Welcome to Burlington, Ontario, Canada. Burlington is not only the best city of its size to live in Canada it is a great place to visit! Situated on the shores of Lake Ontario and conveniently located between Toronto & Niagara Falls, the beautiful city of Burlington awaits, whether you are visiting for pleasure, attending a meeting or touring with your group. Stay a few days at one of our many hotels or bed and breakfasts, we have accommodations to suit every taste. Explore the exhibits and events at the Royal Botanical Gardens, hike on our nature trails, and take in the birds and wonderful views along the Niagara Escarpment and the Waterfront Trail. Experience our history in the Museums of Burlington, and take a tour of the many exhibits at the Art Gallery of Burlington. Take in a show at our state of the art Burlington Performing Arts Centre. Visit us at the Visitor Information Centre, open year round or you can request information be sent to you. Sign up to receive our seasonal Visitor eNewsletter, view our annual Events Listing.
This year we are celebrating our 30th anniversary as the destination marketing organization for the beautiful city of Burlington, Ontario, CANADA. What was happening in 1985 as far as tourism in the city? The local paper published a story about a Magnetic Hill on King Rd. The new Concrete Skyway Bridge was opened on October 11, 1985. Jake’s Boathouse opened its doors on Walkers Line.