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.

Holy Theotokos Convent/Joyous Light Candlesin-person Doors Open Whitchurch-Stouffville

  • In-person
  • Guided tours available
  • Kid-friendly
  • Parking
  • Partial wheelchair access
  • Washrooms
Holy Theotokos Convent/Joyous Light Candles

Holy Theotokos is a Greek Orthodox Convent (monastery) that produces 100 per cent pure beeswax candles. Spend time exploring the Convent Chapel and visit the candle shop for a chance at hands-on candle dipping. Also open will be the Convent's bake sale and food stands for a chance to try some of their amazing Greek pastries and souvlaki.

Contact info

4369 Faulkner Avenue
Stouffville, Ontario



Year built: Convent established in 2001
Building type:CommercialPlace of worship

Dates/hours open

Jun 04, 10:00am - Jun 04, 04:00am

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