Downtown Cambridge

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On the edge of the Grand River, you will find historic Galt – better known today as Downtown Cambridge. This area flows with a vibrant, urban vibe and unmatched natural beauty. Boasting an impressive selection of quality shops, charming restaurants, and top-notch attractions and events, we invite you to come and explore historic Downtown Cambridge!  

Enjoy the charm of the historic buildings you’ll find in Downtown Cambridge. Take a quiet stroll along the Grand River and explore the beautiful surroundings that provide the backdrop for many films and television series (including The Handmaid’s Tale, The Queen’s Gambit, Murdoch Mysteries and more.) 

Downtown Cambridge is home to the Gaslight District, a new kind of public space that offers live music and free events as well as a curated selection of eating, drinking and shopping experiences. 

A newly created outdoor art gallery in Downtown Cambridge called The Galtway features the works of emerging and established artists and art collectives. 

From live music and light shows, to pop-up markets and pottery classes, there is so much to see and do in Downtown Cambridge! 

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