Family Fun

Family Fun in Cornwall

Cornwall and Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry is a great place to visit with the entire family. There are always lots of family-friendly activities to do throughout the year. Keep reading to find a list of outdoor and indoor activities to do with friends and family:

Parks and Outdoor Activities

Take some time to visit the region’s parks, which are amongst the most beautiful anywhere. Most parks are well equipped with play equipment and sport courts for children of all ages. Make memories with family and friends by also visiting a variety of themed parks throughout our region. Take a look a the list below:

Lamoureux Park

Spend some time at the largest waterfront park in Eastern Ontario, which includes the iconic Clock Tower, historical plaques, a boat launch, a children’s play structure and splashpad, a rotary outdoor gym, the Cornwall Community Museum as well as other sites of interest.

Guindon Park

Guindon Park is comprised of 500 acres of land with picnic areas, hiking trails, children’s play structure, waterfront areas, boat launch and dock, and more. It is easily accessible all-year round. The park is separated into three areas: The Eastern Entrance, Floral Drive, and Trillium Drive. Guindon Park now includes a BMX Track!

Long Sault Parkway

Camping in the Long Sault Parkway

The Long Sault Parkway is a series of 11 islands that were created from high points of land left after the flooding of the St. Lawrence River during the construction of the Seaway in the 1950’s. These islands include parks, campgrounds, beaches and more!

Upper Canada Village

Upper Canada Village

Go back in time and visit this 19th century village where you can experience life in the 1860s.

Upper Canada Migratory Bird Sanctuary

The sanctuary covers 9,000 hectares of a variety of wildlife habitats, including: a mature upland forest, early successional woods, old fields, wetlands and open water.

Prehistoric World

At Prehistoric World, you’ll witness over 50 life-sized reproductions of dinosaurs in a natural wooded setting.

Mini Putt

Archie’s

Challenge your friends and family to a fun game of mini putt at Archie’s or Straight Shooter Mini Golf. Visit the Golf Section for more information.

Camping

Are you thinking of taking the family camping this year? Check out the more than 14 fully equipped campsites throughout the area. We invite you to come and relax under a blanket of stars by the crackling fire, roast marshmallows and inhale the great fresh air and embrace quality time with family and friends. Check out the Stay Section for a list of campgrounds.

Indoor Activities

Museums

Cornwall Community Museum

Cornwall Community Museum

Learn all about Cornwall and its history by taking a step back in time with a variety of museums. Check out the Heritage Section for a list of museums.

Theatre

Upper Canada Playhouse

Aultsville Theatre

Aultsville Theatre

Be entertained with live local theatre and live music. Aultsville Theatre puts on a variety of different shows including plays and live music performances, including their very own concert series. Upper Canada Playhouse is a successful theatre company in the area that showcases a number of plays throughout the year. Visit the Arts and Culture page to learn more.

Rush Hour

You and your team are locked in a room with only 60 minutes on the clock. Work together to find clues and solve puzzles before the clock hits zero! Do you have what it takes?

Escape Manor (Escape the Cornwall Jail)

Escape Manor

Escape Manor

Wrongly accused, your gang is sentenced to death for a crime they did not commit. You have to search the room you are locked in, find clues, solve puzzles, and ultimately find the key to get out before the clock hits zero.

Above Board

Challenge your friends and family to a game night, and enjoy snacks and drinks while you play!

Aquatic Centre

Cornwall Aquatic Centre

Bring your swimsuit, towel and sense of adventure. This beautiful new facility houses the Kinsmen Pool,
a six-lane 25 meter tank, along with a two-storey waterslide, toddler leisure pool and spacious whirlpool.

Lazer Ops

Play some laser tag and take part in the future of gaming with a virtual reality game. This computer-generated simulation can be interacted in a seemingly real or physical way by using a headset and remotes with sensors.

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