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Holiday Inn Express

Redeemer University College Conference Services

The Holiday Inn Express features newly renovated guestrooms with free parking, free local calls and free deluxe breakfast bar are value added features to this award winning hotel. 51 Keefer Court Hamilton, ON L8E 4V4 Tel: 905-578-1212 Fax: 905-578-6468 Email: hiexpress@nas.net Website: www.hiexpress.com

Accommodates up to 400 guests in private townhouses or apartment style residences. All accommodations feature air conditioning, full bathrooms and kitchens. On site catering is available. 777 Garner Road East Hamilton, ON L9K 1J4 Tel: 905-648-2131 ext. 4260 Email: conferences@redeemer.on.ca Website: www.redeemer.on.ca

Mohawk College Residence and Conference Centre

The Royal Connaught Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel

Suite style air-conditioned accommodations located minutes from downtown, on the Hamilton escarpment. Our signature style suites include two private bedrooms, a kitchenette & private bathroom. All rates include a breakfast and parking. 245 Fennell Avenue West Hamilton, ON L9C 7V7 Tel: 905-385-3200 Toll Free: 1-877-225-8664 Email: clcmohawk@campuslivingcentres.com Website: www.residenceconferencecentre.com

This historic hotel offers 156 comfortable and spacious guest rooms, indoor pool, whirlpool, sauna, a two storey waterslide, and The Royal Café (a family style restaurant). 112 King Street East Hamilton, ON L8N 1A8 Tel: 905-546-8111 Fax: 905-546-8118 Email: sales@hojoham.com Website: www.hojoham.com

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Ramada Plaza Hotel

Visit the new Lime Ridge Mall with over 230 shops, services, 720 seat food court. 999 Upper Wentworth Hamilton, ON L9A 4X5 Tel: 905- 387-4455 ext. 37 Fax: 905-387-3933 Email: youngn@cadillacfairview.com Website: www.limeridge.ca

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African Lion Safari Battlefield House, Museum & Park Canada Marine Discovery Centre Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum Coach House Restaurant at Dundurn Castle Donn Zver Pottery Dundurn National Historic Site Dutch Mill Country Market E.D. Smith Fruit Farms, Inc. Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum Flamboro Downs & Slots Fun-Trek Tours Hamilton Farmers’ Market

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Special thanks to the Hamilton Region Conservation Authority for providing the base map. This Map is not to scale. Information shown is for convenience only and is subject to change. The City of Hamilton does not take responsibility for errors in this document, or for damages or inconveniences caused by information contained herein.

Receptive Tour Operators Fun-Trek Tours – 10th Anniversary

Ramada Plaza Hotel Centrally located with easy access to shopping, Copps Coliseum and Hamilton’s best attractions. Guests will enjoy 218 renovated guestrooms, indoor pool, Yuk Yuks comedy club, health & wellness centre and spa. 150 King Street East Hamilton, ON L8N 1B2 Tel: 905-528-3451 Fax: 905-528-2281 Email: info@ramadahamilton.com Website: www.ramadahamilton.com

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Sheraton Hamilton Hotel Our full service hotel boasts 302 newly renovated rooms with direct access to Jackson Square Mall and Farmer’s Market. From our excellent service to our perfect location, your group will have it all! 116 King Street West Hamilton, ON L8P 4V3 Tel: 905-529-5525 Toll Free: 1-800-514-7101 Fax: 905-529-2609 Email: terri.bimm@sheraton.com Website: www.sheraton.com

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Complete group tour planning, accommodations, transportation via deluxe motor coaches, attractions, meals, special events, cruises, casino day trips and guide services. Join their receptive operator partnership, call today for details. 43 Keefer Court, Suite 103 Hamilton, ON L8E 4V4 Tel: 905-572-6888 Toll Free: 1-800-263-1317 Fax: 905-572-7464 Email: info@funtrektours.com Website: www.funtrektours.com

Maxima Tours Inc. Incorporated in 1991, we are a full service Destination Management Company, specializing in custom itineraries and events for both inbound and outbound markets. Fully appointed/licensed Tour and Coach Operator. 2826 King Street East Hamilton, ON L8G 1J5 Tel: 905-561-5444 Fax: 905-561-7036 Email: info@maxima.net Website: www.maxima.net

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Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology

Dutch Mill Country Market Nestled in the midst of a large cutflower farm and greenhouse operation, the Dutch Mill is a very unique experience. One-of-a-kind special gift items and charming Victorian style tea room. 533 Millgrove Side Road RR #2 Waterdown, ON L0R 2H2 Tel: 905-689-7253 Email: dutchmil@skylinc.net Website: www.dutchmill.on.ca

Nestled beside a shining blue harbour and the 100-meter high Niagara Escarpment, the City of Hamilton offers visitors many memorable sightseeing experiences.

A different kind of historic site visit: a peek into life at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution. Hamilton’s first waterworks, now a National Historic Site, preserves the oldest surviving Canadian made steam engines. 900 Woodward Avenue Hamilton, ON L8H 7N2 Tel: 905-546-4797 Email: steammuseum@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Attractions African Lion Safari

Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum

The perfect day trip destination for groups of any age! Explore African Lion Safari, home to over 1,000 exotic birds and animals that roam freely in large Game Reserves. GO WILD! R.R #1 Cambridge, ON N1R 5S2 Tel: 519-623-2620 Toll Free: 1-800-461-WILD (9453) Fax: 519-623-9542 Email: admin@lionsafari.com Website: www.lionsafari.com

Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum Canadian Warplane Heritage restores & displays over 40 aircraft from WWII jets including the only flying Lancaster in North America. Vintage aircraft fly. Gift shop. Meal & tour packages. Aircraft rides. 9280 Airport Road Mount Hope, ON L0R 1W0 Tel: 905-679-4183 ext. 228 Fax: 905-679-4186 Email: robin@warplane.com Website: www.warplane.com

Donn Zver Pottery Observe a pottery demonstration by Donn Zver, a world-renowned potter. His work is exhibited worldwide. Browse through the varied selection of handcrafted stoneware on display in his showroom. 2290 Highway 5 West Troy, ON L0R 2B0 Tel: 519-647-2117 Fax: 519-647-3545 Email: zver@bis.on.ca Website: www.donnzver.com

African Lion Safari

Battlefield House Museum and Park Battlefield House Museum National Historic Site, the home of Mary Gage in the early 19th century, was the site of the Battle of Stoney Creek on June 6, 1813. 77 King Street West Stoney Creek, ON L8G 5E5 Tel: 905-662-8458 Email: battlefield@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Canada Marine Discovery Centre

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Come and learn about Canada’s great waters from Hamilton Harbour to the ocean depths. Innovative, interactive exhibits and personal programs bring Canada’s rich marine heritage alive. 658 Catharine Street North (Pier 9) Hamilton, ON L8L 5V7 Tel: 905-319-6993 Fax: 905-319-6982

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Dundurn National Historic Site Overlooking Lake Ontario, this spectacular location includes Hamilton’s most famous Castle, an insightful chronicle of Canadian military history at the Military Museum and delectable meals at moderate prices in the Coach House Restaurant. 610 York Boulevard Hamilton, ON L8R 3H1 Tel: 905-546-2872 Email: dundurn@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

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Dutch Mill Country Market

E.D. Smith Fruit Farms, Inc. “Experience a Taste of Niagara” at E.D. Smith Fruit Farms! Pick your own strawberries in June and cherries in July. Several fruit varieties available at the Fruit Cart seasonally. 938 Barton Street Winona, ON L8E 5H5 Tel: 1-888-263-8189 Website: www.edsfruitfarms.ca

Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum Explore Ancaster’s cultural heritage at Fieldcote, set amidst 7 acres of woodland and gardens, or visit the Griffin House and discover a fascinating story of early freedom seekers. 64 Sulphur Springs Road Ancaster, ON L9G 1L8 Tel: 905-648-8144 Email: fieldcote@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Flamboro Downs Live harness racing; home of the Confederation Cup; simulcast wagering daily; 750 slots; dining facilities; beverage lounge; group packages. Open seven days from 9 a.m. to 3 a.m., 24 hours on weekends. 967 Highway 5 West P.O. Box 8220, Dundas, ON L9H 5G1 Tel: 905-627-3561 Fax: 905-627-0480 Email: info@flamborodowns.com Website: www.flamborodowns.com

Canada’s most famous warship has arrived at her new home port. Step aboard the decks of Hamilton’s newest national historic site and learn about life at sea in the Royal Canadian Navy. 658 Catharine Street North (Pier 9) Hamilton, ON L8L 4V7 Tel: 905-523-0682 Fax: 905-523-0682 (call first to have us switch it over) Email: hmcshaida@bellnet.ca Website: www.hmcshaida.ca

Hamilton Farmers’ Market The Hamilton Farmers’ Market was founded in 1837. There are rows of produce, fruit, meats, baked goods and cheeses. The Hamilton Farmers’ Market will always be the crossroads and meeting place for many. 55 York Boulevard Hamilton, ON L8R 3K1 Tel: 905-546-2096 Email: farmersmarket@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

The Hamilton International Tattoo Come and see Central Canada’s Premier Military Tattoo in early June of each year. Thrill to the sounds of the Pipes and Drums, Brass Bands, and some of the world’s finest military and civilian performers. Copps Coliseum, 101 York Boulevard, Hamilton, ON L8R3L4 Tel: 905-523-1753 Fax: 905-523-1754 Email: cita@on.aibn.com Website: www.hamiltontattoo.ca

Historical Perspectives – Cemetery Tours

Royal Botanical Gardens Canada’s largest botanical garden featuring 1,100 hectares of beautiful cultivated garden areas and spectacular nature sanctuaries. Guided tours, day trip packages, three on-site restaurants, festivals and events, and much more. 680 Plains Road West Hamilton/Burlington, ON L7T 4H4 Tel: 905-527-1158 Fax: 905 577-0375 Email: Bbranch@rbg.ca Website: www.rbg.ca

Dining Coach House Restaurant at Dundurn Castle

Westfield Heritage Village

Westfield Heritage Village

Explore historic Hamilton Cemetery, the final resting place of many prominent Hamiltonians and the oldest municipal cemetery in Canada. 30 to 90 minute tours, April to November. Available daily, between 8 a.m. and Sunset. 10 to 40 people. Parking. Also architectural & downtown tours. Tel: 905-528-0136 Email: historical_perspectives@yahoo.ca Website: www.historicalperspectives.ca

Experience the evolution of our culture as you explore the 30 historical buildings surrounded by woodlands and meadows. Enjoy a variety of programs and tours as you discover rural Canada’s history. Rockton, ON L0R 1X0 Tel: 519-621-8851 Fax: 519-621-6897 Email: west@nonline.net Website: www.westfieldheritage.ca

Mizener’s Antiques & Flea Market Ltd.

Whitehern Historic House & Garden

Open Sundays, year round. 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Seven buildings with over 40,000 sq. ft. of indoor shopping fun, filled with merchandise from A – Z. Toronto Antique Dealers shop here. Bus tours enter free. 367 Highway 5 West Flamborough, ON L9H 5E2 Tel: 905-690-3532 Fax: 905-628-0093

Mumz’n Craft Show Mumz’n Craft is a family event in mid-October with a floral display by Hamilton’s finest gardeners highlighting the beauty of chrysanthemums. The show features crafts, various booths, amusement rides and more. Gage Park, Main Street East Hamilton, ON Tel: 905-546-2424 ext. 4179 Fax: 905-546-4193 Email: smunday@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Royal Botanical Gardens

Slots at Flamboro Downs Slots at Flamboro Downs offers 750 slot machines in an exciting Arabian theme décor. Located minutes from downtown Hamilton, the site is easily accessible from Highway 5. Come live the excitement. 967 Highway 5 Dundas, ON L9H 5G1 Tel: 905-628-4275 ext. 4828 Fax: 905-628-1510 Email: cwelton@olgc.ca Website: www.olgc.ca

Puddicombe Estates Farms and Winery Historical and breath-taking orchards, vineyards, and waterways. Award winning wines, agricultural train tours, fresh baked goods, group dining, gift store, fresh fruit and accessible washrooms. Seats 40+ comfortably. 1468 Highway 8, Winona, ON L8E 5K9 Tel: 905-643-1015 or 905-643-6882 Fax: 905-643-0938 Email: info@puddicombefarms.com Website: www.puddicombefarms.com

Explore the heritage of Victorian ideas and possessions that still influenced daily life at Whitehern on the eve of WWII when the niceties of a bygone era were about to disappear forever. 41 Jackson Street West Hamilton, ON L8P 1L3 Tel: 905-546-2018 Email: whitehern@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Will’s Christmas Village Store and Tree Farm Visit a wonderful year-round country Christmas store, set amidst 100,000 Christmas trees. Enjoy a “tree safari” farm tour in our low-floor bus. Thousands of trees, thousands of lights! 1974 Concession 2 West, RR #1 Lynden/Hamilton, ON L0R 1T0 Tel: 519-647-2648 Email: willfarms@leeacademy.com Website: www.leeacademy.com/ familyfarm.htm

Featuring a Victorian themed menu and several of Allan MacNab’s favourites. Moderately priced lunches and dinners. 610 York Boulevard Hamilton, ON L8R 3H1 Tel: 905-540-6200 Email: coachhouse@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Puddicombe Estates Farms and Winery Friendly wine tours, tasting and dining for groups 45 +. Handicap accessible, clean washrooms. 1468 Highway 8 Winona, ON L8E 5K9 Tel: 905-643-1015 or 905-643-6882 Fax: 905-643-0938 Email: info@puddicombefarms.com Website: www.puddicombefarms.com

Royal Botanical Gardens Quality group menus at affordable prices at The Gardens’ Café or the beautiful Rose Garden Teahouse. 680 Plains Road West Hamilton/Burlington, ON L7T 4H4 Tel: 905-527-1158 Fax: 905-577-0375 Email: Bbranch@rbg.ca Website: www.rbg.ca

Will’s Christmas Village

Spiritsong Productions Seniors’ Entertainment! Two sites to choose from: Lakeview Luncheon shows (Thursdays, Liuna Gardens, Stoney Creek) March through December – Great Value! Free Wine Tour! No Rate changes since 2002! 4 Wakelin Terrace St. Catharines, ON L2M 4K3 Tel: 905-646-5271 Toll Free: 1-877-755-1943 Fax: 905-646-0402 Email: ssong@niagara.com Website: www.spiritsong.ws

Theatre Aquarius Enjoy world-class productions at Hamilton’s professional theatre, downtown, September to May, featuring traditional and contemporary dramas, warm comedies, sparkling musicals, classic children’s shows – all in our state-of-the-art facility. 190 King William Street Hamilton, ON L8R 1A8 Tel: 905-522-7529 (Box Office) Email: aquarius@theatreaquarius.org Website: www.theatreaquarius.org

The Royal Hamilton Yacht Club This spectacular private facility is open to special customers to enjoy magnificent grounds and beautiful Hamilton Harbour, whilst dining on Chef’s superb cuisine. Outside covered patio (for 120 guests) or inside (for 90 guests). Open year round. Wheelchair accessible. Foot of MacNab Street North Hamilton, ON L8L 1H1 Tel: 905-528-8464 Fax: 905-528-2622 Email: sail@rhyc.on.ca Website: www.rhyc.on.ca

Performing Arts Royal Botanical Gardens

Slots at Flamboro Downs

a hilarious surprise ending. 680 Plains Road West Hamilton/Burlington, ON L7T 4H4 Tel: 905-527-1158 Fax: 905-577-0375 Email: Bbranch@rbg.ca Website: www.rbg.ca

Dave Stempin – Award-winning Actor, Singer and Comedian. Wednesdays in May, June, October and November, 2004. A fabulous one-hour show with loads of laughs and a rich, powerful voice singing many of the “old favourites”. Plus…audience sing-alongs and

Theatre Aquarius

Workers Arts & Heritage Centre One & only National cultural organization dedicated to preserving workers’ history and culture. Historical and contemporary exhibits explore contributions of working people. National Heritage Site, Hamilton’s former Custom House (1860). 51 Stuart Street Hamilton, ON L8L 1B5 Tel: 905-522-3003 ext. 22 Fax: 905-522-5424 Email: owahc@web.net Website: www.web.net/~owahc


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Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology

Dutch Mill Country Market Nestled in the midst of a large cutflower farm and greenhouse operation, the Dutch Mill is a very unique experience. One-of-a-kind special gift items and charming Victorian style tea room. 533 Millgrove Side Road RR #2 Waterdown, ON L0R 2H2 Tel: 905-689-7253 Email: dutchmil@skylinc.net Website: www.dutchmill.on.ca

Nestled beside a shining blue harbour and the 100-meter high Niagara Escarpment, the City of Hamilton offers visitors many memorable sightseeing experiences.

A different kind of historic site visit: a peek into life at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution. Hamilton’s first waterworks, now a National Historic Site, preserves the oldest surviving Canadian made steam engines. 900 Woodward Avenue Hamilton, ON L8H 7N2 Tel: 905-546-4797 Email: steammuseum@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Attractions African Lion Safari

Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum

The perfect day trip destination for groups of any age! Explore African Lion Safari, home to over 1,000 exotic birds and animals that roam freely in large Game Reserves. GO WILD! R.R #1 Cambridge, ON N1R 5S2 Tel: 519-623-2620 Toll Free: 1-800-461-WILD (9453) Fax: 519-623-9542 Email: admin@lionsafari.com Website: www.lionsafari.com

Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum Canadian Warplane Heritage restores & displays over 40 aircraft from WWII jets including the only flying Lancaster in North America. Vintage aircraft fly. Gift shop. Meal & tour packages. Aircraft rides. 9280 Airport Road Mount Hope, ON L0R 1W0 Tel: 905-679-4183 ext. 228 Fax: 905-679-4186 Email: robin@warplane.com Website: www.warplane.com

Donn Zver Pottery Observe a pottery demonstration by Donn Zver, a world-renowned potter. His work is exhibited worldwide. Browse through the varied selection of handcrafted stoneware on display in his showroom. 2290 Highway 5 West Troy, ON L0R 2B0 Tel: 519-647-2117 Fax: 519-647-3545 Email: zver@bis.on.ca Website: www.donnzver.com

African Lion Safari

Battlefield House Museum and Park Battlefield House Museum National Historic Site, the home of Mary Gage in the early 19th century, was the site of the Battle of Stoney Creek on June 6, 1813. 77 King Street West Stoney Creek, ON L8G 5E5 Tel: 905-662-8458 Email: battlefield@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Canada Marine Discovery Centre

NEW

Come and learn about Canada’s great waters from Hamilton Harbour to the ocean depths. Innovative, interactive exhibits and personal programs bring Canada’s rich marine heritage alive. 658 Catharine Street North (Pier 9) Hamilton, ON L8L 5V7 Tel: 905-319-6993 Fax: 905-319-6982

Flamboro Downs & Slots

Dundurn National Historic Site Overlooking Lake Ontario, this spectacular location includes Hamilton’s most famous Castle, an insightful chronicle of Canadian military history at the Military Museum and delectable meals at moderate prices in the Coach House Restaurant. 610 York Boulevard Hamilton, ON L8R 3H1 Tel: 905-546-2872 Email: dundurn@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

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HMCS Haida National Historic Site

Dutch Mill Country Market

E.D. Smith Fruit Farms, Inc. “Experience a Taste of Niagara” at E.D. Smith Fruit Farms! Pick your own strawberries in June and cherries in July. Several fruit varieties available at the Fruit Cart seasonally. 938 Barton Street Winona, ON L8E 5H5 Tel: 1-888-263-8189 Website: www.edsfruitfarms.ca

Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum Explore Ancaster’s cultural heritage at Fieldcote, set amidst 7 acres of woodland and gardens, or visit the Griffin House and discover a fascinating story of early freedom seekers. 64 Sulphur Springs Road Ancaster, ON L9G 1L8 Tel: 905-648-8144 Email: fieldcote@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Flamboro Downs Live harness racing; home of the Confederation Cup; simulcast wagering daily; 750 slots; dining facilities; beverage lounge; group packages. Open seven days from 9 a.m. to 3 a.m., 24 hours on weekends. 967 Highway 5 West P.O. Box 8220, Dundas, ON L9H 5G1 Tel: 905-627-3561 Fax: 905-627-0480 Email: info@flamborodowns.com Website: www.flamborodowns.com

Canada’s most famous warship has arrived at her new home port. Step aboard the decks of Hamilton’s newest national historic site and learn about life at sea in the Royal Canadian Navy. 658 Catharine Street North (Pier 9) Hamilton, ON L8L 4V7 Tel: 905-523-0682 Fax: 905-523-0682 (call first to have us switch it over) Email: hmcshaida@bellnet.ca Website: www.hmcshaida.ca

Hamilton Farmers’ Market The Hamilton Farmers’ Market was founded in 1837. There are rows of produce, fruit, meats, baked goods and cheeses. The Hamilton Farmers’ Market will always be the crossroads and meeting place for many. 55 York Boulevard Hamilton, ON L8R 3K1 Tel: 905-546-2096 Email: farmersmarket@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

The Hamilton International Tattoo Come and see Central Canada’s Premier Military Tattoo in early June of each year. Thrill to the sounds of the Pipes and Drums, Brass Bands, and some of the world’s finest military and civilian performers. Copps Coliseum, 101 York Boulevard, Hamilton, ON L8R3L4 Tel: 905-523-1753 Fax: 905-523-1754 Email: cita@on.aibn.com Website: www.hamiltontattoo.ca

Historical Perspectives – Cemetery Tours

Royal Botanical Gardens Canada’s largest botanical garden featuring 1,100 hectares of beautiful cultivated garden areas and spectacular nature sanctuaries. Guided tours, day trip packages, three on-site restaurants, festivals and events, and much more. 680 Plains Road West Hamilton/Burlington, ON L7T 4H4 Tel: 905-527-1158 Fax: 905 577-0375 Email: Bbranch@rbg.ca Website: www.rbg.ca

Dining Coach House Restaurant at Dundurn Castle

Westfield Heritage Village

Westfield Heritage Village

Explore historic Hamilton Cemetery, the final resting place of many prominent Hamiltonians and the oldest municipal cemetery in Canada. 30 to 90 minute tours, April to November. Available daily, between 8 a.m. and Sunset. 10 to 40 people. Parking. Also architectural & downtown tours. Tel: 905-528-0136 Email: historical_perspectives@yahoo.ca Website: www.historicalperspectives.ca

Experience the evolution of our culture as you explore the 30 historical buildings surrounded by woodlands and meadows. Enjoy a variety of programs and tours as you discover rural Canada’s history. Rockton, ON L0R 1X0 Tel: 519-621-8851 Fax: 519-621-6897 Email: west@nonline.net Website: www.westfieldheritage.ca

Mizener’s Antiques & Flea Market Ltd.

Whitehern Historic House & Garden

Open Sundays, year round. 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Seven buildings with over 40,000 sq. ft. of indoor shopping fun, filled with merchandise from A – Z. Toronto Antique Dealers shop here. Bus tours enter free. 367 Highway 5 West Flamborough, ON L9H 5E2 Tel: 905-690-3532 Fax: 905-628-0093

Mumz’n Craft Show Mumz’n Craft is a family event in mid-October with a floral display by Hamilton’s finest gardeners highlighting the beauty of chrysanthemums. The show features crafts, various booths, amusement rides and more. Gage Park, Main Street East Hamilton, ON Tel: 905-546-2424 ext. 4179 Fax: 905-546-4193 Email: smunday@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Royal Botanical Gardens

Slots at Flamboro Downs Slots at Flamboro Downs offers 750 slot machines in an exciting Arabian theme décor. Located minutes from downtown Hamilton, the site is easily accessible from Highway 5. Come live the excitement. 967 Highway 5 Dundas, ON L9H 5G1 Tel: 905-628-4275 ext. 4828 Fax: 905-628-1510 Email: cwelton@olgc.ca Website: www.olgc.ca

Puddicombe Estates Farms and Winery Historical and breath-taking orchards, vineyards, and waterways. Award winning wines, agricultural train tours, fresh baked goods, group dining, gift store, fresh fruit and accessible washrooms. Seats 40+ comfortably. 1468 Highway 8, Winona, ON L8E 5K9 Tel: 905-643-1015 or 905-643-6882 Fax: 905-643-0938 Email: info@puddicombefarms.com Website: www.puddicombefarms.com

Explore the heritage of Victorian ideas and possessions that still influenced daily life at Whitehern on the eve of WWII when the niceties of a bygone era were about to disappear forever. 41 Jackson Street West Hamilton, ON L8P 1L3 Tel: 905-546-2018 Email: whitehern@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Will’s Christmas Village Store and Tree Farm Visit a wonderful year-round country Christmas store, set amidst 100,000 Christmas trees. Enjoy a “tree safari” farm tour in our low-floor bus. Thousands of trees, thousands of lights! 1974 Concession 2 West, RR #1 Lynden/Hamilton, ON L0R 1T0 Tel: 519-647-2648 Email: willfarms@leeacademy.com Website: www.leeacademy.com/ familyfarm.htm

Featuring a Victorian themed menu and several of Allan MacNab’s favourites. Moderately priced lunches and dinners. 610 York Boulevard Hamilton, ON L8R 3H1 Tel: 905-540-6200 Email: coachhouse@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Puddicombe Estates Farms and Winery Friendly wine tours, tasting and dining for groups 45 +. Handicap accessible, clean washrooms. 1468 Highway 8 Winona, ON L8E 5K9 Tel: 905-643-1015 or 905-643-6882 Fax: 905-643-0938 Email: info@puddicombefarms.com Website: www.puddicombefarms.com

Royal Botanical Gardens Quality group menus at affordable prices at The Gardens’ Café or the beautiful Rose Garden Teahouse. 680 Plains Road West Hamilton/Burlington, ON L7T 4H4 Tel: 905-527-1158 Fax: 905-577-0375 Email: Bbranch@rbg.ca Website: www.rbg.ca

Will’s Christmas Village

Spiritsong Productions Seniors’ Entertainment! Two sites to choose from: Lakeview Luncheon shows (Thursdays, Liuna Gardens, Stoney Creek) March through December – Great Value! Free Wine Tour! No Rate changes since 2002! 4 Wakelin Terrace St. Catharines, ON L2M 4K3 Tel: 905-646-5271 Toll Free: 1-877-755-1943 Fax: 905-646-0402 Email: ssong@niagara.com Website: www.spiritsong.ws

Theatre Aquarius Enjoy world-class productions at Hamilton’s professional theatre, downtown, September to May, featuring traditional and contemporary dramas, warm comedies, sparkling musicals, classic children’s shows – all in our state-of-the-art facility. 190 King William Street Hamilton, ON L8R 1A8 Tel: 905-522-7529 (Box Office) Email: aquarius@theatreaquarius.org Website: www.theatreaquarius.org

The Royal Hamilton Yacht Club This spectacular private facility is open to special customers to enjoy magnificent grounds and beautiful Hamilton Harbour, whilst dining on Chef’s superb cuisine. Outside covered patio (for 120 guests) or inside (for 90 guests). Open year round. Wheelchair accessible. Foot of MacNab Street North Hamilton, ON L8L 1H1 Tel: 905-528-8464 Fax: 905-528-2622 Email: sail@rhyc.on.ca Website: www.rhyc.on.ca

Performing Arts Royal Botanical Gardens

Slots at Flamboro Downs

a hilarious surprise ending. 680 Plains Road West Hamilton/Burlington, ON L7T 4H4 Tel: 905-527-1158 Fax: 905-577-0375 Email: Bbranch@rbg.ca Website: www.rbg.ca

Dave Stempin – Award-winning Actor, Singer and Comedian. Wednesdays in May, June, October and November, 2004. A fabulous one-hour show with loads of laughs and a rich, powerful voice singing many of the “old favourites”. Plus…audience sing-alongs and

Theatre Aquarius

Workers Arts & Heritage Centre One & only National cultural organization dedicated to preserving workers’ history and culture. Historical and contemporary exhibits explore contributions of working people. National Heritage Site, Hamilton’s former Custom House (1860). 51 Stuart Street Hamilton, ON L8L 1B5 Tel: 905-522-3003 ext. 22 Fax: 905-522-5424 Email: owahc@web.net Website: www.web.net/~owahc


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Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology

Dutch Mill Country Market Nestled in the midst of a large cutflower farm and greenhouse operation, the Dutch Mill is a very unique experience. One-of-a-kind special gift items and charming Victorian style tea room. 533 Millgrove Side Road RR #2 Waterdown, ON L0R 2H2 Tel: 905-689-7253 Email: dutchmil@skylinc.net Website: www.dutchmill.on.ca

Nestled beside a shining blue harbour and the 100-meter high Niagara Escarpment, the City of Hamilton offers visitors many memorable sightseeing experiences.

A different kind of historic site visit: a peek into life at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution. Hamilton’s first waterworks, now a National Historic Site, preserves the oldest surviving Canadian made steam engines. 900 Woodward Avenue Hamilton, ON L8H 7N2 Tel: 905-546-4797 Email: steammuseum@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Attractions African Lion Safari

Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum

The perfect day trip destination for groups of any age! Explore African Lion Safari, home to over 1,000 exotic birds and animals that roam freely in large Game Reserves. GO WILD! R.R #1 Cambridge, ON N1R 5S2 Tel: 519-623-2620 Toll Free: 1-800-461-WILD (9453) Fax: 519-623-9542 Email: admin@lionsafari.com Website: www.lionsafari.com

Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum Canadian Warplane Heritage restores & displays over 40 aircraft from WWII jets including the only flying Lancaster in North America. Vintage aircraft fly. Gift shop. Meal & tour packages. Aircraft rides. 9280 Airport Road Mount Hope, ON L0R 1W0 Tel: 905-679-4183 ext. 228 Fax: 905-679-4186 Email: robin@warplane.com Website: www.warplane.com

Donn Zver Pottery Observe a pottery demonstration by Donn Zver, a world-renowned potter. His work is exhibited worldwide. Browse through the varied selection of handcrafted stoneware on display in his showroom. 2290 Highway 5 West Troy, ON L0R 2B0 Tel: 519-647-2117 Fax: 519-647-3545 Email: zver@bis.on.ca Website: www.donnzver.com

African Lion Safari

Battlefield House Museum and Park Battlefield House Museum National Historic Site, the home of Mary Gage in the early 19th century, was the site of the Battle of Stoney Creek on June 6, 1813. 77 King Street West Stoney Creek, ON L8G 5E5 Tel: 905-662-8458 Email: battlefield@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Canada Marine Discovery Centre

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Come and learn about Canada’s great waters from Hamilton Harbour to the ocean depths. Innovative, interactive exhibits and personal programs bring Canada’s rich marine heritage alive. 658 Catharine Street North (Pier 9) Hamilton, ON L8L 5V7 Tel: 905-319-6993 Fax: 905-319-6982

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Dundurn National Historic Site Overlooking Lake Ontario, this spectacular location includes Hamilton’s most famous Castle, an insightful chronicle of Canadian military history at the Military Museum and delectable meals at moderate prices in the Coach House Restaurant. 610 York Boulevard Hamilton, ON L8R 3H1 Tel: 905-546-2872 Email: dundurn@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

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HMCS Haida National Historic Site

Dutch Mill Country Market

E.D. Smith Fruit Farms, Inc. “Experience a Taste of Niagara” at E.D. Smith Fruit Farms! Pick your own strawberries in June and cherries in July. Several fruit varieties available at the Fruit Cart seasonally. 938 Barton Street Winona, ON L8E 5H5 Tel: 1-888-263-8189 Website: www.edsfruitfarms.ca

Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum Explore Ancaster’s cultural heritage at Fieldcote, set amidst 7 acres of woodland and gardens, or visit the Griffin House and discover a fascinating story of early freedom seekers. 64 Sulphur Springs Road Ancaster, ON L9G 1L8 Tel: 905-648-8144 Email: fieldcote@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Flamboro Downs Live harness racing; home of the Confederation Cup; simulcast wagering daily; 750 slots; dining facilities; beverage lounge; group packages. Open seven days from 9 a.m. to 3 a.m., 24 hours on weekends. 967 Highway 5 West P.O. Box 8220, Dundas, ON L9H 5G1 Tel: 905-627-3561 Fax: 905-627-0480 Email: info@flamborodowns.com Website: www.flamborodowns.com

Canada’s most famous warship has arrived at her new home port. Step aboard the decks of Hamilton’s newest national historic site and learn about life at sea in the Royal Canadian Navy. 658 Catharine Street North (Pier 9) Hamilton, ON L8L 4V7 Tel: 905-523-0682 Fax: 905-523-0682 (call first to have us switch it over) Email: hmcshaida@bellnet.ca Website: www.hmcshaida.ca

Hamilton Farmers’ Market The Hamilton Farmers’ Market was founded in 1837. There are rows of produce, fruit, meats, baked goods and cheeses. The Hamilton Farmers’ Market will always be the crossroads and meeting place for many. 55 York Boulevard Hamilton, ON L8R 3K1 Tel: 905-546-2096 Email: farmersmarket@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

The Hamilton International Tattoo Come and see Central Canada’s Premier Military Tattoo in early June of each year. Thrill to the sounds of the Pipes and Drums, Brass Bands, and some of the world’s finest military and civilian performers. Copps Coliseum, 101 York Boulevard, Hamilton, ON L8R3L4 Tel: 905-523-1753 Fax: 905-523-1754 Email: cita@on.aibn.com Website: www.hamiltontattoo.ca

Historical Perspectives – Cemetery Tours

Royal Botanical Gardens Canada’s largest botanical garden featuring 1,100 hectares of beautiful cultivated garden areas and spectacular nature sanctuaries. Guided tours, day trip packages, three on-site restaurants, festivals and events, and much more. 680 Plains Road West Hamilton/Burlington, ON L7T 4H4 Tel: 905-527-1158 Fax: 905 577-0375 Email: Bbranch@rbg.ca Website: www.rbg.ca

Dining Coach House Restaurant at Dundurn Castle

Westfield Heritage Village

Westfield Heritage Village

Explore historic Hamilton Cemetery, the final resting place of many prominent Hamiltonians and the oldest municipal cemetery in Canada. 30 to 90 minute tours, April to November. Available daily, between 8 a.m. and Sunset. 10 to 40 people. Parking. Also architectural & downtown tours. Tel: 905-528-0136 Email: historical_perspectives@yahoo.ca Website: www.historicalperspectives.ca

Experience the evolution of our culture as you explore the 30 historical buildings surrounded by woodlands and meadows. Enjoy a variety of programs and tours as you discover rural Canada’s history. Rockton, ON L0R 1X0 Tel: 519-621-8851 Fax: 519-621-6897 Email: west@nonline.net Website: www.westfieldheritage.ca

Mizener’s Antiques & Flea Market Ltd.

Whitehern Historic House & Garden

Open Sundays, year round. 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Seven buildings with over 40,000 sq. ft. of indoor shopping fun, filled with merchandise from A – Z. Toronto Antique Dealers shop here. Bus tours enter free. 367 Highway 5 West Flamborough, ON L9H 5E2 Tel: 905-690-3532 Fax: 905-628-0093

Mumz’n Craft Show Mumz’n Craft is a family event in mid-October with a floral display by Hamilton’s finest gardeners highlighting the beauty of chrysanthemums. The show features crafts, various booths, amusement rides and more. Gage Park, Main Street East Hamilton, ON Tel: 905-546-2424 ext. 4179 Fax: 905-546-4193 Email: smunday@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Royal Botanical Gardens

Slots at Flamboro Downs Slots at Flamboro Downs offers 750 slot machines in an exciting Arabian theme décor. Located minutes from downtown Hamilton, the site is easily accessible from Highway 5. Come live the excitement. 967 Highway 5 Dundas, ON L9H 5G1 Tel: 905-628-4275 ext. 4828 Fax: 905-628-1510 Email: cwelton@olgc.ca Website: www.olgc.ca

Puddicombe Estates Farms and Winery Historical and breath-taking orchards, vineyards, and waterways. Award winning wines, agricultural train tours, fresh baked goods, group dining, gift store, fresh fruit and accessible washrooms. Seats 40+ comfortably. 1468 Highway 8, Winona, ON L8E 5K9 Tel: 905-643-1015 or 905-643-6882 Fax: 905-643-0938 Email: info@puddicombefarms.com Website: www.puddicombefarms.com

Explore the heritage of Victorian ideas and possessions that still influenced daily life at Whitehern on the eve of WWII when the niceties of a bygone era were about to disappear forever. 41 Jackson Street West Hamilton, ON L8P 1L3 Tel: 905-546-2018 Email: whitehern@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Will’s Christmas Village Store and Tree Farm Visit a wonderful year-round country Christmas store, set amidst 100,000 Christmas trees. Enjoy a “tree safari” farm tour in our low-floor bus. Thousands of trees, thousands of lights! 1974 Concession 2 West, RR #1 Lynden/Hamilton, ON L0R 1T0 Tel: 519-647-2648 Email: willfarms@leeacademy.com Website: www.leeacademy.com/ familyfarm.htm

Featuring a Victorian themed menu and several of Allan MacNab’s favourites. Moderately priced lunches and dinners. 610 York Boulevard Hamilton, ON L8R 3H1 Tel: 905-540-6200 Email: coachhouse@hamilton.ca Website: www.hamilton.ca

Puddicombe Estates Farms and Winery Friendly wine tours, tasting and dining for groups 45 +. Handicap accessible, clean washrooms. 1468 Highway 8 Winona, ON L8E 5K9 Tel: 905-643-1015 or 905-643-6882 Fax: 905-643-0938 Email: info@puddicombefarms.com Website: www.puddicombefarms.com

Royal Botanical Gardens Quality group menus at affordable prices at The Gardens’ Café or the beautiful Rose Garden Teahouse. 680 Plains Road West Hamilton/Burlington, ON L7T 4H4 Tel: 905-527-1158 Fax: 905-577-0375 Email: Bbranch@rbg.ca Website: www.rbg.ca

Will’s Christmas Village

Spiritsong Productions Seniors’ Entertainment! Two sites to choose from: Lakeview Luncheon shows (Thursdays, Liuna Gardens, Stoney Creek) March through December – Great Value! Free Wine Tour! No Rate changes since 2002! 4 Wakelin Terrace St. Catharines, ON L2M 4K3 Tel: 905-646-5271 Toll Free: 1-877-755-1943 Fax: 905-646-0402 Email: ssong@niagara.com Website: www.spiritsong.ws

Theatre Aquarius Enjoy world-class productions at Hamilton’s professional theatre, downtown, September to May, featuring traditional and contemporary dramas, warm comedies, sparkling musicals, classic children’s shows – all in our state-of-the-art facility. 190 King William Street Hamilton, ON L8R 1A8 Tel: 905-522-7529 (Box Office) Email: aquarius@theatreaquarius.org Website: www.theatreaquarius.org

The Royal Hamilton Yacht Club This spectacular private facility is open to special customers to enjoy magnificent grounds and beautiful Hamilton Harbour, whilst dining on Chef’s superb cuisine. Outside covered patio (for 120 guests) or inside (for 90 guests). Open year round. Wheelchair accessible. Foot of MacNab Street North Hamilton, ON L8L 1H1 Tel: 905-528-8464 Fax: 905-528-2622 Email: sail@rhyc.on.ca Website: www.rhyc.on.ca

Performing Arts Royal Botanical Gardens

Slots at Flamboro Downs

a hilarious surprise ending. 680 Plains Road West Hamilton/Burlington, ON L7T 4H4 Tel: 905-527-1158 Fax: 905-577-0375 Email: Bbranch@rbg.ca Website: www.rbg.ca

Dave Stempin – Award-winning Actor, Singer and Comedian. Wednesdays in May, June, October and November, 2004. A fabulous one-hour show with loads of laughs and a rich, powerful voice singing many of the “old favourites”. Plus…audience sing-alongs and

Theatre Aquarius

Workers Arts & Heritage Centre One & only National cultural organization dedicated to preserving workers’ history and culture. Historical and contemporary exhibits explore contributions of working people. National Heritage Site, Hamilton’s former Custom House (1860). 51 Stuart Street Hamilton, ON L8L 1B5 Tel: 905-522-3003 ext. 22 Fax: 905-522-5424 Email: owahc@web.net Website: www.web.net/~owahc


Holiday Inn Express

Redeemer University College Conference Services

The Holiday Inn Express features newly renovated guestrooms with free parking, free local calls and free deluxe breakfast bar are value added features to this award winning hotel. 51 Keefer Court Hamilton, ON L8E 4V4 Tel: 905-578-1212 Fax: 905-578-6468 Email: hiexpress@nas.net Website: www.hiexpress.com

Accommodates up to 400 guests in private townhouses or apartment style residences. All accommodations feature air conditioning, full bathrooms and kitchens. On site catering is available. 777 Garner Road East Hamilton, ON L9K 1J4 Tel: 905-648-2131 ext. 4260 Email: conferences@redeemer.on.ca Website: www.redeemer.on.ca

Mohawk College Residence and Conference Centre

The Royal Connaught Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel

Suite style air-conditioned accommodations located minutes from downtown, on the Hamilton escarpment. Our signature style suites include two private bedrooms, a kitchenette & private bathroom. All rates include a breakfast and parking. 245 Fennell Avenue West Hamilton, ON L9C 7V7 Tel: 905-385-3200 Toll Free: 1-877-225-8664 Email: clcmohawk@campuslivingcentres.com Website: www.residenceconferencecentre.com

This historic hotel offers 156 comfortable and spacious guest rooms, indoor pool, whirlpool, sauna, a two storey waterslide, and The Royal Café (a family style restaurant). 112 King Street East Hamilton, ON L8N 1A8 Tel: 905-546-8111 Fax: 905-546-8118 Email: sales@hojoham.com Website: www.hojoham.com

Accommodation

Ramada Plaza Hotel

Visit the new Lime Ridge Mall with over 230 shops, services, 720 seat food court. 999 Upper Wentworth Hamilton, ON L9A 4X5 Tel: 905- 387-4455 ext. 37 Fax: 905-387-3933 Email: youngn@cadillacfairview.com Website: www.limeridge.ca

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Royal Botanical Gardens The Royal Connaught Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel The Royal Hamilton Yacht Club Sheraton Hamilton Hotel Shop Ottawa Street - Your Décor Spiritsong Productions at Liuna Gardens Theatre Aquarius Westfield Heritage Village Whitehern Historic House & Garden Will’s Christmas Village – Store & Tree Farm Workers Arts & Heritage Centre

Special thanks to the Hamilton Region Conservation Authority for providing the base map. This Map is not to scale. Information shown is for convenience only and is subject to change. The City of Hamilton does not take responsibility for errors in this document, or for damages or inconveniences caused by information contained herein.

Receptive Tour Operators Fun-Trek Tours – 10th Anniversary

Ramada Plaza Hotel Centrally located with easy access to shopping, Copps Coliseum and Hamilton’s best attractions. Guests will enjoy 218 renovated guestrooms, indoor pool, Yuk Yuks comedy club, health & wellness centre and spa. 150 King Street East Hamilton, ON L8N 1B2 Tel: 905-528-3451 Fax: 905-528-2281 Email: info@ramadahamilton.com Website: www.ramadahamilton.com

Welcome to

Lime Ridge Mall

Sheraton Hamilton Hotel Our full service hotel boasts 302 newly renovated rooms with direct access to Jackson Square Mall and Farmer’s Market. From our excellent service to our perfect location, your group will have it all! 116 King Street West Hamilton, ON L8P 4V3 Tel: 905-529-5525 Toll Free: 1-800-514-7101 Fax: 905-529-2609 Email: terri.bimm@sheraton.com Website: www.sheraton.com

Hamilton

Shopping

Complete group tour planning, accommodations, transportation via deluxe motor coaches, attractions, meals, special events, cruises, casino day trips and guide services. Join their receptive operator partnership, call today for details. 43 Keefer Court, Suite 103 Hamilton, ON L8E 4V4 Tel: 905-572-6888 Toll Free: 1-800-263-1317 Fax: 905-572-7464 Email: info@funtrektours.com Website: www.funtrektours.com

Maxima Tours Inc. Incorporated in 1991, we are a full service Destination Management Company, specializing in custom itineraries and events for both inbound and outbound markets. Fully appointed/licensed Tour and Coach Operator. 2826 King Street East Hamilton, ON L8G 1J5 Tel: 905-561-5444 Fax: 905-561-7036 Email: info@maxima.net Website: www.maxima.net

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Holiday Inn Express

Redeemer University College Conference Services

The Holiday Inn Express features newly renovated guestrooms with free parking, free local calls and free deluxe breakfast bar are value added features to this award winning hotel. 51 Keefer Court Hamilton, ON L8E 4V4 Tel: 905-578-1212 Fax: 905-578-6468 Email: hiexpress@nas.net Website: www.hiexpress.com

Accommodates up to 400 guests in private townhouses or apartment style residences. All accommodations feature air conditioning, full bathrooms and kitchens. On site catering is available. 777 Garner Road East Hamilton, ON L9K 1J4 Tel: 905-648-2131 ext. 4260 Email: conferences@redeemer.on.ca Website: www.redeemer.on.ca

Mohawk College Residence and Conference Centre

The Royal Connaught Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel

Suite style air-conditioned accommodations located minutes from downtown, on the Hamilton escarpment. Our signature style suites include two private bedrooms, a kitchenette & private bathroom. All rates include a breakfast and parking. 245 Fennell Avenue West Hamilton, ON L9C 7V7 Tel: 905-385-3200 Toll Free: 1-877-225-8664 Email: clcmohawk@campuslivingcentres.com Website: www.residenceconferencecentre.com

This historic hotel offers 156 comfortable and spacious guest rooms, indoor pool, whirlpool, sauna, a two storey waterslide, and The Royal Café (a family style restaurant). 112 King Street East Hamilton, ON L8N 1A8 Tel: 905-546-8111 Fax: 905-546-8118 Email: sales@hojoham.com Website: www.hojoham.com

Accommodation

Ramada Plaza Hotel

Visit the new Lime Ridge Mall with over 230 shops, services, 720 seat food court. 999 Upper Wentworth Hamilton, ON L9A 4X5 Tel: 905- 387-4455 ext. 37 Fax: 905-387-3933 Email: youngn@cadillacfairview.com Website: www.limeridge.ca

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Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology HMCS Haida Holiday Inn Express Lime Ridge Mall Maxima Tours Inc. Mizener’s Antiques & Flea Market Ltd. Mohawk College Residence & Conference Centre Mumz’n Craft Show in Gage Park Puddicombe Estates Farms and Winery Ramada Plaza Hotel Redeemer University College Conference Services

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Royal Botanical Gardens The Royal Connaught Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel The Royal Hamilton Yacht Club Sheraton Hamilton Hotel Shop Ottawa Street - Your Décor Spiritsong Productions at Liuna Gardens Theatre Aquarius Westfield Heritage Village Whitehern Historic House & Garden Will’s Christmas Village – Store & Tree Farm Workers Arts & Heritage Centre

Special thanks to the Hamilton Region Conservation Authority for providing the base map. This Map is not to scale. Information shown is for convenience only and is subject to change. The City of Hamilton does not take responsibility for errors in this document, or for damages or inconveniences caused by information contained herein.

Receptive Tour Operators Fun-Trek Tours – 10th Anniversary

Ramada Plaza Hotel Centrally located with easy access to shopping, Copps Coliseum and Hamilton’s best attractions. Guests will enjoy 218 renovated guestrooms, indoor pool, Yuk Yuks comedy club, health & wellness centre and spa. 150 King Street East Hamilton, ON L8N 1B2 Tel: 905-528-3451 Fax: 905-528-2281 Email: info@ramadahamilton.com Website: www.ramadahamilton.com

Welcome to

Lime Ridge Mall

Sheraton Hamilton Hotel Our full service hotel boasts 302 newly renovated rooms with direct access to Jackson Square Mall and Farmer’s Market. From our excellent service to our perfect location, your group will have it all! 116 King Street West Hamilton, ON L8P 4V3 Tel: 905-529-5525 Toll Free: 1-800-514-7101 Fax: 905-529-2609 Email: terri.bimm@sheraton.com Website: www.sheraton.com

Hamilton

Shopping

Complete group tour planning, accommodations, transportation via deluxe motor coaches, attractions, meals, special events, cruises, casino day trips and guide services. Join their receptive operator partnership, call today for details. 43 Keefer Court, Suite 103 Hamilton, ON L8E 4V4 Tel: 905-572-6888 Toll Free: 1-800-263-1317 Fax: 905-572-7464 Email: info@funtrektours.com Website: www.funtrektours.com

Maxima Tours Inc. Incorporated in 1991, we are a full service Destination Management Company, specializing in custom itineraries and events for both inbound and outbound markets. Fully appointed/licensed Tour and Coach Operator. 2826 King Street East Hamilton, ON L8G 1J5 Tel: 905-561-5444 Fax: 905-561-7036 Email: info@maxima.net Website: www.maxima.net

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