Thomas Foster Memorial

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Gender MALE
Industry Museums or Libraries
Occupation Museum
Location Uxbridge , Ontario, Canada
Introduction More than a Mausoleum The Memorial stands as a testament to the triumphs and tragedies of Thomas Foster a local boy who went to the city and found his fortune. He was an MP and a Mayor of Toronto and left several legacies.It is an unique artistic treasure hidden in the rural Uxbridge countryside. The Memorial is inspired by the Taj Mahal mixed with Byzantine Architecture, with solid bronze doors, stain glass windows hand painted and fired. The floors are rich coloured terrazzo and marble mosaics wrought in symbolic designs fashioned by some of the finest artisans of the time.