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Work of art

I have te pleasure of seeing this wall as I drive past it to go to town. It always draws my... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
562joannev
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Port Carling, Canada
Marvelous Art form.

Our visit to Port Carling was completed with the marvelous view of The Wall. Unique and very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
skaszab2016
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Toronto, Canada
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Lock Street West, Port Carling, Muskoka Lakes, Ontario P0B 1J0, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have te pleasure of seeing this wall as I drive past it to go to town. It always draws my attention and makes me proud to be a resident of this beautiful town.

Thank 562joannev
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our visit to Port Carling was completed with the marvelous view of The Wall. Unique and very appealing. We enjoyed its representation in the sun of our fall day.

Thank skaszab2016
Reviewed 3 October 2018

You must visit Port Carling and of course to see the 'wall'. It is so artistically done. You must visit and take a close look at how the wall was created....old pictures were used to create this wonderful wonderful piece of art and history.

Thank Fran D
Reviewed 24 September 2018

As others have said, I wouldn't plan a trip just to see this, but if in Port Carling you can't miss it! A close view is required because otherwise you may not realize the incredibly creative and unique construction of this image. A unique way...More

Thank 7mlf
Reviewed 7 August 2018

It may not be worth a day's drive just to see this, but when you're in the area, it is definitely worth a visit. You need to approach it from a distance (the far side of the bridge is best), then get up close and...More

Thank gateway889
Reviewed 2 July 2018

beautiful have never seen anything like this went and saw the water as well went into a couple of shops there as well bought a few things trip was well worth it

Thank cathie717
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Lovely pic on the wall...right across the street from the locks. Be sure to view & take a picture when visiting Port Carling. This was right beside our boarding for the Peerless II.

Thank 72DS
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

A must see if you have any appreciation for art and history. Take time to study some of the 9000 individual phots that make up this collage of a iconic lake supply ship.

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Very intriguing...from a distance it looks like a large murals but up close you realize it it is made up of hundreds of digital photos of people and places in Port Carling’s history.

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

What an amazing mural in the heart of Port Carling, entitled "The Wall Looks Back" Mural is comprised of over 9000+ individual photographs from the towns first 100 years from 1860 to 1960. What an wonderful tribute to the history, heritage and legacy for future...More

Thank sandra98walter
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