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.

Lakehead University Agricultural Research Station (LUARS)in-person Doors Open Thunder Bay


  • In-person
  • Guided tours available
  • Parking
  • Partial wheelchair access
  • Washrooms
Lakehead University Agricultural Research Station (LUARS)

Located out Highway 61 on Little Norway Road, LUARS is a not-for-profit organization composed of local agricultural operations and interested community members. Researchers there are constantly testing new crops, varieties, fertilizers and bioproducts against our local environment and growing season. The station is focused on research for the development and diversification of agriculture, and reports findings back yearly to members.

Contact info

5790 Little Norway Road
Thunder Bay, Ontario



Year built: Founded by the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs in 1991
Building type:Farm

Dates/hours open

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

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