The Church Street School is considered one of the best examples of a high Victorian-designed public school in all of Ontario; it was attended by Prime Minister Lester B. Pearson. Today, it is home to the Aurora Cultural Centre – who have developed the On This Spot Aurora app to help you explore the school’s and town’s history.
- Full wheelchair access
- Self-guided tours available
- Site has blue and gold provincial plaque
- Site is protected by the Ontario Heritage Trust
Contact info22 Church Street
ArchitectureYear built: 1885-86
Architect: Thomas Kennedy
Architectural style: Victorian
Building type: Schoolhouse
Dates/hours openSaturday August 17, 2019
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.