With countless views and things to do, Canton is worth exploring! Here are some great ways to enhance your day and Make it Canton!
Driving Tours of Historic Canton
Canton is a town of history. Beginning as a community where farmers first settled in 1737, Canton later became part of an industrializing nation with the establishment of the Collins Axe Company, one of the world's first ax factories.
Over the years, the town grew and modernized as a village center, but Canton's history can still be seen today as you make your way through the quaint streets of our town. We invite you to take a driving tour through Canton and explore many of the historical buildings still around today!
Walking Tours of Collinsville
Take a walk around Collinsville and take in the sites of Budget Travel Magazine's "America's 10 Coolest Small Towns"!
The Collinsville section of Canton is located along the banks of the Farmington River. It is known for its eclectic vibe, historic architecture, antique and unique shopping, and excellent restaurants.
Spend a day exploring one or all of these Collinsville walking tours.
Tubing on the Farmington
Many locals know the Farmington River for its tubing! Although not technically in Canton, you can find Farmington River Tubing a few miles away in Satan's Kingdom Recreation area.
Rent your tube and set off for the 2.5 mile trip complete with three sets of rapids and areas of calm waters to take in the scenic landscapes.