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just had to stop by

This monument calls upon you to stop and get some selfies or two. in a park setting this monument... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
skaszab2016
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Toronto, Canada
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Great place to read a book or just walk around. the chocolate factory inst that too far so buy some... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Hannah C
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Campbellford is the official home to the Giant $2 Coin. A local wildlife artist, Brent Townsend, created the original polar bear design for the $2 Coin. A 20-foot high replica was approved by the Canadian Mint and it's home is Old Mill Park in...more
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55 Grand Road, Campbellford, Trent Hills, Ontario K0L 1L0, Canada
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+1 888-653-1556
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While driving in Campbellford, you can't help but notice the large toonie right on the Trent River. This is right beside the Visitor's Centre, so it's a perfect time to stop. The park and waterfront is great for a walk. I couldn't help but stop...More

Thank Cheryl T
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Basically this is a giant tooney sandwiched between the canal, and the roadway. However there is much to do! There is a walk-way next to the canal, and paths inside the park. At the back is a gazebo. But wait there's more! Not only does...More

Thank LegoDad77
Reviewed 5 April 2018

What a beautiful setting - a lovely, well manicured park, alongside a tranquil waterway,and all within a very quaint and historic village. The highlight of the park is an outstanding 27' high replica of the Canadian two dollar "toonie" coin. The coin's final profile, a...More

Thank Wayne B
Reviewed 22 March 2018

We were travelling from Montreal to Toronto and we took a turn from Belleville to visit this attraction. It took us about 20 minutes to drive from the 401 to Campbellford. The Monument was just beside the river right after the bridge passing from the...More

Thank betty l
Reviewed 12 March 2018

When we first saw the toonie we were intrigued and now gander over to see it as we pass by. Something that has just become so familiar. Never thought too much about it until recently when someone from afar came for a return visit. On...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 9 January 2018

This monument calls upon you to stop and get some selfies or two. in a park setting this monument is a iconic Canadian expression.

Thank skaszab2016
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Great place to read a book or just walk around. the chocolate factory inst that too far so buy some chocolate then go walk around

Thank Hannah C
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Small parkette. Nifty monument. Worth the little pit stop. Also has a geocache nearby ☺️☺️. Great views of the water and the river system.

Thank Nick R
Reviewed 3 October 2017

It's hidden by a lot of trees and if it hadn't been for another couple telling us why it was there we'd never have known. What we were told is the person who designed the Canadian Toonie is from Campbellford. Sure would be nice to...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

On the way to another destination so we dropped by this place and the Ranney Gorge Suspension Bridge. Nice and quiet area! Really enjoyed the time! We had been to Sudbury to see the Big Nickel before when we went to the Science North. This...More

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