Doors Open Toronto

Doors Open Toronto  -  Hundreds of public buildings will be open, with welcoming information and tours.  With a special focus on Toronto's Sacred Spaces and Sacred Circles. 

From Aboriginal centres to a Zoroastrian temple, the 9th annual Doors Open Toronto features a special focus on the city’s Sacred Spaces, Sacred Circles. This citywide celebration of Toronto’s built heritage and design excellence showcases 150 venues of architectural, historic, cultural and/or social significance opening their doors on Saturday, May 24 & Sunday, May 25. Among the 42 new sites on this year’s roster are many of the city’s finest churches, chapels, temples, synagogues and mosques, including Toronto’s oldest Black institution, First Baptist Church on Huron Street, the Kiever Synagogue in Kensington Market, Friends House (Quaker Meeting House) in the Annex and the Masjid Toronto, a busy mosque in the heart of downtown.

 www.toronto.ca/doorsopen/

Join Toronto Culture, Saturday and Sunday, May 24 & 25, 2008 For information and directions, call the Doors Open Toronto hotline at 416-205-2670

Start your day at the Doors Open Toronto Information Centre at the CBC Broadcasting Centre, 250 Front Street West. Staff and volunteers will be on hand to help both days. Operating 10am-5pm on Saturday, May 24 and Sunday, May 25, 2008 only.

 

 

This community event is not affiliated with Faith Connections, but we believe it to be of specific interest to young adults aged 18-39 and with a faith-based or social justice theme. However, we can be mistaken — if you're not sure this event will meet your expectations, please check with the event organizers.