Brochures are now available at Thorold’s Museum/Tourism Centre at Lock #7.

Please CLICK HERE to download PDF.

"Some Memories of the Italian Community of Thorold"
prepared for Heritage Thorold by Nora A.Reid, Heritage Researcher
It is available from the Lock 7 Tourism Centre or by
emailing the LACAC Secretary
Cost is $10.
“Where the Beavers Built their Dams”
The Evolution of a Unique Cultural Heritage Landscape in Thorold, Ontario -by Sarah King Head – City Historian and Researcher.
A Canada 150 Publication --- Published by Heritage Thorold LACAC, October, 2017; Forgotten history of Beaverdams brought back to life !

The book was launched at Thorold City Council October 3rd, 2017. Copies will be for sale at Thorold City Hall and the Thorold Museum at Lock #7 as well as DeCew House Heritage Park on DeCew Road at the unveiling of the new 1st Nations Peace Monument on Saturday, October 7th, 2017, starting at 1:00 p.m. – price is $30. Monies from the sale of these books go to preserve Thorold’s heritage by way of their Heritage Reserve Fund.”


Two of our heritage churches

The Methodist Church at Beaver Dams

St. Paul's
St. Paul's Anglican Church

In addition, Heritage Thorold has issued five post cards (all drawings done by Jim Kerr) depicting sketches of designated properties. Sets of all of our post cards are available at:
“The Post Office” – Shannon Passero – 18 Front St. North
Tourism/Museum Centre, Thorold

NEW for the Bicentennial of the War of 1812.
DeCew House

Welland Mills


Calcott-Walker House

Kennedy-Ward House

NEW for the Bicentennial War of 1812, Laura Secord, Catharine Mellor - artist.



"The Nostalgic Kitchen" - a 164-page cook book
by Pamela J.Minns
Cost is $10.

Available through the Friends of Beaverdams Church
contact : [email protected]

All proceeds from the sale of this book go towards the restoration of Beaverdams Church.

For description and images of designated properties, please click links below.

Designated Properties

Allanburg Heritage Oak Tree
Allanburg United Church
Allanburg Village Cemetery
Beaverdams Burying Grounds
Beaverdams Methodist Church & Graveyard
Beckett’s Reserve, Duncan McFarland House,
Stephen Beatty House

Calcott-Walker House
Camp House
Carl, Misener, Bald Cemetery
Carnegie Library
Carr-Millar-McMillan Block
Carroll-Tracy House
Carter-Holland House
Chestnut Hall
Constable House
Decew Young House
Decou House Monument

Dobbie House
Dominion Government Building
East Side School Bell
Fire Bell
First Presbyterian Church
Flannery House
Fraser-McMann House
George Bouk House
Grenville House
Griffiths House
Kennedy-Ward House
L.G. Lorriman/Central School
Lynch House
Macartney Drug Store
Memorial Park
Millar House
Millstone - Welland Mills

Moore-Lampman House
Munro House
O'Brien House
Old Firehall
The Parsonage
Port Robinson Brick School
Quebec Bank
Robert Elliot House
Ross House
St. Andrews Presbyterian Church
Sir Edward Beatty House
Stewart House
The Stone Store
Trinity United Church
War Memorial
Welland Canal 2nd River Lock
Welland Mills