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Kawartha Settlers' Village

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Haunted Village amazing

The kids always enjoy the haunted evening at settlers village. They do such a good job with the... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
Lindsay, Canada
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Simpler Times

So lovely to visit the village again! It seems to improve each time; if that is possible! A new... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
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Kawartha Settlers' Village is a collection of over 20 historic homes and buildings from Bobcaygeon and the Kawartha Lakes area. Set on nine acres of the original Murphy farm, the Village houses the original Murphy Barn, The General Store, Fairbairn...more
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85 Dunn Street, Bobcaygeon, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario K0M 1A0, Canada
+1 705-738-6163
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

The kids always enjoy the haunted evening at settlers village. They do such a good job with the decorations and giving out candy. The games they do with the kids are fun and the haunted barn is a hit with the kids. Thanks bobcageon for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

So lovely to visit the village again! It seems to improve each time; if that is possible! A new building; new artifacts. The front desk person remembered us from last year; pretty cool! Love the cats wandering about; always watching. It is so peaceful; truly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 13, 2018

Very interesting place to visit - tucked away off a side street in Bobcaygeon. Intro video gave good information at start before our tour around. Fair play to the dedication of all of the volunteers to manage KSV

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Geraldine1250
Reviewed August 27, 2018

The most recent event at KSV was the Craft Beer Fest. Everyone enjoyed the food and craft beer vendors. And all the while, the atmosphere of the pioneer village was free to experience. There are many other events at The Village. Upcoming, is the Haunted...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bethhldy
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Lots to see and do. Great for Kids and adults plus lots of historical items to see. Kids can sit in school like your grand parents. They can also see what they had do during their life time. Thet sure did not have it easy.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tkalyta
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Settlers Village in Bobcaygeon presents interesting programming and events throughout the summer. Settlers Days in June is the best time to visit with lots of exhibits and activities for the whole family, but it is worth a visit all summer long to see the permanant...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Over the years we have visited settlers village many times. It never gets old and it is a wonderful piece of history and celebrations mixed into one. I totally recommend this as a family activity. Lots to see and learn from.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Foxology
Reviewed July 9, 2018

The staff and events are fantastic. They are very friendly and informed and make you feel very comfortable in the village. The events are gr4eat and very enjoyable.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

Love their halloween haunted haunt. They scare all ages, its amazing to see the whole town come out and support the food bank. Everyone should come out at least once to experience this.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank 20,022,007
Reviewed December 7, 2017 via mobile

We so lucky to have The Settlers' Village in Bobcaygeon. A group of local residents went there recently for the annual Festival of Trees. So much work goes into the Festival. Many volunteers make it all work so smoothly. The Village itself is a year-round...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank David S
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Patti P
June 29, 2016|
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Response from Kawartha S | Property representative |
Hi Patti, You may bring your dog but please make sure that it is leashed and that you pick up after it. Thanks, Jessica Bullock Marketing Coordinator for KSV