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Trinity Historical Walking Tours

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
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“kevin toope”(22 reviews)
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You will experience the 500 year history of Trinity during the 15 stops we make during the leisurely two and a half hour stroll along Trinity's paths and lanes. Through stories, historic photos, audio recordings of burials, shipwrecks, and...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Clinch's Lane, Trinity, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 2S0, Canada
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+1 709-464-3723
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

This was an excellent tour of the area, and we really got so much from it. Kevin really knows the area, and as a retired teacher, he's an excellent speaker. The whole of Trinity is a protected as a historic site, and to gain an...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2018

Kevin Troope, a long-time resident of Trinity and a retired school teacher, conducted this tour, and at $15 for a 2.5 hour walk is great value. The walk begins outside Kevin’s home and he even provides walking sticks. His knowledge is impressive and his pride...More

1  Thank CatharineB
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Tour guide, Kevin Troope, was born and raised in Trinity. His summer time residence, historical family home and starting point of the tour is located right on the shore near the main harbour and adjacent to Dockmarina gift shop and restaurant. Retiring from teaching after...More

3  Thank bhoppins
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Another couple we met at the B&B we were staying at in St. John’s recommended this tour to us, and we are really glad we took their recommendation. It was a wonderful 2.5 hour walk through the lovely town of Trinity. Very informative with some...More

1  Thank farcloser
Reviewed September 8, 2018

A truly amazing walking tour. Kevin the guide and his ancestors have lived in Trinity for many generations. He knows the stories and history of the area and has audiovisual aides to bring that history to life. He was truly amazing and wonderful. REALLY great...More

1  Thank anneecolour
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

This tour will long be remembered. Kevin is passionate about Newfoundland and conducts a two and half hour experience full of history of the village with many personal anecdotes. Trinity is a place that deserves a visit from every tourist.

1  Thank Andtutor
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Decided to take this tour to pass some time but was amazingly impressed. Kevin the tour guide is very knowledgeable in the history of Trinity, learned a lot. The walk took you around half of the town and Kevin highlighted the major historical facts. You...More

1  Thank Daisy045
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Our tour was incredible- a full two and some hours long- we toured the whole town and learned not only the historical facts about the town but the little personal stories about the people and their lives who made up Trinity over the many years....More

1  Thank dar2027
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Kevin's tour was fascinating He packs twice as much information as most tours I've been and does it with some style - real feeling for how individual lives mesh with big historical events It is 's non - stop so make sure you are fed...More

2  Thank Colin J
Kevin T, Owner at Trinity Historical Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Thank you Colin for your review. The stories of the individuals and historical events of its past makes Trinity very unique, Glad you enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed August 10, 2018

My father emigrated to Toronto from Ireland’s Eye leaving behind a rich history in 1947- Thank you Kevin for keeping this history alive so I could understand the life and hardships of the people from the area of Trinity, a special place in my heart....More

1  Thank _hollettli
Kevin T, Owner at Trinity Historical Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Thanks for your review. Remembering, and passing on, the way of life of our ancestors is so important. Trinity's well documented history provides us with a glimpse into their lives and times. Glad you enjoyed.

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March 31, 2015|
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Response from Kevin T | Property representative |
Hi. You don't need to make reservations. The tour begins at 10AM Monday to Saturday from the last Monday in June until the Saturday of Labor Day weekend. It lasts 2.5 hours and the total distance traveled is approximately... More
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