Doors Open Ontario

The Doors Open Ontario 2018 season was a great success. Over 482,000 people visited sites in communities across the province. Thanks to our sponsors, partners and volunteers for their support, and to all who participated.

Holy Theotokos Convent - Joyous Light Candles Doors Open Whitchurch-Stouffville

Holy Theotokos Convent - Joyous Light Candles

This Greek Orthodox convent is located on eight hectares (20 acres) of rolling hills, forests and two natural ponds. The convent currently produces 100 per cent pure beeswax candles. Tour the convent, visit the candle-making factory and observe or participate in hands-on candle making. The gift shop will be open, and a bake sale featuring delicious Greek pastries is planned.

Tell us your story about this site

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

Contact info

4369 Faulkner Avenue
Stouffville, Ontario
Telephone: 905-473-9009


Building type: Commercial, Place of worship

Dates/hours open

Saturday June 2, 2018
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Holy Theotokos Convent - Joyous Light Candles 4369 Faulkner Avenue