May is Museum Month: Virtual Historic Main Street Walking Tour
Saturday, May 28 launch! Residents and tourists can participate in a self-guided, virtual tour of Main Street. The artwork of 17 artists from the Newmarket Group of Artists (NGA) have been paired with 17 historic buildings on Main Street, Newmarket.
Enjoy a stroll and discover inspiring artwork in a nearby business window. Hover your phone’s camera over the QR code found on the window poster to open to an interesting video on the history of the building, as well as information about the current business. This is a unique, self-directed walking experience of art, history and business via smart phone technology.
Start your tour at the Elman W. Campbell Museum, formerly the North York Registry Office. See our new display, Newmarket Memorabilia: The History of Newmarket Through Artifacts.
Receive one complimentary historic Main Street postcard (while supplies last). Free!
For more information about the Virtual Historic Walking Tour visit newmarket.ca/virtualmainstreet
The Elman W. Campbell Museum is located at 134 Main Street, South, Newmarket.