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Family Friendly
Arts and Culture
Foodie Friendly
Highway Access

Known by many as The Royal City, Guelph is a picturesque university city with a look inspired by the design of European Cities. This city is rich in history dating back to before it was settled in the 1820s and many historical sites such as the McCrae House still stand as portals into Guelph's history. Today, Guelph is seeing a surge in craft breweries and independent eateries such as the Royal City Brewing Company or The Boathouse that are perfect for a sweet treat or a sit-down dinner. During the warmer months, the area sees a surge of exciting and vibrant festivals and events like the Guelph Jazz Festival and Guelph Pride that celebrate the communities that call this city home. Taking some time to explore Guelph will reward you with many fun and unique features of the city, whether you end up closer to Market Square, which serves as a community gathering place for tons of exciting events, or in an area like Riverside Park with its carousel and miniature train. If you’re interested in a family-friendly, community-centred city that is full of beautiful historic architecture, you’ll definitely want to keep Guelph at the top of your list!