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How to Visit

Doors Open Ontario is a provincial program and visitor brand that provides residents and visitors with a unique opportunity to explore and enjoy, sometimes hidden, but always interesting, cultural heritage places and spaces in Ontario cities, towns, and villages – all free of charge! 

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Explore, discover, encounter... the rich and dynamic cultural heritage spaces, features and stories of Kingston & area with Doors Open 2022!



Saturday September 24th and Sunday September 25th 2022, between 10am and 4pm.  Different sites are open on different days, please check the schedule on main Doors Open webpage!



Doors Open Kingston & Area 2022 is a FREE, DROP-IN event.  This means you can visit any of the Doors Open sites at any time during the weekend event.  You can visit as many sites as you wish!

Some sites may offer additional special programming during the event and you may need to register in advance to participate in this programming.  Stay tuned for updates!


Health & Safety

Masks are always welcome at Doors Open Kingston & Area, but are not a requirement to participate. Individual participating sites may have internal protocols in regards to health and safety.  We will ensure to communicate this information as needed, but we encourage all visitors to contact the sites directly for further information.


In the meantime...

Mark your calendars and stay tuned for updates!


  • City of Kingston
  • The Great Waterway
  • Kingston Economic Development Corporation
  • Tourism Kingston
  • Doors Open Ontario