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Milton - Darling Home for Kids, Thein-person Doors Open Halton Region

  • In-person
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Guided tours available
  • Kid-friendly
  • Parking
  • Self-guided tours available
  • Washrooms
Milton - Darling Home for Kids, The

This unique oasis is a state-of-the-art facility nestled in 31 hectares (77 acres) on the Niagara Escarpment. Rarely open to the public, this one-of-a-kind building provides a home for children. Enjoy the therapeutic gardens, waterfall and walking trails. Take a stroll through the trails, sit on the benches and enjoy nature or stop by the campfire and enjoy s’mores!

Contact info

5657 15 Side Road
Milton, Ontario
E-mail: nwalker@darlinghomeforkids.ca


Year built: 2004

Architect: Antonio Santini (Red Studio Architects)

Dates/hours open

Sep 30, 10:00am - Sep 30, 04:00pm

Sunday only: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; building tours every hour on the half-hour