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Walking Tours

The Walking Tours of Thunder Bay are self-guided tours designed so that both visitor and resident alike can learn about Thunder Bay's rich heritage and architecture, while at the same time enjoying a scenic walk through the city.

A total of 89 buildings are featured on four tours.  Each tour can be completed in approximately one hour or less. 

To view each of the four tours, please click on the links below.  Brochures can be downloaded by clicking the PDF link at the bottom of each of the four tour pages.

Thunder Bay North - This tour is concentrated around Thunder Bay's Waverley Park Heritage Conservation District and the commercial area that was formerly downtown Port Arthur.

McVicar Creek / Harrington Court - This tour views the beautiful homes surrounding McVicar Creek and Harrington Court.

Thunder Bay South - This tour explores the buildings near City Hall, in the area that was formerly downtown Fort William.

Vickers Park Area - This tour follows Ridgeway Avenue to Vickers Park and turns back to the C.P.R. Station while viewing many of the attractive homes in the area.

Please respect private property and view all homes from the sidewalk.