The Mackenzie Printery located in the small community of Queenston, 12 kilometres north of he falls is home to the Louis Roy Press, Canada’s oldest printing press and one of the few remaining original wooden presses in the world.
You’ll find over 500 years of printing technology inside the restored home of publisher rebellion leader and Toronto’s first Mayor, William Lyon Mackenzie. This museum offers visitors a hands-on experience with a working linotype and eight operating heritage presses.
The museum is open daily between 10 .m. and 5 p.m. The admission is $6.00 or adults and for children 6-12 years of age $3.90. Parking is free. For more information, call 1-877-642-7275 #2.
Attached is a photo of a life size statue of William Lyon Mackenzie and museum interpreter Nathan Poulin.