Kitchener Name Change Resources

You recently attended a Stroll walking tour, which traces the history of a Kitchener’s name change in 1916 and you might be interested in these resources. The political and social drama played out against the backdrop of World War One in Europe and a community grappling with its own identity.

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Bear Mural by Sonny Behan

Cambridge Mural Artists – Learn more!

If you recently attended our Cambridge Mural walking tour, use this list to find more information about the mural artists who created these stunning works!! Bruno Smoky – http://www.brunosmoky.com Shalak Attack – https://www.shalakattack.com Dave Bonzai – https://www.instagram.com/davebonzai/ Mr. Tensoe – https://www.instagram.com/mr_tensoe2/ Getso – https://www.instagram.com/getsofacto/ Odeith – https://www.odeith.com/ Underground Gallery –

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‘Busy Berlin’ to Tech Corridor Learning Resources

If you recently attend our “Busy Berlin to Tech Corridor” walking tour you might be interested in these learning resources for a deep dive into the industrial history and innovation of early Berlin, Ontario. Mary Sehl, researcher and guide for the Busy Berlin walking tour, used many of these resources

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Levi Carroll residence in 19th century Berlin Ontario

Black History Learning Resources

If you recently attended our Black Presence in Berlin walking tour you might be interested in these resources for further reading and learning about Black History in Canada, Ontario and Waterloo Region. Peggy Plet, writer, researcher and guide for Black Presence in Berlin, used many of these resources when developing Black Presence in

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Stroll Walking Tour Guide, Wayne Miedema, leads a tour with four people in Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener

More about Mount Hope Cemetery in Kitchener

If you recently attended our Mount Hope Cemetery Walking Tour – Famous Families, Freedom Seekers and Forgotten Soldiers – these resources for further learning about Kitchener’s Mount Hope Cemetery and some of Kitchener’s History will interest you. Books about Berlin/Kitchener history relevant to the Mount Hope Cemetery walking tour NOTE:

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Advertisement for George Ziegler, Agent for L. Kuntz Beer

A Drinking History in Berlin: Learning Resources

Did you attend our “Drinking in Berlin’s History” walking tour? If so, you might be interested in these learning resources for a deep dive into the taverns, inns, saloons & beer industry of early Berlin, Ontario, now Kitchener. Todd Bowman, researcher and guide for the Drinking in Berlin’s History walking tour,

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Board of Health Notice from Kitchener 1918 announcing closure of churches, schools and theatres.

Learn more about the 1918 Influenza Pandemic in Kitchener

What can we learn from the past?! If you recently attended our Pandemic! Walking Tour in Kitchener you know that history sheds a lot of light on the pandemic we experienced in our modern time. Our guide, Todd Bowman, who researched and designed this pandemic walking tour, assembled these resources.

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