The Barrie Historical Archive’s new, interactive walking tour explores downtown Barrie in a whole new way – revealing a surprising number of historical hotels and sites that have catered to railway and lumber workers, politicians and tourists since the 1800s. For Digital Doors Open, follow along with local historian and storyteller Mary Harris in the video below as she describes the history, colourful proprietors, scandals, fights, grand events and unusual guests from years gone by.
- Digital Doors Open
- Collections and resources
Contact infoVideo tour starts at the Five Points
ArchitectureYear built: Various
Building type: Commercial Historical landmark