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FYI:Upcoming Heritage Events for the Weekend of: May 11, 2013

Monday, May 6th, 2013

If its spring it must be time for another season of Doors Open Ontario.  This weekend we are off to Norfolk and Richmond Hill.

Norfolk:

Along with architectural treasures such as the Lynnwood Campbell/Reid house and La Salette Historic Church, Norfolk is also showcasing its rich heritage in the Arts.  Simcoe Little Theatre and Lighthouse Festival Theatre are just two of several venues that will be opening their doors to the viewing public. Click here for more details and a full list of Norfolk Doors Open venues.

Richmond Hill:

Burr House and Guild Hall, Cober-Johnson General Store and Thomas Boynton House are among the approximately 20 heritage and cultural sites participating in Richmond Hill’s Doors Open event.  A full list of all the Richmond Hill sites can be found here.

Happy Touring!

Heritage Events for the Weekend of: September 29, 2012

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

This is going to take some planning!  There are 17 Doors Open events happening this weekend across the province, from Ajax to Windsor.  To find your area, follow this link to the Doors Open home page:  http://www.doorsopenontario.on.ca/

 

Heritage Events for the Weekend of: September 22, 2012

Thursday, September 20th, 2012

There are more of the popular Doors Open events happening this weekend in the following areas: (click on the links for details specific to that area)

Brant: http://www.doorsopenontario.on.ca/Events/Brant.aspx

East Elgin: http://www.doorsopenontario.on.ca/Events/East-Elgin.aspx

Grimsby: http://www.doorsopenontario.on.ca/Events/Grimsby.aspx

Markham: http://www.doorsopenontario.on.ca/Events/Markham.aspx

Oshawa: http://www.doorsopenontario.on.ca/Events/Oshawa.aspx

Oxford: http://www.doorsopenontario.on.ca/Events/Oxford.aspx

Walkerton and Area: http://www.doorsopenontario.on.ca/Events/Walkerton-and-Area.aspx

Doors Open Toronto: May 28th

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

Next Saturday May 28th and Sunday May 29th, the City of Toronto is once again presenting its annual Doors Open Toronto event. The theme of this year’s event is “photography and architecture.”

Around the city, 150 buildings of historical or social significance will open their doors to visits from the public for these two days. You may view the list of open buildings to choose where to visit.

The offering includes several churches and cemeteries as well as the City of Toronto Archives and the Archives of Ontario.