How many birds will you be able to find and identify at our Christmas Bird Count for Kids? Celebrate the final weekend of your winter break with a family day trip to help us count the wild birds at Ruthven Park. Join us in the new year on January 4th, 2020 from 9 am – […]
Join us for an evening, touring the historic Thompson mansion decorated for the holidays. Tours begin at 7 pm on Tuesday, December 10, Thursday, December 12, Tuesday, December 17 & Thursday, December 19 7:00 pm start – $20 per person includes tour, refreshments and a small craft. Pre-registration is required, call us today to reserve […]
Haldimand County residents: Join staff from 3 Conservation Authorities and Haldimand County as we cover a variety of topics related to trees in Haldimand County. Learn about tree planting, wetlands, erosion reduction, grant programs available to help with your project, Haldimand County’s street tree program and an update on the Tree By-Law. The workshop runs […]
Garden tour, Northwest Passage Project, an update from the summer students and so much more; check out June 2019 Newsletter!
Dear members and friends, The busiest and warmest season of all has arrived at Ruthven Park! We have some exciting and interesting things happening so check out June 2019 Newsletter for more information, which can be downloaded by clicking the link: June 2019 Newsletter Join us on Saturday, July 13th as one of the stops […]
RUTHVEN RANGERS – 2019 SEASON Week 1 Monday, July 8 – Friday, July 12 Week 2 Monday, July 29 – Friday, August 2 Week 3 Monday, August 19– Friday, August 23 Our camps are filled with outdoor scavenger hunts, environmental science activities, and extremely messy art projects. HOW TO REGISTER Cost – $30.00 per student, […]
Come out to Ruthven Park for a family fun event! Learn to identify the variety of insects that come out after dark on the grounds and discover what makes each of them unique. Wednesday, August 28th at 8:00 pm. Pre-registration is required, admission by donation! Call to book 905.772.0560.
Dear members and friends, The busiest and hopefully warmest season of all has arrived at Ruthven Park! Our grounds are greener than ever with all this rain as well the mansion and grounds continue to be a draw for visitors from far and wide. The Mansion is now open for guided tours 7 days a […]
Ruthven Park is a rural 1,500-acre country estate and former home of the Thompson family located in Cayuga, Ontario. The property is a unique and diverse environment consisting of archaeological, built heritage resources, cultural heritage and natural heritage landscapes, including a historic house museum and other heritage buildings, slough forests and two cemeteries. The property […]
Dear members and friends, We hope the rain has finally cleared out and that the sunshine is here to stay! We hope you’re enjoying the beautiful sun throughout Haldimand County just as much as we are. May is museum month, and May 18th happens to be International Museum Day, so we thought what better way […]