This historic landmark is where William Lyon Mackenzie began his political career with his newspaper, the Colonial Advocate, dedicated to political and social reform. Launched in 1824, the paper became very popular and was printed bi-weekly for its 250 subscribers. By 1836, Mackenzie stopped printing his newspaper to organize the Upper Canada Rebellion of 1837.
Laura Secord Homestead
The historic Laura Secord Homestead stands in the charming village of Queenston, just off the scenic Niagara Parkway. This enchanting heritage site was the home of Canada's most famous heroine, Laura Secord, from 1803 to 1835.
RiverBrink Art Museum
Situated in a large country home on the banks of the scenic Niagara River, RiverBrink Art Museum features changing exhibitions from the renowned art collection of Samuel E. Weir, Q.C., as well as outstanding artworks on loan from other Canadian and International collections.