Amos Wright, Markham Township’s first reeve, built this house in 1840. Today, this well-preserved Ontario regency-style cottage is home to the Richmond Hill Heritage Centre and is surrounded by picturesque Amos Wright Park. On exhibit: 125 Years of Slovak Immigration to Canada and A Lifetime Day By Day. A special Mother's Day tea will also be held (reservations required).
- Full wheelchair access
- Guided tours available
- Site is protected by the Ontario Heritage Trust
Contact info19 Church Street North
Richmond Hill, Ontario
ArchitectureYear built: 1840
Architectural style: Regency
Building type: Museum
Dates/hours openSaturday May 11, 2019
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.