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Trinity Historical Walking Tours

Clinch's Lane, Trinity, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 2S0, Canada
+1 709-464-3723
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Trinity is an absolutely charming town that defies you to take a bad picture, and in large part... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
travler019
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toronto
A reach back in time

Kevin has done an incredible job researching the origins and importance of Trinity from its very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
The_Northeys
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Peterborough, Canada
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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 disasters, and your imagination you will time travel through the history of Newfoundland in the magical setting called Trinity. It will be a personal educational and entertaining experience.
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Clinch's Lane, Trinity, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 2S0, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Trinity is an absolutely charming town that defies you to take a bad picture, and in large part this is due to the work done by the local historical preservation society. It is so pretty in fact, that you could be lulled into romantic visions...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Kevin has done an incredible job researching the origins and importance of Trinity from its very beginnings. We very much enjoyed the interludes of recordings of court proceedings and narration of other historic records that served to provide colour and a better perspective of life...More

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Reviewed August 23, 2017

Kevin has an encyclopaedic knowledge of the history of Trinity, which he brings to life with stories and illustrates using the local buildings and artefacts -- as well as photographs and tape recordings of archival records. For us the tour lasted two and a half...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2017

Kevin Toope has organized a most entertaining and informative tour. As a member of a long standing Trinity family we enjoyed his special insights. A well spent morning!

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Reviewed August 17, 2017

Excellent tour and way to learn the interesting history of trinity. Kevin does a great job of bringing to life the tales of this town. From shipwrecks to punishments to deaths.....all on tape. See cemeteries and churches and learn about his family history as well....More

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Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

This was such a great little walking tour with Kevin in beautiful historical Trinity. Kevin is extremely knowledgable about the area with great stories of the past and present. He has many photos, recordings and personal history to share. One of the best tours I...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2017

Not much to add to all the previous 5 star reviews except to say they are all pretty accurate! Kevin presents the history of the area well, and you will no doubt have a better understanding of what life was on The Rock after this...More

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Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Very friendly and extremely knowledgeable guide. We enjoyed this a lot and highly recomend it. Lots of the history of Newfoundland and Canada

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Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

Kevin knows his history and has his own stories to tell. If you want to understand the arc of history in this place from the people's perspective, this tour will help you get outside of the official narratives. . Despite the beautiful setting, it's not...More

Thank Kathryn S
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Reviewed July 15, 2017

The tour was recommended to us by other travellers we had met. We are so glad we were able to work it into our trip! Kevin's knowledge, stories, photos, recordings and humour made for a very enjoyable and informative couple of hours. Trinity is a...More

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nosnowtoday
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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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