Latcham Gallery, The

Located in a building designed by award-winning architect Eugene Janiss, this public art gallery exhibits work by contemporary Ontario artists. See the gallery’s annual juried exhibition featuring 30 artists from across the province, or take in the Outdoor Sculpture Walk, a unique collection created by renowned Canadian sculptors.

Address: 6240 Main Street, Stouffville, Ontario
Year built: 1977
Architect: Eugene Janiss
Building type: Museum
Hours Open: Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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York-Durham Heritage Railway

Caboose will be at the Stouffville Train Station located at 6176 Main Street
The York Durham Heritage Railway is a volunteer organization that specializes in preserving and restoring heritage rail equipment to operational condition while promoting rail heritage. Visitors will be welcome to view the inside of a 1953 Canadian Pacific Railway Caboose complete with a kitchen, sleeping quarters, and office area.

Address: 11737 McCowan Road, Stouffville, Ontario
Year Built: 1814
Telephone: (905) 640-2127
Hours Open: Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Whitchurch-Stouffville Municipal Offices

The Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville in York Region, 24 kilometres (15 miles) north of Toronto, is a community of communities in a country environment. The municipal government moved into this building in 2011. Guided tours will include stops at the mayor’s and councillors’ offices, and will also focus on local art displayed in the building. Complimentary refreshments are available.

Address: 111 Sandiford Dr., Stouffville Ontario
Year built: 2011
Hours Open: Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Richmond Hill Live Steamers

This group of hobbyists and engineers has a wonderful collection of privately owned miniature trains, replicas of real engines dating back to the 1820s. Children and adults are invited to take a ride on one of the miniature railways – there are three sizes to choose from – and learn how railways operated in days gone by.

Address: 15922 McCowan Road, Whitchurch-Stouffville, Ontario
Year built: 1977
Hours Open: Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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