Doors Open Ontario

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.

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 plus some historical maps.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Environment
  • Parking
  • Washrooms

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 21, 2019
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Carnegie Building (Grimsby Historical Society Archives) 25 Adelaide Street