Temperance and Temptation: Durham Detours

Suggested detours for the Temperance and Temptation self-guided Durham tour

Want to dig a little deeper into Durham regions scandalous past? Ask for a slice of T&T at the Forsythe Family Farm and get the inside scoop on their delicious pie. After a nice slice of pie at the Piano Inn ask, “What room would Mr. Leonard recommend?” and get an offer like you wouldn’t believe. There is lots to do and secrets to unveil in the Durham Region.


1025 Cragg Rd, Greenbank, ON L9P 1R3 | forsythefamilyfarms.com/

Located directly beside Bethel Cemetery. Farmers have been growing crops in the area for generations!

Offer: Featured Temptation -a slice of pie on the patio
Code Phrase: Ask for a slice of T&T

Hours of Operation
Monday to Wednesday 9:30 –5:00
Thursday and Friday 9:30 –6:00
Saturday and Sunday 9:30 –5:00


187 Queen St, Port Perry, ON L9L 1B8 | theportsocial.com

A great vintage pub atmosphere with a selection of high-quality spirits and expertly crafted cocktail. Live music on weekends.

Offer: Featured Temptation: T&T Vintage Cocktail Menu

Code Phrase: Ask for a choice of Temperance and Temptation cocktails

Hours of Operation
Monday Closed
Tuesday to Thursday 4:00 –10:00
Friday and Saturday 4:00 – 12:00
Sunday Closed


217 Queen Street, Port Perry, ON L9L 1B8 | pianocafe.ca/pianoinn.html

The Piano Inn 1884 offers comfort and luxury in private, upscale efficiency suites. The superb location in Historic Downtown Port Perry offers the convenience of being steps away from the downtown boutiques, dining, Old Flame Brewing Co. and historic Palmer Park. Situated upstairs from the popular Piano Cafe.

Offer: T & T Discount offer

Code Phrase: Ask “What room would Mr. Leonard recommend?”

Archibald Orchard


6275 Liberty St N, Bowmanville, ON L1C 3K6 | archibaldswinery.com

Every wine has a story. Imagine…Archibald’s home grown apples pressed & fermented with select Ontario fruit. Or, enjoy fresh apples picked from the orchard & pressed, fermented and bottled right here.

Offer: Complimentary wine flight and cider tasting
Code Phrase: Ask to be tempted!

Hours of Operation
Friday to Sunday from 10:00 – 5:00
Holiday Mondays from 10:00 -5:00


2656, Concession Rd 7, Bowmanville, ON L1C 3K6 | tyronemill.net

Descriptive A traditional water-powered mill, built in 1846, and serves as a historical attraction with scenic views, local products and warm atmosphere.
Offer: Complimentary apple cider doughnut baked on site

Code Phrase: Ask “What’s better than the Miller’s applejack?”

Hours of Operation
Monday to Saturday 9:00 –6:00
Sunday 9:00 –5:00

the Hive Bee and Bee


3392 Concession Rd 8, Leskard, ON L0B 1M0 | thehivebedandbreakfast.com
The Hive Bed and Breakfast is a retro-executive home offering single room and full house rentals, daily or weekly. Next door is The Hive Centre, a charming heritage church perfect for events or workshops.

Offer: Ask for T & T Accommodation Discount

Code Phrase: Ask “Are there temperate quarters?”


99 Simcoe St. South, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 4G7 | canadianautomotivemuseum.com

The Canadian Automotive Museum exhibits and interprets the world’s most significant collection of Canadian-built and Canadian-owned antique and classic cars.

Offer: Ask for T & T Tour

Hours of Operation
Monday to Friday 10:00 – 4:30
Saturday 10:00 – 4:00
Sunday 10:00 – 4:00 (March to October)
Closed Sundays November to February, and Canadian Public Holidays

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