Parkwood National Historic Site

Site: The R.S. McLaughlin Estate

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-433-4311
Site Location Directions Highway #401 ( Eastbound- exit #417) (Westbound- exit #418) to Simcoe Street North
Located In Community Oshawa
Address & Map
270 Simcoe St N
Oshawa, ON L1G 4T5
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Intersection Simcoe St N and Adelaide
Contact Information
Primary Contact Parkwood Customer Service
Primary Executive Laura Mountjoy, Executive Director
Alternate Executive Samantha George, Curator
Description & Services
Description (Service) Parkwood is the family home of Colonel R.S. McLaughlin (1871-1972), Canadian automobile pioneer and philanthropist * National Historic Site where life of an affluent family is preserved * guided tours for individuals, groups and schools year round * Garden Tea House Restaurant is open daily June, July and August for lunch and afternoon tea * the house and gardens and Carriage House Conference Centre are available for special events * weddings, banquets, meetings can accommodate up to 250 people * full catering is available for special events
Hours June 1 to Labour Day open Mon-Sun 10:30 am-5 pm * September (day after Labour Day) to May 31 open Tue-Sun 1:30 pm-4 pm * hours may change without prior notice, advisable to call ahead
Areas Served Durham Region
Application Visit website or call for information
Languages English
Fees Admission
Other Details
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Physical Access Partially Accessible
Service Categories Historic Preservation ; Meeting Space ; Sightseeing/Guided Tours

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