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Willistead Manor

1899 Niagara St | Windsor, Windsor, Ontario N8Y 1K3, Canada
+1 519-253-2365
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Grand old residence

Willistead is only open for tours at certain times of the year... Best time to go is during Art in... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2016
andrewbW737BY
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Windsor, Canada
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A real Gem in the heart of the city

Willistead is the grand lady from another time. Never miss and invitation to take her in for a... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2016
kp729
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Ontario's Highlands, Canada
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1899 Niagara St | Windsor, Windsor, Ontario N8Y 1K3, Canada
Walkerville
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+1 519-253-2365
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Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Willistead is only open for tours at certain times of the year... Best time to go is during Art in the Park in June, and at Christmas time. It is amazing to believe that at one time this was someone's home. When the house is...More

Thank andrewbW737BY
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Willistead is the grand lady from another time. Never miss and invitation to take her in for a wedding, reception, special occasion.

Thank kp729
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I am a Friend of Willistead who volunteers to raise money for the restoration of the Manor so I am at Willistead often....I never tire of the architecture, furnishings or history involved in the story of Hiram Walker and his family ....what a place to...More

Thank Kathie R
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We did the tour at Canadian Club and our tour guide recommended we visit Willistead Manor, one of the sons owned the home, designed by Albert Kahn, a nice tie in. It was a 2 minute drive so not far out of our way before...More

1  Thank becca702016
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

IT has a lovely, large public park in front of it. It was closed but maybe because of the easter holiday so check the holiday schedule before you go but I still loved to walk around the house and around the park. It's so relaxing....More

1  Thank Beryl C
Reviewed 16 March 2016

I have just recently moved into the old Walkerville area. This is one of the nicest areas in Windsor. I really enjoy going for walks through beautiful Willistead Manor which is the old home of Hiram Walker himself. It a fantastic venue for weddings as...More

1  Thank arnold s
Reviewed 28 January 2016

city needs to hire educated docents. maintain the grounds, plant more flowers. the garbage cans are over flowing and stink.

Thank peacethroughtravel2
Reviewed 4 January 2016

This could be a great place. The mansion was certainly something in its day. There is plenty left but unfortunately its in rough shape. Its not open to the public except for outside. You cant see anything outside. The grounds are not anything special. Weddings...More

Thank lashing
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Nice location. There was a wedding at the time we were looking inside, so didn't get to see the upper floor, but would go back for a full tour.

Thank Chizmoe
Reviewed 26 November 2015

Beautiful grounds and building in the middle of a residential area. My brother had his wedding outdoors. Thankfully the weather was perfect for an outdoor wedding. The house has lots of wood, on the walls, floors, and decorations. The grounds were nicely manicured and a...More

1  Thank Lilikoi119
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MalissaFram
19 October 2017|
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Response from jfarlam | Reviewed this property |
You can call the wedding coordinator at Willistead directly. The price will depend on which rooms you need and the length. She is very helpful
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pidhirney5
1 April 2017|
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Response from 829irene | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is.
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Giana M
10 March 2017|
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Response from 829irene | Reviewed this property |
The Caterer for weddings is Thyme to-Go in which you would have to contact Julie Myers for that information. Her telephone number is: 519-254-3434
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