Royal Military College of Canada, Kingston

Royal Military College of Canada, Kingston (must see)

The Royal Military College of Canada stands as a distinctive bilingual institution within Canada's educational landscape. With a legacy spanning over a century, it was established by an act of the Canadian Parliament in 1874, dedicated to providing a comprehensive education encompassing military tactics, fortification, engineering, and general scientific knowledge essential to the military profession. This institution opened its doors on June 1, 1876, welcoming its first class of eighteen cadets, known today as the "Old Eighteen." Bestowed with the royal prefix by Queen Victoria in 1878, it has since been a symbol of distinction.

The Royal Military College of Canada offers a unique educational experience that equips young Canadians with the professional and personal skills needed to tackle the challenges of leadership. This institution is not for the faint of heart but rather for those who relish challenges and are willing to put in the hard work required.

If you aspire to hone your leadership abilities, enhance your athletic prowess, and seek a fulfilling university journey that paves the way for an exciting career as a Canadian Forces officer, then Royal Military College of Canada may be the ideal choice for your aspirations.

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Royal Military College of Canada on Map

Sight Name: Royal Military College of Canada
Sight Location: Kingston, Canada (See walking tours in Kingston)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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Walking Tours in Kingston, Ontario

Create Your Own Walk in Kingston

Create Your Own Walk in Kingston

Creating your own self-guided walk in Kingston is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Kingston Introduction Walking Tour

Kingston Introduction Walking Tour

The historic city of Kingston boasts a variety of fascinating landmarks. You can enjoy the beautiful architecture of City Hall, tour Old Queen's University and visit parks that offer a picturesque view of the sea. Take this orientation walk to visit some of Kingston's most famous attractions.

Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.6 Km or 3.5 Miles
Kingston's Barriefield Heritage Village Walk

Kingston's Barriefield Heritage Village Walk

Barriefield is a historic "village" in Kingston. It is connected to Kingston via a bridge across the lake. One of Kingston's greatest historic sites - Fort Henry - can be found in Barriefield. In addition to seeing Fort Henry, you can visit a museum, a church and an antique shop in this fascinating village. This tour will lead you to the most popular attractions in Barriefield.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.0 Km or 3.1 Miles