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.

Hamilton Port Authority Doors Open Hamilton

Hamilton Port Authority

Explore the Hamilton Port Authority’s wonderful art moderne-style headquarters by the bay. Learn about the Port of Hamilton – the largest port in Ontario. Enjoy the panoramic harbour view from the sixth-floor boardroom. Your visit will also include: displays, the "What is a Port?" video, and a giant colouring page.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Parking
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Washrooms

Contact info

605 James Street North (at Burlington Street)
Hamilton, Ontario
Telephone: 905-525-4330


Year built: 1953; sixth-floor addition, 1957
Architect: H.E. Murton et W.G. Evans
Architectural style: Art moderne
Building type: Commercial

Dates/hours open

Saturday May 5 – Sunday May 6, 2018
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sunday: Noon to 4 p.m.

Hamilton Port Authority 605 James Street North (at Burlington Street)