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
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