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Doors Open Richmond

Doors Open Richmond 2017
Unlock 42 sites across the City of Richmond
Saturday June 3 & Sunday June 4 Doors Open logo
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

2017 Map Brochure
To see which 42 sites are participating in 2017, view the
 PDF Document Doors Open Richmond 2017 Map Brochure

About Doors Open Richmond
The 10th Doors Open Richmond is a free weekend-long, city wide public celebration of arts, heritage and culture.

Choose from 42 heritage sites, museums, places of worship, green spaces, specialty business, art galleries and artist studios. 

Sign Up In Advance & Bus Tour Alerts
The BCIT Aerospace Campus tours are now FULL.

There is still room AVAILABLE on the:

  • Artefact Storage Warehouse Tours - Saturday and Sunday - 10 am, 11 am, 1 pm and 2 pm. Call 604-276-4300 to reserve.
  • Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site - behind-the-scenes tours - Saturday and Sunday - 10 am and 2 pm. Call 604-664-9009 to reserve.

The Saturday bus tours are filling fast. Check the PDF of the map brochure above for more details.

Opening Celebration
Friday June 2, 5:30 - 8:30 pm.
Join us for the opening celebration of the 10th Doors Open Richmond and begin exploring the richness of the City’s heritage, arts and culture.

Evening highlights include the official opening of Doors Open Richmond at 6:30 p.m., live classical Chinese music in Richmond Museum, and the Richmond Art Gallery’s Omnis Temporalis performance at 7:30 p.m. (Please note, this performance does have some adult themes.)

The Richmond Cultural Centre and Plaza will be filled with live music and family activities. Two food trucks offering classic comfort food for sale will be parked on site. Enjoy an evening in the cultural heart of Richmond.

Volunteer Registration
Volunteer registration is now closed. Thank you to all the generous people who have signed up with us. We can't wait to work with you.

Registration Information
Registration is now closed for our partner sites.  Thank you to all the sites who have registered.  Do you represent a site with heritage, art or cultural significance? If so, consider joining Doors Open Richmond 2018.

We have 42 heritage, arts and cultural sites signed up for 2017.  

Find us on Social Media
Link To Facebook Facebook: @DoorsOpenRichmond
Link to Twitter Instagram: @DoorsOpenRmd
Link to Twitter Twitter: @DoorsOpenRmd

Hosts and Sponsors
Doors Open Richmond is hosted by the Richmond Museum Society in partnership with the City of Richmond.

Doors Open Richmond 2017 is proudly sponsored by:

  • British Columbia Arts Council
  • Canadian Heritage through the Government of Canada
  • Richmond News
  • KPU
  • Richmond Canada 150
  • Richmond Heritage Commission
  • Public Art Richmond
  • Fed Ex

We are always seeking further support. Please contact us if you are interested in contributing to Doors Open Richmond 2018.

Contact Us
Phone: 604-718-8439
Mailing Address:
Doors Open
c/o Richmond Museum 
7700 Minoru Gate
Richmond, BC