Simpson's Tavern plaque

Stroll of Discovery: Riverfront Trail, Belleville

Simpson's Tavern plaque

Belleville, Ontario Canada

Created By: Community Archives of Belleville and Hastings County


Margaret Simpson operated a tavern in this area from 1797 until 1825, an early community hub for the new settlement of Meyers’ Creek. She built a frame inn in 1820 which stood on the northeast corner of the intersection until it was demolished in 1973.

This point of interest is part of the tour: Stroll of Discovery: Riverfront Trail, Belleville


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