A tribute to the era of the timber raft on the Ottawa River, circa 1800s, by artist Pierre Hardy.
“The Mayors of Pembroke – A Portrait Gallery 1858-2014” features portraits of the 45 mayors who have served the community over the years from the community’s founding to 2014.
Artist: John Ellenberger, 2000 Location: Pembroke, ON This unique 360º mural encompasses the vibrant history of CP Rail’s steam locomotives in conjunction with Consolidated Lumber Company Ltd. with the Ottawa River the background. A multi-media artist, John has produced many award-winning products. He is now co-owner of Little John’s Custom Painting in Garson, Ontario. Sponsors: …
An eight acre island in the Muskrat River was transformed into a garden sanctuary 1925-1950 by Mrs. Annie Gray Keith. Queen Juliana’s children played here while visiting during World War II. The park was donated to the City in 1962.
Sponsored by the Pembroke Horticultural Society
The Unity Mural, painted by Marillyn Saffery (1998) and designed by Barbara Blackstein. The mural illustrates the diversity of people who live in this region.