Category Archives: Lally Homestead

Silver Queen Mine Open House on Sunday!

Join park staff and the Friends of Murphys Point this Sunday, July 12 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for a Heritage Mica Days event – an Open House at the Silver Queen Mine! Picture this: The year is 1908 … Continue reading

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Register for Geoheritage Tour Today!

On Saturday, Oct. 25 we have our fundraising¬†Geoheritage Tour. Those people who drive by rock cuts on the Canadian Shield on a daily basis will be astounded by their story and their up-close beauty. Same goes for the landscaped rocks … Continue reading

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Calling all geology enthusiasts!

Do you love rocks? The Friends have a great event for you! On Saturday, Oct. 25 we are hosting a Geoheritage Tour as a fundraiser for Friends activities. It starts in Perth¬†at the Crystal Palace/Tay Basin (click here for a … Continue reading

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