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Mather-Walls House

1116 Ottawa Street | P0v 3g0, Kenora, Ontario, Canada
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Summer relaxation

Stepping inside the Mather-Walls on a hot summer's day is a joy. The first thing I notice when I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wandering_Henry
Needs some serious work...

While the old house is neat to see it feels very cluttered and you can definitely tell that some... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Canuckgirl561
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Grande Prairie, Canada
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2 weeks ago
“Summer relaxation”
Aug 17, 2017
“Needs some serious work...”
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1116 Ottawa Street | P0v 3g0, Kenora, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stepping inside the Mather-Walls on a hot summer's day is a joy. The first thing I notice when I step through the door is how nice and cool it is to escape the outside heat. The next thing to notice is the warm and friendly...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

While the old house is neat to see it feels very cluttered and you can definitely tell that some maintenance and cleaning need to be done. The staff seemed incredibly scattered and didn't seem to know what was going on.

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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Tried to search hours opened before we left home. Sad to say they are closed on Sundays. Really looking forward to visiting another time. Now to find something else to do in Kenora .... sure we will be successful. Note my husband saw a central...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2017

The Mather-Walls House is a hidden gem and no visit to Kenora is complete without stopping in for inexpensive tea, treats and a tour. This is a historic site, originally the home of the first big-time business man in Keewatin who owned the local lumber...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

I have never been to the " Mather-Walls House" but I heard they have a few times a year tea parties where, they serve a very good Blueberry tea. Part from the tea, the house is original from is era and it is a must...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I went to the hunted house with my parents and nease who is 9 and to her it was extremely scary it was a fun experience everyone of all ages was there then when it was over there were witches outside back with candy 😱

Thank Sabrina P
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

A bit of a hidden gem in Kenora, but worth the effort if you enjoy visiting period homes. This is a boss's house on the hill, overlooking the sawmill, complete with servant back-stairs, and a maid's room. Nice examples of early electrical wiring and indoor...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2016

Really brings you back to that era! So very cool to read newspaper clips from so long ago! Awesome adventure!

Thank Carol H
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Reviewed 9 May 2016

Our family never tires of the annual trip to the Mather Walls House. The house is beautifully restored and maintained and has a very interesting history that will spur your imagination as you walk through the rooms and look out over the river. Staying for...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2015

Very friendly tea service of delicious, lovely blueberry tea with scones and clotted cream/jam. An escorted tour by the two enthusiastic young ladies for only $4.00 for our group of 4. Gives you a sense of the family, the industry, and daily life at the...More

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