Posted on Tuesday, October 25, 2022 10:59 AM
Posted on Friday, October 07, 2022 11:11 AM
Gravenhurst, ON – The Gravenhurst Municipal Heritage Advisory Committee (MHC) recently presented the 2022 Built Heritage Awards to four deserving properties in the community.
The Built Heritage Award is a discretionary award presented to the recipient(s) for fostering Gravenhurst’s built heritage through renovation or restoration. Awards are given to outstanding examples based on one or more of the following criteria:
• a recently completed restoration,...
Posted on Tuesday, October 04, 2022 10:12 AM
NEW DATE HISTORICAL UNVEILING – SWEDETOWN
Gravenhurst, ON – Please join Mayor Kelly, members of Council and the Gravenhurst Municipal Heritage Committee (MHC) on Phillip Street East in the heart of Swedetown at the eastern most entrance to Gull Lake Park as they unveil an interpretive panel that celebrates this wonderful heritage.
Between 1880 and 1910 over 40 families came to Gravenhurst from the Scandinavian countries of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and Iceland. They built their homes near each other...