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Thomas Foster Memorial

Regional Road 1, Uxbridge, Ontario, Canada
+1 905-640-3966
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The Jewel on the Hill

Buuilt in the Depression as a memorial resting place for a former Toronto Mayor's family, this is... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2017
n m
Uxbridge, Canada
Recently renovated and restored

Long having been a great spot for oratory and small performances, the Thomas Foster is a landmark... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2017
Scott D
Ontario, Canada
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Regional Road 1, Uxbridge, Ontario, Canada
+1 905-640-3966
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Buuilt in the Depression as a memorial resting place for a former Toronto Mayor's family, this is an architectural gem.

1  Thank n m
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Long having been a great spot for oratory and small performances, the Thomas Foster is a landmark just north of the town of Uxbridge. The ceiling and other parts of the memorial building has been deteriorating, but has been put right. The acoustics are wonderful.

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Visiting hours have been expanded substantially over the summer months. A friend and I were "guided" by one Kayla . . .there was no one else there at the time but hey Ontarians . .THIS IS WORTH seeing. From local boy to butcher to Toronto...More

Thank cooki56
Reviewed 21 July 2016

I am a stone guy. When you see the amount of artistry in this buiding you must be in awe. Worth a stop

Thank Nick T
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Tried to make appointment to get an inside tour but we're not successful so we went and just enjoyed the exterior of this beautiful building. We were able to see a little of the interior through the locked doors. It would have been nice to...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 16 May 2016

During the Depression, former Toronto Mayor Thomas Foster, helped to stimulate the economy by spending $250,000. Was this a monument to Foster's ego or a huge benefit to the community? I think some of both. Regardless, this is a stunning building inspired by Fosters visit...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Gorgeous building, beautiful decor with marble floors and stained glass windows. A most to see when visiting Uxbridge.

Thank Anja K
Reviewed 27 August 2015

A real gem within the countryside of rural Uxbridge. Enjoy the magnificence of Thomas Foster's final resting place amidst the gold mosaics, stunning architecture and rolling seven second echo.

1  Thank GFGuyUxbridge
Reviewed 25 July 2015

A small yet beautiful mausoleum built in 18th century by Thomas Foster is a hidden gem and a must see historic site beautiful and very interesting. There is a donation of 5$ each for adults to take a brief tour of the grounds and inside....More

3  Thank Brad J
Reviewed 23 July 2015

An interesting historical memorial in Uxbridge Township. The architecture is very beautiful. There are free concerts held during the summer.

1  Thank Wendy B
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