Explore Timmins

The Precambrian Shield, the oldest geological formation on the planet, underlies most of Northern Ontario. The shield was broken into many sections, or “provinces.” Timmins sits on what is known as the Superior Province.

Building on its solid, industrial foundation, the City of Timmins offers a variety of natural, cultural and recreational diversions. We are a growing community that welcomes your business and presents ample opportunities. Country music superstar Shania Twain is also proud to call Timmins her hometown.

It’s all here, waiting for you! Take a deep breath of fresh, northern air, and get ready to experience the Incredible Hospitality of Timmins – the City with a Heart of Gold!