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2018 Doors Open; Where Art Meets Nature Meets...Film!

  • 27 May 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • 201 Guildwood Parkway, Scarborough, ON

Doors Open Toronto & Friends of Guild Park host free public tours of Guild Park Sunday May 27, 2018
(4 tours only) 

Come and discover Guild Park "Where Art Meets Nature Meets...Film!

Theme: Architecture/Design
Terrain: Cobblestone, Construction, Sidewalk, Grass, Uneven, Gravel
Tour Length: 1 hour 30 minutes

Guild Park & Gardens has been a setting for dozens of popular movies, TV programs and music videos. The Doors Open tour highlights film as part of the legacy of today's Guild Park. Visit the places where Drake, Sir Lawrence Olivier, Lillian Gish, Martha & the Muffins, John Candy and many others filmed or stayed. In 2000 the film "Skulls" was filmed here. Guests will see the features that have attracted Hollywood stars as well as notable Canadian artists: the park's unique architectural facades, public art and the surrounding Carolinian forest with striking views over the Scarborough Bluffs. The tour describes how the site, originally used by the First Nations, became home to an Irish immigrant, a family estate for a Canadian soldier, then Canada's only artists community to operate during the Depression. See how it is being revitalized today as a place for nature, the arts, and more. 

To register online or join us at the park.  There is always room for more friends.

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