Visitor Information Centre

The Visitor Information Centre is located at 414 Locust St. below the parking garage, just north of Lakeshore Road. It offers extensive travel information about Burlington and Ontario.  Tourism Burlington also provides assistance and resource information for meeting and conference planners, sport organizers and group travel.  If you would like information about Burlington please contact us.

In the summer we are along the Waterfront in Spencer Smith Park with our InfoMobile answering inquiries, handing out guides, maps and information and helping you to enjoy your time here in Burlington.

Visitor Information Centre Hours:
Open Year Round (including weekends)
Sept – Mid June Daily – 9 a.m. – 4 p.m     Mid June – End of August Daily – 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Contact Us
Address: 414 Locust Street, Burlington, Ontario, L7S 1T7
Phone: 905.634.5594
Fax: 905.634.7220
Toll Free: 1.877.499.9989
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Visitor Centre Directions

From Niagara Falls

  1. Take QEW Toronto and take exit number 97 (North Shore Boulevard East)
  2. Take North Shore Blvd. East ramp (0.1 mile)
  3. Turn right onto North Shore Blvd. East/Lakeshore Road
  4. Continue to follow Lakeshore Road (0.6 mile)
  5. Turn left onto Locust Street (0.1 mile)

From Toronto

  1. Take Gardiner Expressway West (4.4 miles)
  2. Gardiner Expressway West becomes QEW (25.3 miles)
  3. Follow QEW Niagara highway at #403/#407 junction
  4. Take the North Shore Blvd./Eastport Drive exit (0.2 miles)
  5. Take the North Shore Blvd. exit number 97 (0.2 miles)
  6. Turn left onto North Shore Blvd. East/Lakeshore Road
  7. Continue to follow Lakeshore Road (0.9 miles)
  8. Turn left onto Locust Street (0.1 mile)

From Windsor, Chatham, London, Hamilton

  1. Follow Highway 401 East
  2. Take the exit-Highway #6 South, (Hamilton)
  3. Turn right onto Highway #6
  4. Continue to follow Highway #6
  5. Take the Hwy #403 Toronto
  6. Take the North Shore Blvd./Eastport exit (0.2 miles)
  7. Take the North Shore Blvd. exit number 97 (0.2 miles)
  8. Turn Left onto North Shore Blvd. East/Lakeshore Road
  9. Continue to follow Lakeshore Road (0.9 miles)
  10. Turn Left onto Locust Street (0.1 miles)Souvenirs

Souvenirs

Looking for the perfect gift or memento?  Look no further than the Tourism Burlington Visitors Centre – we carry a selection of Burlington, postcards, books, maps, Canadian gifts and more!  See below for some examples:

  • NEW – Halton Hikes – Loops & Lattes by Nicola Ross
  • Meet me at the Brant Inn DVD In the era of the Great Depression and World War II, the 1930’s through to the 1960’s Burlington’s “Brant Inn” was one of North America’s biggest and most successful “Big Band” venues. On a typical night, well over a thousand people would crowd into The Brant Inn to see and dance to stars such as Nat King Cole, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Liberace and Guy Lomabardo. $15.00
  • Brant Inn Memories (Book) John Murray Anderson turned the Brant Inn into a nightclub that grew to be internationally renowned and put Burlington on the map.  Brant Inn Memories recalls stories ranging from the entertainers to the Inn’s employees, from the club’s owner to the building itself, in a way that will take the reader back in time to the dancing era when big bands, swing and jazz were the essence of an evening out. $24.95
  • Other Souvenirs
    Postcards $0.75 (tax incl.)
    T-Shirts $8.50 (tax incl.)
    Maps $4.95 and up
    Smiles – FREE

Plus many more great souvenirs not listed here!

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