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Located southeast of Ottawa near Highway 15, Almonte is one of the first settlements in the Ottawa Valley. Nearby is a restored 1830's gristmill, and Fulton's, a maple sugar camp offering tours and demonstrations. Boyhood home of James Naismith, the creater of basketball. Once the home of Robert Tait McKenzie, sculpter, educator, and acclaimed for his work in rehabilitative medicine during World War I.


Art Philip K Wood Gallery |
History Mississippi Valley Textile Museum | Telephone 613-256-3867

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07/12 Coming to The area
Franklin County Fair Malone NY August3-11 This annual county fair, taking place in late summer, schedules events such as: Rooster Crowing Contest, Truck & Tractor Pull, Horse Show, Clothing Revue Grandstand, 4-H Goat Showmanship/4-H Goat Costume Driving Class.