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September 26, 2015

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Bradley Museum

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1620 Orr Road
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-615-4860, ext. 2111
Year built: 1830
Building type: Museum
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Enjoy the country setting of historical gardens and buildings, including the Bradley House (built around 1830) and a log cabin. Take a guided tour of the house and outbuildings, and savour fresh pancakes with real maple syrup, which will be sold at this Doors Open event to support the Friends of the Museums of Mississauga.
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Site is protected by the Ontario Heritage Trust

Heritage House Dental (Forster House)

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820 Britannia Road West
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-814-1600
Year built: 1846, rehabilitated in 2010
Style: Georgian
Building type: Commercial
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
This house, built circa 1848 on a 100-acre (40.5-hectare) agricultural property granted to the Forster family, exemplifies the symmetry, order, materials and formality of the Georgian style. Heritage House Dental is a fine example of adaptive reuse – a modern business that embraces the heritage aspect of the building. The Forster House received heritage designation in 2010.
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Trails Open Ontario

Kariya Park

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Kariya Drive (off Burnhamthorpe Road east of Mississauga Civic Centre)
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-615-3200, ext. 2109
Year built: 1992
Architect: City of Mississauga (architects Paul Taylor and Dan Euser)
Landscape type: Garden
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Kariya Park is a testament to the strong friendship between Mississauga and Kariya, Japan, cities twinned in 1981. Their lasting relationship is evident in this park, with its bronze friendship bell and a photo mosaic of over 6,700 images. The Mississauga Friendship Association will animate this site with kendo demonstrations and dance performances. Japanese refreshments will be available for sale.
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Leslie Log House

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4415 Mississauga Road
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-615-4860, ext. 2111
Year built: 1826
Architect: John Leslie
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
John Leslie built this white-cedar log house for his family in 1826. The building was moved to its current location in 1994. In the spring of 2011, it opened as a Museums of Mississauga site in partnership with the Streetsville Historical Society. Enjoy exhibits, behind-the-scenes tours and hands-on children's activities during Doors Open.
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Kid-friendly
Guided tours available
Self-guided tours available

Miniature Meadowvale Village

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7091 Pond Street
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-564-8632
Year built: 1997-2012
Architect: Terry Wilson
Landscape type: Garden
Building type: Attraction
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The steam train sounded its whistle as passengers arrived at the Meadowvale station in 1901. Today, stroll down the village lanes past the shops, schoolhouse and mills. Named the people’s choice favourite site by Doors Open Ontario in 2011, Miniature Meadowvale Village blends history and imagination to take visitors back to village life in old Ontario.
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Self-guided tours available
Ontario's sport heritage

Mississauga Sports Hall of Fame

CONTACT INFO ARCHITECTURE DATES/HOURS OPEN
5600 Rose Cherry Place
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-267-3536
Year built: 2007
Building type: Attraction
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Action photos, memorabilia and biographies chronicle the achievements of Mississauga's greatest athletes, coaches and sports builders. Visitors can explore the virtual Sports Hall of Fame and view the tribute to Mississauga’s sports heroes.
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Self-guided tours available

Old Britannia Schoolhouse

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5576 Hurontario Street
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-890-1010
Year built: 1852
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
In 1833, the British Crown granted 200 acres (81 hectares) in Toronto Township for a school. The Old Britannia School House (SS 12) was built as a common school in 1852 and closed in 1959. Since its restoration in 1983, the school has served as a living history site for the role playing of bygone days.
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Rogers Television

CONTACT INFO ARCHITECTURE DATES/HOURS OPEN
3573 Wolfedale Road
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-897-3903
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Rogers TV trains thousands of volunteers who work side by side with professional television producers to bring unique, community programming. Every day, staff and volunteers provide television coverage of local sporting, cultural and political events that make up the fabric of our community. Join us on tours that will include a behind-the-scenes look into the world of broadcasting!
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Sampradaya Dance Centre

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3250 Ridgeway Drive, Units 4 and 5
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-607-8434
Year built: 2006
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
This centre is home to Sampradaya Dance Academy and Sampradaya Dance Creations, sister companies founded by artistic director Lata Pada. The academy offers training in bharatanatyam – a classical South Asian dance, while Sampradaya Dance Creations is a professional dance company that presents classical and contemporary work. Take a guided tour of the expanded studio and theatre space.
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Seva Food Bank - Malton

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2832 Slough Street
Mississauga , Ontario
Telephone: 905-361-7382
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Seva Food Bank – Malton, which is currently being expanded and renovated to meet the needs of the community, provides safe, nutritious and culturally appropriate food to people living in Malton. The site will pay tribute to Malton’s aeronautical history.
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Kid-friendly
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Site is protected by the Ontario Heritage Trust

The Grange (Robinson-Adamson House - Heritage Mississauga)

CONTACT INFO ARCHITECTURE DATES/HOURS OPEN
1921 Dundas Street West
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-828-8411, ext. 29
Year built: 1828
Architect: Sir John Beverley Robinson
Landscape type: Garden
Style: Regency
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
One of Mississauga's heritage landmarks, The Grange (Robinson-Adamson House) was built in 1828. During Doors Open, this historical building and parkette will feature art exhibits, PowerPoint presentations, heritage showcase exhibits, house tours, a remembrance garden, marching militia from the War of 1812, and exhibits remembering Canada and the First World War. Now home to Heritage Mississauga (founded in 1960).
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THINNOX Academy, The

CONTACT INFO ARCHITECTURE DATES/HOURS OPEN
3120 Glen Erin Drive, Units 4 and 5
Mississauga , Ontario
Telephone: 905-608-8446
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Established in 2006, the THINNOX Academy offers experiential courses, camps and workshops leading to careers in technology, engineering and design. To entertain visitors, the academy will present a multimedia feature compiled by students about the city’s design and technology landscape and key architectural attractions, as well as a guided tour of the facility and a sit-down experience about its features.
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Visual Arts Mississauga

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4170 Riverwood Park Lane
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-277-4313
Year built: 2006
Architect: Du Toit Allsopp Hillier
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Visual Arts Mississauga Art Centre, a one-storey, Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired building with floor-to-ceiling windows, is located in beautiful Riverwood Park. During Doors Open, the work of some of the centre’s talented instructors, who teach art to adults, teens and children, will be exhibited. Come for a visit, tour the facility and watch artists at work!