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Elizabeth Street Pumphousein-person Doors Open Grimsby

  • In-person
  • National Historic Site (Canada)
  • Parking
  • Partial wheelchair access
  • Self-guided tours available
  • Washrooms
Elizabeth Street Pumphouse

This waterworks facility was in continuous use until the early 1990s. It sits on the location of the Engagement of the Forty, a battle that took place in 1813. It is now home to the International Peace Garden. During Doors Open, enjoy live music and food trucks. And the Lakeside Pumphouse Artists will hold their annual Art Exhibition and Sale.

Contact info

477 Elizabeth Street
Grimsby, Ontario


Year built: 1905

Dates/hours open

Sep 21, 10:00am - Sep 21, 04:00pm

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.