Wednesday, May 19, 2010

CLGA Joins Doors Open Toronto 2010

May 29 -30, Our home at 34 Isabella Street will join over 150 buildings of architectural, historic, cultural / social significance who will open their doors to the public. Admission is FREE.

Tours of the house will be conducted at regular intervals on Saturday and Sunday from 10-5, providing a history of the Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives and the architectural history of the historic Italianate Style house. Information regarding the history of 34 Isabella Street and the recent renovation completed in 2009 will be discussed. Exhibition of the National Portrait Collection, honouring individuals, who have made significant contributions to the growth of diverse, out and proud lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered communities in Canada will also be on view. Volunteers will be on hand to answer questions.

Visit Doors Open Toronto 2010 for more information about this citywide event.

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