Doors Open Ontario

While this site has participated in Doors Open Ontario in the past, it is not part of the current season’s program. Please check the Home page for this year’s events and participating sites.

Swan Lake Centre for Conservation and Innovation Doors Open Richmond Hill

Swan Lake Centre for Conservation and Innovation

Swan Lake, formed by receding glaciers during the last ice age, is a natural kettle lake. During Doors Open, this site will be exhibiting archaeology artifacts and ecological finds. Experience the archaeology lab as they demonstrate the process of identifying and analyzing cultural artifacts. Families will enjoy Indigenous games, pottery mending, bug hunts and scavenger hunts. Self-guided hikes.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Kid-friendly
  • Parking
  • Partial wheelchair access
  • Self-guided tours available
  • Washrooms

Contact info

1229 Bethesda Side Road
Richmond Hill, Ontario
https://trca.ca/conservation/archaeology

Architecture

Year built: 1920-35
Landscape: Conservation area

Dates/hours open

Saturday May 11, 2019
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Swan Lake Centre for Conservation and Innovation 1229 Bethesda Side Road