Explore Downtown Cambridge, designated as the Galt City Centre! The area is home to the historic Cambridge Farmers' Market.

Shopping, dining and more

One of three unique core areas (Galt City Centre, Preston Towne Centre, and Hespeler Village) in the city of Cambridge, Downtown Cambridge (Galt City Centre) has a European look and feel. The area features historical buildings, walking trails along the Grand River and a blend of residential, retail and commercial businesses, including:

  • Boutiques
  • Specialty shops
  • Fine dining
  • Furniture
  • Coffee shops
  • Bakeries
  • An historic mall
  • Public parks

Business Improvement Area

Downtown Cambridge also contains the Downtown Cambridge Business Improvement Area (BIA) known as Galt on the Grand. This BIA includes:

Made up of about 250 members, this is the largest BIA in Cambridge. Members include retail, commercial, service and office space users in the area. The Downtown Cambridge BIA provides information about real estate availability, retail promotion, membership activities and services.

View a map of Galt on the Grand.

For more information, contact the Downtown Cambridge BIA Executive Director, Andrea Stebbings:

Address: P.O. Box 1723, Station Galt

55 Ainslie Street North
Cambridge, ON N1R 7G8

Phone: (519) 622-3510
Email: info@galtonthegrand.ca

Heritage District

The area is also a designated Heritage District, which helps to maintain its unique architectural tradition. Downtown Cambridge has something for everyone. Enjoy a quiet stroll along the Grand River or the great entertainment at our many events throughout the year.