Doors Open Ontario

The Doors Open Ontario 2018 season was a great success. Over 482,000 people visited sites in communities across the province. Thanks to our sponsors, partners and volunteers for their support, and to all who participated.

Historical Walking Tour: Ship and Boat Building at Muskoka Wharf Doors Open Gravenhurst

Historical Walking Tour: Ship and Boat Building at Muskoka Wharf

From 1866 to until present, the shoreline of Muskoka Bay has been the site of boat building and ship building. Enjoy a guided tour of the area where steamships and many famous pleasure boats, both large and small, were built. View a large boathouse filled with some glorious boats and see many historical photographs.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Parking
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Washrooms
  • Guided tours available

Contact info

Meet at Cockburn Square by the Shipyards Store
Gravenhurst, Ontario
Telephone: 705-684-9560
Email: mstorey@cogeco.ca

Architecture

Dates/hours open

Saturday September 29, 2018
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; tours at 10:30 a.m., 1 and 2:30 p.m.

Historical Walking Tour: Ship and Boat Building at Muskoka Wharf Meet at Cockburn Square by the Shipyards Store