Admission Rates

2018 Parks Canada Sites Free Entry for People 17 Years Old and Younger: Although Ruthven Park National Historic Site is a member of the National Historic Sites family in Canada, it is a non-government, not-for-profit organization owned by The Lower Grand River Land Trust Inc. and not Parks Canada. Regular admission rates will apply and we hope you will visit our unique site and discover what we have to offer.

Conservation and maintenance of this property is funded through the assistance of admission fees and donations. Your tour will directly contribute to these purposes.

Tickets are purchased at the estate entrance in the Gate House office unless otherwise posted.

2018 Admission Rates For Guided Mansion Tours
Adult $10.00
Senior (60+) $8.00
Student $5.00
Child (6-12) $4.00
Family $25.00
Group Tours
(15 or more people)
Adult $9.00
Senior $7.00
Student $4.50
Child $3.50

Members receive free mansion tours and a discount for some event days. Membership options are available.

Hours and admission rates are subject to change without notice.

Rates where required include tax.

Payment can be made by cash, cheque, Interact, VISA, or MasterCard.

Access to the grounds is available by donation. Donation boxes are located throughout the park and entrance gate with proceeds assisting with ongoing maintenance.


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Spring Hours

The Welcome Centre and Grounds: Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Saturday and Sunday closed or by chance. 

The Mansion: Reminder that our regular tours of the Thompson Mansion season have come to an end.  2019 season will begin again May 18th.  Tours will be offered 7 days a week from May 18 – September 2, tours times 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 2:00 pm and 3:30 pm.  Give us a call today or check out our website for more information 905.772.0560 or


Contact Us:
Phone: (905) 772-0560 

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