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Jul 27, 2020, 10:03 ET Celebrating Emancipation Day and Ontario's Black history and heritage

DRESDEN, ON, July 27, 2020 /CNW/ - The Ontario Heritage Trust is pleased to announce digital Emancipation Day activities for 2020, from interviews with historians to musical performances by Black...


Jul 23, 2020, 10:04 ET Doors Open Ontario is going digital for 2020 - join us on a virtual journey across the province!

TORONTO, July 23, 2020 /CNW/ - Since 2002, the Ontario Heritage Trust's Doors Open Ontario program has encouraged Ontarians to discover the stories inside the province's most unique and fascinating...


Jul 13, 2020, 11:03 ET Doris McCarthy Artist-in-Residence program accepting applications for 2021

TORONTO, July 13, 2020 /CNW/ - The Ontario Heritage Trust is calling for applications to the 2021 Doris McCarthy Artist-in-Residence program. The application deadline is September 30, 2020. The...


Feb 28, 2020, 10:42 ET Provincial plaque honours the contributions of the Women's Law Association of Ontario

TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2020 /CNW/ - Yesterday, the Ontario Heritage Trust and the Women's Law Association of Ontario unveiled a provincial plaque to commemorate the Women's Law Association of Ontario...


Feb 21, 2020, 12:25 ET 2019 Lieutenant Governor's Ontario Heritage Awards recognize heritage excellence in Ontario

TORONTO, Feb. 21, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, and the Ontario Heritage Trust celebrated projects and individuals who made exceptional...


Feb 18, 2020, 10:28 ET Media Advisory - Lieutenant Governor's Ontario Heritage Awards presentation

TORONTO, Feb. 18, 2020 /CNW/ - Join the Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell and the Ontario Heritage Trust for the 2019 Lieutenant Governor's Ontario Heritage Awards ceremony. The Lieutenant Governor's...


Feb 17, 2020, 09:48 ET Ontario Heritage Trust celebrates Heritage Week 2020

TORONTO, Feb. 17, 2020 /CNW/ - This week, communities across the province will host special events and activities to mark Ontario Heritage Week 2020, which runs from February 17-23. This is the 36th...


Feb 04, 2020, 10:11 ET The Ontario Heritage Trust announces artists-in-residence at Fool's Paradise for 2020

TORONTO, Feb. 4, 2020 /CNW/ - Seven Canadian artists whose skills span a wide range of practices will live at Fool's Paradise for the sixth season of the Doris McCarthy Artist-in-Residence Program,...


Jan 30, 2020, 10:12 ET Ontario Heritage Trust announces Thomas Symons Award for Commitment to Conservation

TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2020 /CNW/ - The Ontario Heritage Trust is pleased to announce the creation of a new award to recognize excellence in heritage conservation in Ontario – the Thomas Symons Award for...


Sep 24, 2019, 17:25 ET Doors Open Ontario Featured Event at the Canadian Niagara Power Generating Station

Free one-day access to the Canadian Niagara Power Generating Station, as part of Doors Open Ontario program. Behind-the-scenes tours of rarely seen interior spaces of the historic power plant at the...


Aug 15, 2019, 11:05 ET The endless adventure of #DoorsOpenOntario continues this fall over 7 weekends and 24 events!

TORONTO, Aug. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Looking for road trip inspiration, to check out the great outdoors or to discover the amazing architecture of the province this fall? You're in luck! Doors Open...


Jul 15, 2019, 10:41 ET Ontario Heritage Trust - Doris McCarthy Artist-in-Residence program accepting applications for 2020

TORONTO, July 15, 2019 /CNW/ - The Ontario Heritage Trust is calling for applications to the Doris McCarthy Artist-in-Residence program. The application deadline is September 30, 2019. This residency ...


May 13, 2019, 16:40 ET Ontario Heritage Trust museums open for the summer!

TORONTO, May 13, 2019 /CNW/ - If you're looking for a compelling experience in your community or across the province, then check out one (or more!) of Ontario Heritage Trust's museums this summer....


Apr 25, 2019, 17:00 ET #DoorsOpenOntario 2019: 36 events, 900 sites, 1 endless adventure

TORONTO, April 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The Ontario Heritage Trust is opening the door to Doors Open Ontario 2019 and unlocking exciting architectural, cultural and natural heritage experiences this spring...


Feb 25, 2019, 12:10 ET 2018 Lieutenant Governor's Ontario Heritage Awards showcase conservation and youth achievement

TORONTO, Feb. 25, 2019 /CNW/ - 120 individuals, including students from Smith Falls, Ottawa and Windsor, were awarded Lieutenant Governor's Ontario Heritage Awards at a ceremony on Friday, February...


Jan 31, 2019, 15:55 ET New group of artists set to live and create at Fool's Paradise in 2019

TORONTO, Jan. 31, 2019 /CNW/ - Eight artists from across Canada, including visual artists, musicians and writers, have been selected for the fifth year of the Doris McCarthy Artist-in-Residence...


Oct 04, 2018, 14:00 ET Ontario Heritage Trust seeks nominations for the Lieutenant Governor's Ontario Heritage Awards and Young Heritage Leaders program

TORONTO, Oct. 4, 2018 /CNW/ - The Ontario Heritage Trust is seeking nominations for the 2018 Lieutenant Governor's Ontario Heritage Awards and Young Heritage Leaders program to recognize outstanding...


Sep 28, 2018, 11:45 ET Provincial plaque commemorates Almanda Walker-Marchand and the Fédération des femmes canadiennes-françaises

OTTAWA, Sept. 28, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, the Ontario Heritage Trust, in partnership with the Alliance des femmes de la francophonie canadienne (AFFC), unveiled a provincial plaque commemorating Almanda...


Sep 21, 2018, 16:10 ET Cheltenham Badlands re-opens with a viewing boardwalk, new trails and visitor parking to protect rare natural landscape

CALEDON, ON, Sept. 21, 2018 /CNW/ - The Ontario Heritage Trust is pleased to announce the re-opening of the Cheltenham Badlands on Saturday, September 22. With the new accessible boardwalk for...


Sep 20, 2018, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Provincial plaque to commemorate Almanda Walker-Marchand and the Fédération des femmes canadiennes-françaises

OTTAWA, Sept. 20, 2018 /CNW/ - Join the Ontario Heritage Trust, in partnership with the Alliance des femmes de la francophonie canadienne (AFFC), for the unveiling of a provincial plaque...


Aug 16, 2018, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - #DoorsOpenOntario 2018 continues this fall: Discover fun, free events across the province!

TORONTO, Aug. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - From theatres to breweries, historical buildings to trails – including Canada's first elevated park – hundreds of fascinating sites are participating in Doors Open...


Jul 26, 2018, 15:00 ET Doris McCarthy Artist-in-Residence program now accepting applications for 2019

TORONTO, July 26, 2018 /CNW/ - The Ontario Heritage Trust is calling for applications to the 2019 Doris McCarthy Artist-in-Residence program. The application deadline is September 30, 2018. This...


May 18, 2018, 12:13 ET Ontario Heritage Trust museums open for the summer!

TORONTO, May 18, 2018 /CNW/ - Explore the province and visit one of the Ontario Heritage Trust's museums. Located across Ontario, these sites share unique and compelling stories from our history and...


Apr 17, 2018, 10:16 ET #DoorsOpenOntario 2018: Discover fun, free events across the province!

TORONTO, April 17, 2018 /CNW/ - Join the Ontario Heritage Trust for another season of Doors Open Ontario – featuring 35 events across the province – starting in Guelph on April 21. Each Doors Open...


Mar 23, 2018, 10:30 ET Provincial plaque commemorates Le Droit newspaper

OTTAWA, March 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, the Ontario Heritage Trust and Le Droit unveiled a provincial plaque commemorating the daily French-language newspaper for its significant role in...