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Mather-Walls House

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Summer relaxation

Stepping inside the Mather-Walls on a hot summer's day is a joy. The first thing I notice when I... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2018
Wandering_Henry
A Visit to Yesteryear!

The Mather-Walls House is a hidden gem and no visit to Kenora is complete without stopping in for... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2017
Darlene K
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Winnipeg, Canada
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Jul 29, 2018
“Summer relaxation”
Aug 17, 2017
“Needs some serious work...”
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1116 Ottawa Street | P0V 3G0, Kenora, Ontario P0V 3G0, Canada
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

Stepping inside the Mather-Walls on a hot summer's day is a joy. The first thing I notice when I step through the door is how nice and cool it is to escape the outside heat. The next thing to notice is the warm and friendly...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Wandering_Henry
Reviewed August 17, 2017

While the old house is neat to see it feels very cluttered and you can definitely tell that some maintenance and cleaning need to be done. The staff seemed incredibly scattered and didn't seem to know what was going on.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Canuckgirl561
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Tried to search hours opened before we left home. Sad to say they are closed on Sundays. Really looking forward to visiting another time. Now to find something else to do in Kenora .... sure we will be successful. Note my husband saw a central...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 11, 2017

The Mather-Walls House is a hidden gem and no visit to Kenora is complete without stopping in for inexpensive tea, treats and a tour. This is a historic site, originally the home of the first big-time business man in Keewatin who owned the local lumber...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Darlene K
Reviewed January 18, 2017

I have never been to the " Mather-Walls House" but I heard they have a few times a year tea parties where, they serve a very good Blueberry tea. Part from the tea, the house is original from is era and it is a must...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

I went to the hunted house with my parents and nease who is 9 and to her it was extremely scary it was a fun experience everyone of all ages was there then when it was over there were witches outside back with candy 😱

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Sabrina P
Reviewed August 20, 2016

A bit of a hidden gem in Kenora, but worth the effort if you enjoy visiting period homes. This is a boss's house on the hill, overlooking the sawmill, complete with servant back-stairs, and a maid's room. Nice examples of early electrical wiring and indoor...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank louguay67
Reviewed July 19, 2016

Really brings you back to that era! So very cool to read newspaper clips from so long ago! Awesome adventure!

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Carol H
Reviewed May 8, 2016

Our family never tires of the annual trip to the Mather Walls House. The house is beautifully restored and maintained and has a very interesting history that will spur your imagination as you walk through the rooms and look out over the river. Staying for...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Andrea_M206
Reviewed August 4, 2015

Very friendly tea service of delicious, lovely blueberry tea with scones and clotted cream/jam. An escorted tour by the two enthusiastic young ladies for only $4.00 for our group of 4. Gives you a sense of the family, the industry, and daily life at the...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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