Billy Bishop Home & Museum: A National Historic Site, downtown at 948 3rd Ave. W., is the boyhood home of the Canadian war hero who served in both world wars. The national historic site celebrates Bishop's life and career as well as the efforts of other Canadian aviators. Highlights include period antiques, Victorian furnishings, military and aviation displays, along with Bishop family pieces.
Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. noon-5, holidays noon-4, Victoria Day-second Mon. in Oct; Tues.-Fri. 11-5, Sat.-Sun. noon-5, rest of year. Closed Jan. 1, Family Day, Good Friday, Easter, Labour Day, Thanksgiving, Remembrance Day and Christmas-early Jan.