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.

Walking Tour – Paved Paradise: The History behind London's Downtown Parking Lots Doors Open London

Walking Tour – Paved Paradise: The History behind London's Downtown Parking Lots

This tour will be led by Grace Blackburn, a former London Free Press newspaper reporter, who will bring a character from London’s past to life at each of five stops that are now parking lots. Travel through time to discover the businesses and buildings that were there before. Hosted by the London Region Branch Architectural Conservancy of Ontario and LondonFuse.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Parking
  • Partial wheelchair access
  • Guided tours available

Contact info

Meet at 201 King Street (Innovation Works)
London, Ontario
Telephone: 519-645-2845
www.acolondon.ca

Architecture

Dates/hours open

Saturday September 15 – Sunday September 16, 2018
Saturday and Sunday: tours at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.; limit of 25 people per tour

Walking Tour – Paved Paradise: The History behind London's Downtown Parking Lots Meet at 201 King Street (Innovation Works)