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Canadian Club Brand Center

2072 Riverside Drive East, Windsor, Ontario N8Y 4S5, Canada
+1 519-973-9503
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An excellent stroll back in history and whiskey tasting too!!! Awesome! And there is a great story... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2016
Kerry J
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Windsor, Ontario, Canada
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Unique

I have seen this place quite often and I have to say it all fits into one word. UNIQUE. It's really... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2016
Diane D
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Windsor, Canada
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Learn about the birth of Canadian Club whisky and the history of Hiram Walker. You will experience a guided tour through the original 1894 office building, a replica of a 16th Century Italian Renaissance Palace, highlighting the periods of the Prohibition Era. We’ll visit the Speakeasy and see where the gangster meetings took place, the boardroom that now features group of seven paintings, and the sampling room that outlines our key markets. The tour also includes a formal whisky tasting.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2072 Riverside Drive East, Windsor, Ontario N8Y 4S5, Canada
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Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

An excellent stroll back in history and whiskey tasting too!!! Awesome! And there is a great story about Al Capone.

Thank Kerry J
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

I have seen this place quite often and I have to say it all fits into one word. UNIQUE. It's really an interesting place to visit with truly a lot of history. Give it a go!

Thank Diane D
Reviewed October 18, 2016

This tour was excellent! Very informative. So much history in this place. The rooms are beautiful! The tasting at the end of the tour was very fun too!

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

The Hiram Walker's tour in Windsor Ontario is loaded with gems from the past about whiskey and prohibation.From visiting actual offices and seeing ledgers of events of the 1800's too basement meeting places with Chicago and Detroit mobsters (with bullet hole in wall) is great...More

Thank davidgR2186KD
Reviewed October 17, 2016

The tour was excellent, very interesting, and informative. The building and all rooms are filled with history. The beautiful decor dates back to the beginning days of this establishment. The tour guides know their subject well and share many interesting stories. The basement room where...More

Thank 2Harmony2016
Reviewed October 17, 2016

went on a tour with a group in July, the people who provided the tour were extremely knowledgeable and helpful. Great "spirits" in both ways.

Thank MEL-Y1959
Reviewed October 15, 2016

In the interest of full disclosure, I am a Bourbon lover, I also love history. And I like to learn new things like the history of Canadian Whisky. This building is the brand center for Canadian Club. The building was built in 1892-1894, a prosperous...More

Thank John L
Reviewed October 12, 2016

The venue will not disappoint. This is a place is perfect for many events. We had a wonderful time here, very intimate.

Thank Christine L
Reviewed October 2, 2016

I visited the center on a Saturday for a tour. The building is in excellent condition with great decoration, must of them original from the beginning of the construction. Good stories and history involving the whiskey adventures from the times of prohibition. The best part...More

Thank perlatcm
Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

As a past wedding and event coordinator...this beautiful venue never disappoints. Professional and class all the way!

Thank maddyboo
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Areata C
September 1, 2017|
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Response from 8_is_enough_in_MICH | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately a few months ago they stopped the tours and closed the building. Locals are holding out hope that someone comes through and saves this beautiful building and piece of history.
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zippd
June 14, 2017|
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Response from 8_is_enough_in_MICH | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately they ended their tours the end of April. We are holding out hope that they find a way to reopen for tours. It will be a shame if they do not reopen. It is a beautiful facility full of history!
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Judith G
February 26, 2017|
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Response from Tish_Harcus | Property representative |
Hello, on Fridays and Saturdays, until the end of March, our 5pm tours are shortened by not going to the second floor of the building (Art gallery). The tour includes a visit to all the historic rooms, the CC SPEAK EASY... More
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