This landmark’s exteriors are heritage designated and the interiors have been adapted. The Friends of the Governor’s House and Gaol and Waterloo Region Crime Prevention Council will be your hosts. Join the celebration on Friday, September 14 (from 7 to 8:30 p.m.) at the Gaol Garden for A Place for All Seasons, in partnership with the Ontario Heritage Trust.
- Full wheelchair access
Contact info77 Queen Street North
ArchitectureYear built: 1852-53 (gaol); 1878 (Governor's House)
Architect: Mellish & Russell, Brantford (gaol); D.W. Gingerich, Waterloo (Governor's House)
Architectural style: Classical revival, Italianate, Victorian
Building type: Courthouse, Historical house
Dates/hours openSaturday September 15, 2018
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.