wood shop, a sawmill an general store a train... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jon E
A great day

Love Westfield Heritage! We adore the maple syrup festival and pioneer village. It's lots of a fun... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
designertrista
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Toronto, Canada
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1049 Kirkwall Road | Rockton, Hamilton, Ontario L0R 1X0, Canada
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+1 519-621-8851
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"maple syrup"
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"special events"
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"blacksmith shop"
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"general store"
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"anne of green gables"
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"home made ice cream"
in 2 reviews
"pioneer life"
in 2 reviews
"wedding location"
in 2 reviews
"come alive"
in 3 reviews
"living museum"
in 2 reviews
"many occasions"
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"great for kids"
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"old days"
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"history lesson"
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"great place for family"
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"pack a lunch"
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"all ages"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great local trip if you like history. There is a wood shop, a sawmill an general store a train station and some things that I probably forgot. The Staff are all enthusiastic history buffs who will talk all day if you let them. One...More

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Rondalyn B, Manager at Westfield Heritage Village, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and glad you enjoyed the Village. Many people don’t realize the costumed historic interpreters you see at the village are all enthusiastic volunteers who give of their time in order to preserve and present the history of Southern Ontario. And...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Love Westfield Heritage! We adore the maple syrup festival and pioneer village. It's lots of a fun and a day spent outside. We haven't had the chance to attend the Christmas events but I kicked myself this season for not making time. I'm new (ish)...More

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Rondalyn B, Manager at Westfield Heritage Village, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

So glad you enjoyed yourself. The Maple Syrup Festival continues every Sunday in March. Also March 14 and 15 over the school break and March 30 (Good Friday). Don’t wait until Christmas to come back and see us. We are open every Sunday until the...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Great for kids, lots of interesting buildings and costumes for the kids to enjoy. General store was fun for buying some old-style candy. Enjoyed the maple syrup sampling.

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Rondalyn B, Manager at Westfield Heritage Village, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Glad to hear you enjoyed your Westfield experience. Hope to see you again for some of our other events this season. If you visited with children you will want to attend our Ice Cream Carnival over the long weekend in August!

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

It is a nice experience going into the village and seeing how life was 100 or more years ago. The houses are authentic and the many volunteers dressed up and talking matters of interest for that particular time, recreate the atmosphere very well. I love...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

What a wonderful piece of history. For admission of approximately $10 there is no better value around. This is a totally volunteer driven endeavor that is well presented and maintained. All the folks here are in period dress as they carry out their work in...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived on a Thursday afternoon to find the place deserted. However, we found the gates opened so we wandered in and spent about 2 hours looking around at the buildings and taking pictures. We found out later from the office staff that the village...More

Thank Mike G
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

A very interesting and educational place to take your children for both fun and entertainment. The staff here do a great job of getting into character and all of the pioneer homes are so cool.

Thank Charlene F
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

First time visiting and went during the ice cream festival on long weekend. Lovely old village enjoyed the history and touring around. All volunteers dressed to match time and were knowledgeable.

Thank JeniaToronto
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Ice cream Carnival. Was amazing. Loads of activities and displays. Samples of homemade Ice cream. Very knowledgeable and friendly staff. Impressive displays and attractions. Truly like walking into the past. One draw back was that the buildings are not very accessible for individuals with walkers...More

Thank Mary M
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

The village was lovely! The volunteers were amazing ... especially the printer and the visit to the sheep. But, if you are going for the ice cream ... perhaps give it a miss. One sample of one ice cream, on a small plastic spoon ......More

Thank Edwina H
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Kelsee N
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The best way to get a good answer to this question would be to call the office and ask to speak to Rondalyn. 519-621-8851. We can discuss the specifics of your situation. Thanks
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