Monument in Midland & Penetanguishene

Martyrs' Shrine

This monument to six Jesuit missionaries who met their gruesome demise at the hands of the Iroquois features a large lawn strewn with crosses and the imposing cathedral-esque Shrine church. Each year, thousands make…
Historic Site in Midland & Penetanguishene

Ste-Marie among the Hurons

Costumed staff members dote on visitors to this reconstruction 17th-century Jesuit mission, offering stories about hardship and torture with a cheerful smile.
Park in Midland & Penetanguishene

Awenda Provincial Park

About 15km from Penetanguishene, this picturesque park boasts four sandy swimming beaches, 30km of easy walking trails and over 200 species of birds.
Museum in Midland & Penetanguishene

Huronia Museum & Huron-Ouendat Village

A replica of a 500-year-old Huron-Ouendat settlement. The museum houses a collection of almost a million pieces – not all are on display!
Museum in Midland & Penetanguishene

Discovery Harbour

Recommended guided tours of this reconstructed British garrison lead visitors through two replica vessels and recount the fort's history.