Top 10 Things to Do in Historic Kleinburg

This article is an oldie but a goodie!

Posted: March 22, 2016

Our blog is chock full of great ideas for fun things to see and do in York Durham and Headwaters. We are always adding new content and updating old posts, but sometimes you might stumble upon something from our vault. If this article has inspired you to hit the road, be sure to double-check that the featured stops in this post are still welcoming visitors.

The charming village of Kleinburg is situated amongst greenery and has a quaint small-town feel. Settled in 1848, the town was dependent on its flour and wheat mills. Kleinburg in German means “small castle” – once you visit, you will definitely feel like you’re in a fairytale. Here are the top 10 things to do in historic Kleinburg.

Visualize at McMichael Art Gallery

The McMichael Art Gallery is one of Canada’s best art collections honouring and showcasing the works of Canadian artists. Known for their extensive collection on the Group of Seven, the gallery draws visitors from far and wide. The beautiful building surrounded by wood and acres of greenery makes for a peaceful and reflective day.
Exterior McMichael Art Gallery with Blue Sky

Relax at NuAge Med Spa

Play the royal card while visiting “small castle” and treat yourself to a luxurious spa session at NuAge Med Spa. They cater to both men and women, and with a wide variety of services, you are sure to leave feeling truly relaxed.
Interior of NuAge Med Spa

Shop at Hawthorne House

For that perfect one stop shop, Hawthorne House is your place. Daily shipments mean there are endless unique gifts, accessories, fashion and home decor for yourself or your friends. Be the gifting hero at your next birthday party!
Exterior of Hawthorne House

Dine at Avlyn Gardens

For a romantic, authentic and fine dining experience, visit Avlyn Gardens in historic Kleinburg. This beautiful Victorian house has been transformed into an Italian paradise perfect for a classy dinner, business meeting, or celebration.
Outdoor Patio at Avlyn Gardens During Night

Browse the Kleinburg General Store

The newly re-opened general store in historic Kleinburg is what every small town needs. Browse through their stock of everyday items including speciality baked goods and ice cream. Rumour has it they will also be offering imported British chocolates very soon.
exterior of classic general store

Plan with Violets and Dahlias

If you’re planning a wedding or event, Violets and Dahlias is the place for you to check out. Specializing in decorating for weddings, corporate events, and interiors, the great staff here will help you visualize your event in full bloom. With a fantastic collection of women and children’s clothing, as well as unique gift items, you’ll really be able to see your event or wedding come together.
front window of Violets and Dahlias

Indulge at Cookie Crumble Cafe

Cookie Crumble Cafe says it all in its name. For those with a penchant for all things sweet, find a confectionary full of homemade pies, desserts, lattes, and teas.  With a full breakfast and lunch menu, enjoy a mostly all organic and preservative free meal on this quaint patio.
patio at Cookie Crumble Cafe

Heal at Advantage Physiotherapy

Advantage Physiotherapy in historic Kleinburg specializes in sports and orthopedics using skilled therapists and acupuncturists. Pay them a visit and feel the advantage of a highly trained hand.
exterior sign at Advantage Physiotherapy

Drink at Longchamp Pub

For a lively evening out, check out Longchamp Pub. With a warm wood-burning fireplace, homemade burgers and pies, and a vast selection of craft beers, you’ll leave feeling well-fed and merry.
fireplace at Longchamp Pub

Play at DeGazon Music Studios

For music lovers, DeGazon Music Studios in historic Kleinburg (and in other cities) is a great place to learn to play the instrument you’ve always loved. Sign up your kids or yourself for a new challenge!
Exterior of DeGazon Music Studios
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