In 1973, Kitchener’s stately 1924 city hall was demolished for urban renewal. In 1995, the clock tower was restored near the park’s east entrance, becoming a beloved city emblem.
Victoria Park’s original 1896 octagonal bandstand was replaced with square design in 1946. Today’s 1985 replica of the original has a lower deck and 4 sets of steps. Don Drews Please leave this field empty […]
Colourful, scintillating silvery landscapes after an early spring ice storm on Waterloo Region’s Walter Bean Grand River Trail between the 1926 Waterloo Pioneers Memorial Tower and 2012 pedestrian bridge. .Don Drews Please leave this […]
Norwegian King Haakon V built Akershus Castle in 1290 A.D. to protect Oslo from maritime attack, notably Sweden. Never captured in battle, it also served as a Norwegian prison. Without combat, Akershus Fortress was surrendered […]