Town of Prescott is rich in culture and heritage, boasting unprecedented waterfront access to the majestic St. Lawrence River. Known affectionately as the “Fort Town,” Prescott is home to Fort Wellington National Historic Site, the St. Lawrence Shakespeare Festival live outdoor theatre, and a 148-slip Harbour & Marina. The beautiful waterfront attracts scores of visitors by land and boat, proven to be a popular destination for cyclists, anglers, and garden enthusiasts.
A recreational hub for the area, Prescott is home to a heated outdoor pool, sandy beach, outdoor tennis club, 18-hole golf course, lawn bowling, curling club, a multi-use recreational community centre, and many walking trails, parks and green spaces. Visitors are welcomed by numerous B & Bs, restaurants, bars and pubs, and many specialty shops and services in Prescott’s historic downtown Riverwalk District.