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.

Queen's Solar Education Centre Doors Open Kingston

Queen's Solar Education Centre

The Queen's Solar Education Centre is a fully autonomous home, designed to be run exclusively by solar power. The off-the-grid house uses environmentally friendly technology to manage all the electrical, water and heating needs. The house is continuously being improved by students, and is frequently used for research and education.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Parking
  • Full wheelchair access
  • French services available
  • Kid-friendly
  • Guided tours available
  • Self-guided tours available

Contact info

244 Sir John A Macdonald Blvd.
Kingston, Ontario
Telephone: 613-533-6682


Architectural style: Ontario cottage
Building type: Green building

Dates/hours open

Saturday June 16, 2018
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Queen's Solar Education Centre 244 Sir John A Macdonald Blvd.