Doors Open Ottawa – Sandy Hill and Nearby Locations – June 1 to 2

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Doors Open Ottawa is your opportunity to visit buildings and sites that may not be open to the public on a day-to-day basis. The admission is free and the event runs for two days from Saturday, June 1st to Sunday, June 2nd, 2013. Some of the buildings and sites within and nearby to our neighbourhood are:

  1. All Saints’ Sandy Hill – 317 Chapel Street (at Laurier) – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  2. Arts Court – 2 Daly Avenue – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  3. Barry Padolsky Associates Inc. Architects, Mercury Court Building – 377 Dalhousie Street, Suite 313 – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  4. Billings Estate Artifact Collection – Routhier Community Centre – 172 Guigues Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  5. Blackburn Building (Centretown) – 223 Somerset Street West – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  6. Bruyère Continuing Care, Bruyère Hospital (Lowertown) – 43 Bruyère Street – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  7. Commissariat Building (Bytown Museum) – 1 Canal Lane – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  8. Connaught Building (Lowertown) – 555 MacKenzie Avenue – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  9. Diane A. Gagné Financial Services – 5 Blackburn Avenue – Sat. (Closed), Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  10. Embassy of Algeria, Fleck Paterson House – 500 Wilbrod Street – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  11. Embassy of the Republic of Angola in Canada – 189 Laurier Avenue East – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  12. Embassy of the Republic of Armenia (Centretown) – 7 Delaware Avenue – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  13. Embassy of the Republic of Croatia – 229 Chapel Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  14. Embassy of the United States of America (Lowertown) – 490 Sussex Drive – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  15. Gordon Harrison Gallery (Lowertown) – 495 Sussex Drive – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  16. Government Conference Centre (Centretown) – 2 Rideau Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  17. Laurier House National Historic Site – 335 Laurier Avenue East – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  18. Lisgar Collegiate Institute (Centretown) – 29 Lisgar Street – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  19. MacKay United Church (New Edinburgh) – 257 MacKay Street – Sat. (Closed), Sun. 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  20. Munross House – Le Cordon Bleu – 453 Laurier Avenue East – Sat. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  21. New Edinburgh House (New Edinburgh) – 255 MacKay Street – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  22. NORR Architects (Lowertown) – 55 Murray Street, 6th Floor – Sat. (Closed), Sun. 10 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  23. Ottawa School of Art (Lowertown) – 35 George Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  24. St. Paul Lutheran Church – 210 Wilbrod Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  25. The Carriageway (Lowertown) – 55 Murray Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  26. University of Ottawa’s Historical Sector, Walking Tour – 550 Cumberland Street – Sat. & Sun. 10:30 a.m. (English) and 2:30 p.m. (Français)

For more details on each of the above sites or to see other site listings, please refer to the City of Ottawa’s website.