Abbotsford Housein-person Doors Open Ottawa
- Full wheelchair access
- Guided tours available
Built as the private residence for Bytown pioneer Alexander Mutchmor, Abbotsford House became a home for the aged and infirm in 1889. Today, it remains an active leisure and resource centre for adults 55 and over. Three original marble fireplace mantels still adorn the parlour and dining room. During Doors Open, only the main floor will be available for viewing.
Contact info950 Bank Street
ArchitectureYear built: 1872; renovated in 1928 and the 1970s; designated in 1984
Building type:Historical house
Architectural style:Gothic revival
Dates/hours openJun 05, 10:00am - Jun 05, 04:00pm
Sunday only: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.