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.

Historical Downtown Walking Tour Doors Open Simcoe County

Historical Downtown Walking Tour

The Barrie Historical Archive will be conducting a new, interactive heritage walking tour called They Rushed In – a Main-Street stroll that highlights some of the stories of the Barrie Fire Services and heritage locations in the city’s historical downtown core. Participants will receive a brochure that complements the tour – led by local historian, writer and storyteller, Mary Harris.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Parking
  • Washrooms

Contact info

Meet at 155 Dunlop Street West
Barrie, Ontario


Dates/hours open

Saturday September 21, 2019
Saturday: two tours only at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Historical Downtown Walking Tour Meet at 155 Dunlop Street West