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.

Eyer Wideman Homestead and Ropes Challenge Course Doors Open Richmond Hill

Eyer Wideman Homestead and Ropes Challenge Course

This house, constructed in 1828, is attributed to David Eyer (1796-1871) and is considered to be one of the earliest surviving examples of a Pennsylvania-German Mennonite dwelling in Richmond Hill. This designated building is currently used as the local youth centre, featuring an outdoor high and low ropes challenge course and a climbing wall. Enjoy craft activities and refreshments.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Parking
  • Partial wheelchair access
  • Washrooms
  • Kid-friendly
  • Guided tours available
  • Site is protected by the Ontario Heritage Trust

Contact info

1045 Elgin Mills Road East
Richmond Hill, Ontario
Telephone: 905-737-9210
www.richmondhill.ca/eyerhomestead

Architecture

Year built: 1828

Dates/hours open

Saturday May 12, 2018
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Eyer Wideman Homestead and Ropes Challenge Course 1045 Elgin Mills Road East