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October 01, 2016

Doors Open Mississauga is a fun and unique experience that allows you to learn more about the exciting city of Mississauga!

This event gives people the opportunity to visit sites that may be new to them and get a behind-the-scenes tour. Explore new sites or visit ones you already know and love.

There is so much to do and see during Doors Open Mississauga!

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Art Gallery of Mississauga, The

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300 City Centre Drive
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-896-5088
Year built: 1987
Architect: Jones and Kirkland
Saturday: Noon to 4 p.m.; 40-minute guided tours at 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Enjoy an introduction to the exhibits currently on view at the Art Gallery of Mississauga with free guided tours by one of their specially trained docents. Exhibit-inspired activities for children will also provide meaningful engagement with art. No reservations necessary.
Guided tours available
Site is protected by the Ontario Heritage Trust

Benares Historic House

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1507 Clarkson Road North
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-615-4860, ext. 2110
Year built: 1857
Architect: William Hay
Building type: Historic landmark
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Enjoy a short walk through the picturesque park surrounding the Harris family's home, filled with original family possessions from the early 1900s. The house has returned to 1884 – the year that patriarch Captain James Beveridge Harris and his wife Elizabeth Molony died. Tour the house to experience unique Victorian mourning traditions/customs and learn untold stories about the family.
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Bradley Museum

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1620 Orr Road
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-615-4860, ext. 2111
Year built: c. 1830
Building type: Museum
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Explore the grounds of the Bradley Museum and take part in a variety of experiential activities onsite. The Anchorage Galleries presents a component of the multi-site exhibit Death Becomes Us: Expression of Loss and Mourning. Working with community groups and select individuals throughout Mississauga, the exhibition shares rituals and customs across cultural groups through storytelling and personal collections.
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Canadian Coptic Centre - Church of the Virgin Mary and St. Athanasius

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1245 Eglinton Avenue West
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-567-4032
Year built: 1981
Architect: Nasry Habash
Building type: Place of worship
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Three altars and precious icons from Egypt adorn the Canadian Coptic Centre. Beginning with a small congregation of 70 families in 1981, today’s Centre provides many services, including: family counseling and transitional housing. The Centre also promotes Coptic heritage and culture though music, language, traditions and art to meet the spiritual needs of the community.
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Colon Clinic & Healing Centre, The

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1117B Clarkson Road North
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-855-2242
Year built: 1900s
Architect: Henry Clarkson
Building type: Commercial
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
A grocery store operated at this site for 22 years. In 1932, the building was sold and became home to Izatt's Basket Factory. In 2007, it was repurposed again as The Colon Clinic & Healing Centre, specializing in colon hydrotherapy. Visit to learn more about advanced colon procedures and feel free to ask our certified specialists any questions.
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Cooksville United Church

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2500 Mimosa Row
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-277-2338
Year built: 1960
Building type: Place of worship
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; tours at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Experience the warm and welcoming atmosphere of Cooksville United Church! Constructed in 1960, this building contains the foundation stone from its 1887 predecessor, as well as a stone from the first Methodist church in Canada. Enjoy a guided tour of the property and learn about the history of the building, as well as its long-standing connection to the Cooksville community.
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Dixie Presbyterian Church

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3065 Cawthra Road
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-277-1620
Year built: 1910
Architect: Herbert G. Paul (architect); Edward C.T. Doole (contractor)
Building type: Place of worship
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dixie Presbyterian Church was built in 1910 of Milton red pressed brick. Explore the 106-year-old sanctuary, view the beautiful stained-glass windows and visit the bell tower to hear the ringing of the original bell. Enjoy performances by the renowned Mississauga Choral Society. With over 100 years of history in the Mississauga community, there is much to enjoy!
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Downtown Mississauga Walking Tour

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Meet at the Great Hall, Mississauga Civic Centre (300 City Centre Drive)
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-615-3200
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
From shopping to entertainment, education to quiet reflection, Mississauga’s vibrant urban core continues to grow. Pick up your map of this self-guided walking tour in the Great Hall at Mississauga’s Civic Centre and start exploring Mississauga’s downtown, and learn about the future plans that will create a vibrant, walkable urban centre.
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Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Temple

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6525 Millcreek Drive
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-814-0465
Year built: 1995
Building type: Place of worship
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The objectives of Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Temple of Toronto are to promote the principle of humanistic Buddhism and to foster peace and harmony among all peoples of the world. The temple has a main shrine, meditation hall, a Buddhist art gallery, library and teahouse. Experienced guides will introduce visitors to the practices, culture and art of Buddhism.
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Site is protected by the Ontario Heritage Trust
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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 designated house, built circa 1848 on a 40.5-hectare (100-acre) 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.
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Hindu Heritage Centre

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6300 Mississauga Road
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-369-0363
Year built: 2010
Architect: K. Paul Architect
Building type: Place of worship
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
This centre is one of the biggest Hindu temples in Canada. It contains a prayer hall, 16 classrooms where Indian languages, cultural dances and music are taught, and a banquet hall for cultural events. Enjoy hourly, informed and well-organized tours of the prayer hall. Visitors are then encouraged to join us in the banquet hall afterwards for some light refreshments.
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Koliba Park, Slovak Canadian Cultural Society

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1720 Barbertown Road
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 416-537-7698
Year built: 1967
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Slovak-Canadians founded this unique park reminiscent of their home country. The extensive grounds include quaint cabins, a chalet-style dining hall, an outdoor stage, picnic and recreational facilities. Tour the site and enjoy coffee and traditional Slovak baking. Everyone is welcome to view and enjoy this space. We look forward to seeing you!
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Lakeview Water Treatment Facility

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920 East Avenue
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-791-7800, ext. 4409
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; 30-minute guided tours every 15 minutes
Learn how your tap water is treated at one of the largest and most technologically advanced water treatment plants in Canada. At the Lakeview Water Treatment Facility, 1.15 billion litres of water is treated every single day! Take a guided tour though the plant and learn more about the process that goes into treating Mississauga's tap water.
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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.
In 1826, John Leslie Sr. built this white-cedar log house for his family who came to Upper Canada from Scotland in 1824. It is a rare example of early 19th-century log construction. The house, now designated, was moved to its current location in 1994 to preserve it. In 2011, it became a museum in partnership with the Streetsville Historical Society.
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Little Village on the Pond

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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.; tours every 30 minutes (meet at the side gate)
Step back in time to the early days of Meadowvale Village. Here, visitors can discover recreations of the mills, train station, wagon maker’s shop, general store, and more that defined the village. Go inside these buildings where displays of relics and memorabilia – as well as a little imagination – bring this era back to life.
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Living Arts Centre

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4141 Living Arts Drive
Mississauga, Ontario
Year built: 1997
Building type: Museum
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Serving as an important resource for the arts, education and business, the Living Arts Centre features over 225,000 square feet (approximately 20,900 square metres) of performance venues, studio space and exhibition display areas. During Doors Open, the centre will feature the work of contemporary Franco-Ontarian artists whose work reflects on the larger themes of identity, culture and history.
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Maja Prentice Theatre

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3650 Dixie Road
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 416-910-4073
Building type: Commercial, Theatre
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Maja Prentice Theatre is one of Mississauga's hidden gems – an intimate proscenium theatre. Formerly known as the Burnhamthorpe Library Theatre, it has recently been renovated and upgraded to a state-of-the-art facility. This new building includes a theatre, library and neighbourhood centre. During Doors Open, tour the space and see the modern equipment used to make every live performance perfect!
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Meadowvale Theatre

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6315 Montevideo Road
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-615-4720
Building type: Theatre
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; performances at 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.; guided tours at 12:30 and 1:30 p.m.
Participate in a backstage tour and learn more about the technical side of theatre. Witness how set pieces, lights and sound design are used to bring an idea on paper to life on stage (through the Meadowvale Theatre Young Company’s exciting production of Snow White). Discover the secrets behind the magic of live theatre!
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Meadowvale Village Historical Art Walk

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Meet at 6970 Second Line West
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-615-3200
Saturday: 12:30 to 4 p.m.; guided tours at 12:30, 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m.
In the early 20th century, several artists were attracted to Meadowvale Village by the Credit River, rolling topography, green meadows and an abundance of picturesque 19th-century homes. Through their art, these artists created a legacy that survives today. Take a guided tour of the Village and see sites captured by these artists, including one of the Group of Seven.
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Mississauga Animal Services

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735 Central Parkway West
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-615-4311
Year built: 1984
Building type: Commercial
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Mississauga Animal Services welcomes you and your family to learn more about pet care and the services they provide. Committed to excellence, their philosophy is to promote responsible pet ownership through education and enforcement. While you’re there, you can also see the adoption animals and explore volunteer/career opportunities! Visit at your own pace or join a guided tour.
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Mississauga Canoe Club

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31 Front Street North
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-274-2127
Year built: 1958
Building type: Attraction
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; hourly guided tours available
The Mississauga Canoe Club, north of the mouth of the Credit River, has been a feature of the community since 1958. It is a great place for people of all ages to come and observe the sport or get some exercise to stay in shape. Visit the boat bay with its fascinating fleet of boats!
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Mississauga Masonic Temple

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45 Port Street West
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-278-3011
Year built: 1838
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Mississauga Masonic Temple was originally a church that Mississauga First Nations and local settlers built in 1838 in the Greek revival style from hand-hewn local materials. The building has been moved twice since 1894. A new outer structure was added in 1927; the original church is now the lodge room.
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Mississauga Sports Hall of Fame

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5600 Rose Cherry Place
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-267-3536
Year built: 2007
Building type: Attraction
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Come and visit this local landmark, filled with photos, memorabilia and biographies of some of Mississauga’s most talented sports heroes! Learn about the achievements of some of the city’s greatest athletes and coaches. Explore the sports action in the triple gymnasium and FIFA-sized artificial soccer turf. Guided tours on request.
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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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Old Credit Brewing Co. Ltd.

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6 Queen Street West
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-271-9888
Year built: 1970s
Building type: Commercial, Food and drink
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
This brewery produces Amber Ale, Pilsner and Holiday Honey. See how batches are brewed with no additives or preservatives, using quality malts, imported hops and specially selected yeast. Water is charcoal filtered and copper kettles are heated over an open fire. Enjoy a beer tasting and guided tours of the facility. Experience “the new taste of an old tradition.”
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Ontario Centre for Classical Sport

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3750B Laird Road, Units 13-14 (in section B at the back of the parking lot)
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-820-5151
Building type: Attraction
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Youth fencing programs from 10 a.m. to Noon and 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.; Adult fencing programs from 2:30 to 4 p.m.
This site offers quality fencing and archery programming for all ages. The indoor archery range is the largest dedicated indoor archery range in the Greater Toronto Area. The sprung hardwood sports floor was specifically designed for fencing, making this facility one of the best in Ontario. During Doors Open, fencing programs for youth and adults will be available.
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Peel Regional Paramedic Services - Tomken Road Station

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6825 Tomken Road
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 416-743-9990
Year built: 2011
Architect: Thomas J. Brown Architects
Building type: Green building
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; guided tours at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
This 1,858-square-metre (20,000-square-foot) paramedic reporting station is part of a 10-year plan to build 25 paramedic stations throughout Peel. This station was built with energy-efficient elements and is LEED certified. This building has geothermal ground-source heating and cooling systems, sensor lighting, outdoor air ventilation control and LED parking lot lights, which help to eliminate 75 tonnes of greenhouse emissions annually.
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Prophet Elias Greek Orthodox Church

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1785 Matheson Blvd.
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-238-9491
Building type: Place of worship
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Join a tour of this beautiful church and experience the rich expression of the Greek Orthodox church found on the walls, windows and ceilings – from intricately carved architectural features and colourful artwork to icons and religious artifacts. Celebrate their first Doors Open experience and enjoy detailed descriptions about this special place of worship!
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Rogers Television

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3573 Wolfedale Road
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-897-3903
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Rogers TV trains thousands of volunteers who work side by side with professional television producers to create unique, community programming. Every day, staff and volunteers provide television coverage of local sporting, cultural and political events that make up the fabric of the community. Tours will include a behind-the-scenes look into the world of broadcasting!
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Rosemary's Garden

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7105 Pond Street
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-564-1616
Architect: Terry Wilson
Landscape type: Garden
Building type: Private residence
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Nestled in a private backyard in historical Meadowvale Village and shaded by mature trees, Rosemary’s Garden has quaint outbuildings that serve as reminders of the village's past – surrounded by beds of perennials. The Little Red Library and the Harrowsmith House contain records and relics showcasing the history of Meadowvale Village. Enjoy this relaxed setting and explore its thriving natural environment.
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Rumi Galleries

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55 Woodlawn Avenue
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-274-3616
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Rumi Galleries is the largest historical and contemporary Canadian art gallery in Mississauga, whose focus is divided between 20th-century Canadian, American and European artists with a focus on the post-war period. Work in all media can be found here, including painting, sculpture, photography, drawing and printmaking. The gallery continues to develop its exhibition program, with both in-house and international exhibits.
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St. Andrew's Memorial Presbyterian Church

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24 Stavebank Road North
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-278-8907
Year built: 1890
Building type: Place of worship
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Come and enjoy a tour of this beautiful church. Enjoy the wood-beam ceiling, Casavant pipe organ and elegant stained-glass windows in the sanctuary. View plaques and the large altar window honouring locals and loved ones who lost their lives in both World Wars. Don’t forget to visit the meeting rooms, historical display areas and the auditorium.
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St. Hilary's Anglican Church

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2055 Hurontario Street (Cooksville)
Mississauga , Ontario
Telephone: 905-279-2304
Year built: 1957
Architect: Bruce Brown and Brisley Architects
Building type: Place of worship
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
St. Hilary’s Church is a welcome oasis. The grounds feature flower gardens maintained by volunteers and recognized with Communities in Bloom awards, a community vegetable garden, and a memorial dedicated to Mississauga native Charles Martin – one of Canada’s most decorated Second World War officers. Inside, the church features stained-glass windows designed by Canadian artist and sculptor William McElcheran.
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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.
The Sampradaya Dance Academy and Sampradaya Dance Creations specialize in classical South Asian dance. Visitors are invited to watch a dance class in action (before 1 p.m.), or take one of the guided tours of the studio and theatre space. After 2 p.m., visitors can enjoy an interactive performance with special guest dancers. Everyone is welcome!
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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 aims to meet the needs of the community, providing safe, nutritious and culturally appropriate food for Malton residents. Visit the recently renovated space, which was expanded so that more people could be welcomed and accommodated. Learn how neighbours help neighbours.
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Small Arms Building

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1352 Lakeshore Road East (at Dixie Road)
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-271-8672
Year built: 1941
Architect: Allward and Gouinlock Architects
Building type: Military
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Small Arms Factory was the only purpose-built weapons plant in Canada. The remaining inspection building is being repurposed as an arts, culture and science centre to honour the workers during the Second World War – nearly 70 per cent of whom were women. The site’s programming includes community workshops and artistic elements, making it Doors Open Mississauga’s most attended site.
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Streetsville Historical Village Walking Tour

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Meet at 280 Queen Street South
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-858-5974
Year built: 1858
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; guided tours from 10 a.m. to Noon, and from 2 to 4 p.m.
Streetsville is home to the highest concentration of historical buildings in Mississauga! Join local expert Kay Matthews for her ever-popular historical walking tours! Walk in the footsteps of Streetsville’s founding families as you tour the Village in the City, and learn about the historical homes and buildings that have given the neighbourhood its charm for over 150 years!
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Site is protected by the Ontario Heritage Trust
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The Grange (Robinson-Adamson House)

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1921 Dundas Street West
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-828-8411, ext. 29
Year built: c. 1830
Architect: Sir John Beverley Robinson
Landscape type: Garden
Style: Regency
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
This year during Doors Open, Heritage Mississauga – based out of The Grange – will host an aboriginal Teaching Gathering with elders from the Mississauga of the New Credit First Nation and the Métis Nation of Ontario. Learn about medicine, water, fire, ceremony, singing and drumming. Enjoy special presentations on 19th-century doctors and medicine, and a heritage comic.
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THINNOX Academy, The

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3120 Glen Erin Drive, Units 4 and 5
Mississauga , Ontario
Telephone: 905-608-8446
Year built: Established 2006
Saturday: 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The THINNOX Academy offers experiential courses, camps and workshops leading to careers in technology, engineering and design. Founded in 2006, THINNOX is an acronym for Think, Innovate and Excel. Learn more about their special project-based courses that merge thinking, design and technology to produce outstanding finished results.
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Unitarian Congregation in Mississauga

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84 South Service Road
Mississauga, Ontario
Telephone: 905-278-5622
Year built: 2007
Architect: Tafler Rylett Architects
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; tours meet in the Great Hall
Come and enjoy this sanctuary in the middle of the city. The unique Great Hall is a multipurpose space shared by community groups. Its square plan – representing the equality of all – has a circular floor that represents a clearing in the forest. The gardens provide a beautiful habitat for birds, insects and small mammals, and include a multilingual Peace Pole.