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Tower hill and garden

Excellent view of the Georgian Bay islands from the top of the tower. Very nice garden. Open 24/7... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2018
Guelph, Canada
Great view!

Climb the tower! You can see all of Parry Sound and get some great photos. If you time it right You... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2018
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Sep 6, 2018
“Tower hill and garden”
Mar 15, 2018
“Great view!”
Unique to Northern Ontario, the public display garden is nestled in the trees atop a hill overlooking Parry Sound on Georgian Bay. Built in the late 1920's, the municipally owned garden features a network of original flagstone paths connecting rock...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
George Street, Parry Sound, Ontario P2A 2X4, Canada
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

Excellent view of the Georgian Bay islands from the top of the tower. Very nice garden. Open 24/7 and free admission.

Thank mhkabir
Anne B, Manager at Tower Hill Heritage Garden, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Glad you enjoyed it! Come back when there is fall colour for an even prettier view

Reviewed June 25, 2018

I really enjoyed the Tower Hill Garden i just love gardens the smell of flowers the coordination of growth of the planted flowers. I could just sit there all day and enjoy the scenry.

1  Thank cdolsonfsw
Reviewed March 15, 2018

Climb the tower! You can see all of Parry Sound and get some great photos. If you time it right You can watch the trains pass over the bridge.

Thank RailBandit
Reviewed January 5, 2018

This garden is a great example of what a team of volunteers can do. Over the past three years, this garden, pond, and ranger cabin have been transformed into a beautiful paradise. A great place to stop for a stroll about and lunch. Stay tuned...More

1  Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed September 19, 2017

So, I didn't spend much time in the garden, but it looks wonderful this time of year. I went at sundown to climb the tower. I am an overweight middle aged woman and did not find the climb difficult. The view is fantastic from the...More

Thank jhjdh
Reviewed September 10, 2017

Climbing the tower is a must when you visit Parry Sound. The view is fantastic! But you also should take time to walk around the base of the tower, enjoying the beautiful gardens. There is an informational sign in each garden area, which helps to...More

1  Thank Barbara H
Reviewed August 15, 2017

The gardens are small but lovely, with a fish pond with gold koi swimming about! The Tower Lookout is very tall!!! I didn't go up due to my fear of heights, my husband only made up to the second level. Gorgeous view of the entire...More

Thank normad330
Management response:Responded August 25, 2017

Thank you for your kind comments , which will be passed along to the Garden volunteers. Hope you'll have time to visit the Museum and learn more about our area on your next visit.

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