Mackenzie House

HistoricTO walk: Perseverance and Push Back

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Perseverance and Push Back in 19th Century Toronto

Awaken a new perspective with Mackenzie House on this neighbourhood walking tour and hear stories of brave members of Toronto's diverse communities in the 19th century, like Mary Ann Shadd Cary, the first Black woman to publish a newspaper in North America, and Henry Lewis, who escaped enslavement by one of Toronto's most prominent families. The walk begins at Mackenzie House at 82 Bond Street, and finishes at King & Jarvis Streets.

Pre-registration is required.

Tour length: 75 minutes.

FREE OF CHARGE