While this site has participated in Doors Open Ontario in the past, it is not part of the current season’s program. Please check the Home page for this year’s events and participating sites.

Craigheadin-person Doors Open Elora and Fergus


  • In-person
  • Parking

Recently designated by Heritage Centre Wellington, Craighead was built as a limestone farmhouse in the Georgian style circa 1842 for influential Fergus pioneer Hugh Black and his family. It has two storeys at the rear and is one of the earliest surviving stone houses in Centre Wellington. Note: Only a portion of the interior will be open to the public.

Contact info

495 Union Street West
Fergus, Ontario
E-mail: miglesias@centrewellington.ca


Year built: 1842
Building type:Historical house
Architectural style:Georgian

Dates/hours open

Jun 16, 10:00am - Jun 16, 04:00pm

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.