Norfolk Carillon Tower

War Memorial

The Norfolk Carillon tower located in Simcoe Ontario.

Performances are held May through December. Relax and enjoy the free, 23 bell Carillon performances in Simcoe’s down town park system along the Lynn River. This is the second carillon installed in Canada. Built to honour Norfolk’s War heroes, it was dedicated on June 17th, 1925. The Norman architectural style stone tower is 60 feet high and contains 23 bells. The heaviest bells is 1,568 lbs, the smallest is 60 lbs.

Heritage & Culture

Heritage and Culture website screenshot

Norfolk County’s new Heritage & Culture Department website, located at, brings news and information, events, activities, displays, and more together into one online destination. 

Norfolk County has an incredibly vibrant arts, culture and heritage community. To learn more about what Norfolk County has to offer, come visit our many museums, the Norfolk Art Centre, our historic Alligator Tug, or Norfolk’s war memorial –