CONSERVATION AT
RUTHVEN PARK

Conservation initiatives assist by protecting Ruthven Park’s significant natural features and associated plant and wildlife through research and stewardship.

Conservation initiatives assist by protecting Ruthven Park’s significant natural features and associated plant and wildlife through research and habitat restoration.

NATURE

Conservation initiatives assist by protecting Ruthven Park’s significant natural features and associated plant and wildlife through research and habitat restoration.
The Coach House before...

COACH HOUSE BEFORE

The Coach House before…
The Coach House after...

... AND AFTER RESTORATION (2006)

The Coach House after…

Conservation At Ruthven Park

Conservation initiatives assist by protecting Ruthven Park’s significant natural features and associated plant and wildlife through research, inventories, monitoring, restoring, active management and enhancing natural areas habitat for a variety of species at risk on the property. The site also preserves and practices preventive maintenance activities of the built heritage which includes the nineteenth-century buildings, artifacts, and cultural landscapes through research, monitoring, inventories, stabilization, maintenance, restoration, and repairs.

The Lower Grand River Land Trust Inc. holds an easement with the Ontario Heritage Trust, an agency of the province’s Ministry of Tourism, Culture, and Sport. This legal binding agreement focuses on the preservation and enhancement of both the natural and cultural heritage aspects of the property.   

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Fall Hours

The Welcome Centre and Grounds: Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm, Saturday and Sunday, 9:30am to 5:00pm

The Mansion: Traditional historic tours every hour on the hour from Wednesday to Sunday starting at 12:00pm with the last tour leaving at 3:00pm.

 

Contact Us:
Phone: (905) 772-0560 
Toll-free: (877) 705-7275

Mailing Address: 
243 Haldimand Hwy. #54,
Box 610
Cayuga, ON N0A 1E0

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Don't forget about Elizabeth Boyd's workshop happening this Sunday Septmeber 23rd. A few spots remain, please give us a call if your interested or would like to book a spot!

Workshop with Elizabeth Boyd Registered Medicinal Herbalist. Participants will: prepare fire cider, syrup and onion honey; dig burdock root; gather New England Astor petals; sample burdock root salad and dandelion cake with New England Astor petals and finally take a fall herb walk around Ruthven’s grounds with Elizabeth. Pre-registration is required $40 per person. Call today to book your spot 905.772.0560!
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