Doors Open Ontario

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Richmond Hill Heritage Centre (Amos Wright House) Doors Open Richmond Hill

Richmond Hill Heritage Centre (Amos Wright House)

Built by Amos Wright, Markham Township’s first reeve, in 1840, this well-preserved building is home to the Richmond Hill Heritage Centre, surrounded by picturesque Amos Wright Park. On exhibit: Richmond Hill’s Architectural Heritage (an exhibit by Holy Trinity School students, winners of the 2019 Lieutenant Governor’s Ontario Heritage Award). A special Mother's Day tea will also be served (reservations required).

Tell us your story about this site

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Guided tours available
  • Site is protected by the Ontario Heritage Trust
  • Washrooms

Contact info

19 Church Street North
Richmond Hill, Ontario
Telephone: 905-780-3802


Year built: 1840
Architectural style: Regency
Building type: Museum
Landscape: Park

Dates/hours open

Saturday May 9, 2020
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Richmond Hill Heritage Centre (Amos Wright House) 19 Church Street North