Special Events Office

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Explore Toronto's Buildings
Saturday, May 23 - Sunday, May 24, 2015

Doors Open Toronto 2014 presented by Great Gulf has come to an end. More than 155 
architecturally, historically, culturally and socially significant buildings across Toronto participated in the city-wide celebration. 

This 2014 theme, Secrets and Spirits… Exploring the Mysteries Behind the Door featured

secret spaces, stories of spirit sightings and unexplained mysteries.

Take a look back at the Doors Open Toronto 2014 website:   2014 WEBSITE

Since its inception in 2000, Doors Open Toronto has attracted more than two million visits in nearly 600 unique locations across the city. It is Canada's largest Doors Open event and one of the three largest Doors Open events in the world. 

The 16th annual Doors Open Toronto is scheduled for May 23-24, 2015 and will offer residents and visitors an opportunity to take a peek behind the doors of 150 architecturally, historically, culturally and socially significant buildings across the city.

Suggest a Building
Is there a building in Toronto you would like to see participate in Doors Open Toronto? If you are a member of the public and would like to recommend a building please e-mail doorsopen@toronto.ca. Provide as much information as possible to assist us in our research.

Building Representatives
The deadline to submit your building for consideration is January 16, 2015.

Doors Open is produced by the City of Toronto in partnership with the broader community.

Doors Open Information

Building Participation

Eligibility criteria and application process to submit your building for consideration.

Volunteer Opportunities

Adult and youth volunteer opportunities are available at many participating Doors Open Toronto buildings.


Since 2000, Doors Open Toronto has attracted 2 million visitors to hundreds of buildings across the city.