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Upper Canada Village is one of the country's largest historical sites. Located just east of Brockville in the town of Morrisburg, visitors can turn back the clock and experience what life was like over a hundred years ago.

Transporting you back in time to the 1860s, touring Upper Canada Village is truly a magical experience. Founded in 1961, Upper Canada Village is one of the largest living-history sites in Canada, depicting life in a rural English Canadian setting during the year 1866. Check out traditional farming techniques demonstrated through the growing of heritage vegetables and raising of heritage livestock breeds. See the handiwork of our weavers, spinners and dressmakers. Our knowledgeable staff can answer any questions you might have about all aspects of 19th century life.

What You'll See

  • Traditional farming techniques are demonstrated through the growing of heritage vegetables and raising of heritage livestock breeds.
  • Weavers, spinners and dressmakers demonstrate traditional handiwork.
  • Aspects of late 19th-century social life, music, religion and politics are discussed and demonstrated by knowledgeable staff dressed in clothing of the period.