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In Sir John A's Footsteps

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Neighbourhood: Downtown Kingston
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Address: 209 Wellington Street | Suite 200, Kingston, Ontario K7L 2Z1, Canada
Phone Number: +1 613-767-8178
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Wed - Sun 11:00 - 12:00
14:00 - 15:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Always great food

A super pub with lots of great food..large portions for good value. Service is excellent and staff very friendly. There is a history here of Sir John A Macdonald, Canada's first... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 December 2015
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Kingston, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

we took this tour on Canada Day. was fun and informative. i learnt some facts about Kingston that I never realised after living here for a year.

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Kingston, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

A super pub with lots of great food..large portions for good value. Service is excellent and staff very friendly. There is a history here of Sir John A Macdonald, Canada's first Prime Minister. I believe it was his law office at one time. Kingston is full of History and a great city to visit. I came in 1969 and never... More 

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Thank Patricia B
Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015

The entire troupe was fantastic. They had us laughing throughout the whole show, plus we learned a lot along the way.

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Thank taters108
Kingston, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

What a talented troupe! Amazed and inspired at the innovation and creativity of this presentation. They packed a lot of historical information into a constantly moving, always entertaining show that never became dry or uninteresting. Each actor took on dozens of different personalities effortlessly (at least it seemed that way) and always kept the audience engaged. Looking forward to their... More 

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Thank Morgan W
Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

found it helped my child understand more about our history ,the aids were very good and info easy to understand,any assistance was of excellent quality

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Thank Vacationtaker1
Kingston, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

I have read many of the reviews and they all said it all - this is an outstandingly talented group of young people who clearly love what they do, and do a super job! (Hannah's expressions are hilarious). What a fun way to see Sir John - don't miss it!

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Thank harpellroad
Kingston, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015

Grandpa: So Chloe, what did you think about the play? Chloe(12) : It was awesome! Grandpa: And you Abby, did you like it? Abby (13): I LOVED it! And there you have two thumbs up from the younger generation. I took my two grand-daughters to see this excellent production, and as you see they thought it was wonderful. What a... More 

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Thank 007girlluvstotravel
Kingston, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

These players have talent. Their original witty take on our first prime minister resonates with the audience. If you like clever dialogue, catchy songs, quick change presentation in the tradition of street theatre, make sure you see this.

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Thank susan618
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

I am writing this review as I walk away from the best immersive show I have been to in the past year. Sir John A's footsteps is hilarious and full of interesting facts about Canada's first prime minister that I never even knew. You must check this out if you are in Kingston!

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Thank Jackie H
Kingston, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015

I went to an afternoon show with four young children and another adult and it was fantastic! The actors made the whole experience informative and entertaining for all of us. The history was presented through music and story-telling that kept everyone interested and the short walks throughout the production allowed the kids to move around a bit. Congrats Salon Theatre... More 

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