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.

Oakville - Sovereign House/Mazo de la Roche Heritage Display Centrein-person Doors Open Halton Region

  • In-person
  • Guided tours available
  • Kid-friendly
  • Parking
  • Partial wheelchair access
  • Self-guided tours available
  • Washrooms
Oakville - Sovereign House/Mazo de la Roche Heritage Display Centre

Operated by the Bronte Historical Society, this house was built for Charles Sovereign, a local justice of the peace. It was moved to its present location in 1988. Renowned author Mazo de la Roche lived here from 1910-15. During Doors Open, enjoy a guided tour, see the Art on the Bluffs exhibit and take in spectacular views of Bronte Harbour.

Contact info

7 West River Street
Oakville, Ontario
E-mail: brontehistoricalsociety@bellnet.ca


Year built: 1846
Building type:Historical houseMuseum
Architectural style:Georgian

Dates/hours open

Sep 28, 10:00am - Sep 28, 04:00pm

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