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.

Carnegie Building (Grimsby Historical Society Archives) Doors Open Grimsby

Carnegie Building (Grimsby Historical Society Archives)

An outstanding example of a Carnegie library influenced by the beaux arts style, this building was constructed in 1911 with a grant from the Carnegie Corporation. The building is named for the late 19th-century Scottish-American philanthropist Andrew Carnegie. Stop by to view a display on the history of Main Street, presentations on past and present influential women, and historical maps.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Parking
  • Washrooms
  • Communication

Contact info

25 Adelaide Street
Grimsby, Ontario
Telephone: 905-309-2002


Year built: 1911
Architectural style: Beaux arts
Building type: Museum

Dates/hours open

Saturday September 22, 2018
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Carnegie Building (Grimsby Historical Society Archives) 25 Adelaide Street