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Hamilton Water Environmental Laboratoryin-person Doors Open Hamilton Region

  • In-person
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Guided tours available
  • Parking
  • Washrooms
Hamilton Water Environmental Laboratory

The administration building at the Woodward Water and Wastewater Treatment Facility houses the Compliance Support Group, Environmental Monitoring and Enforcement and the Environmental Laboratory. The administration building attained LEED Silver certification for the sustainable approach to the way that the building was designed and constructed. For lab tours, visitors must be at least 10 years old and wear closed-toe shoes.

Contact info

700 Woodward Avenue (use the south gate entrance north of Brampton Street)
Hamilton, Ontario
E-mail: susan.girt@hamilton.ca


Year built: 2006
Building type:Government buildingGreen building
Architect: mcCallumSather
Architectural style:Modernism

Dates/hours open

May 06, 10:00am - May 07, 02:00pm

Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; tours every 30 minutes