Events & Activities

Doors Open Richmond

Doors Open Richmond 2016
June 4th & 5th
Kickoff Celebration Friday June 3rd

About Doors Open Richmond
The 9th annual Doors Open Richmond is a free weekend-long, city-wide public celebration of heritage, culture and arts.

This year 42 unique destinations will open their doors and offer culturally rich and inclusive experiences for free.  Sites include national historic sites, museums, places of worship, artists’ studios, galleries, city facilities and specialty businesses.

To see which sites participated in 2015, click on  PDF Document Doors Open Richmond 2015 Map Brochure for an electronic PDF copy.  Check back soon for our new 2016 map brochure! 

Kickoff Celebration
Join us for our Opening Celebration at Minoru Chapel and Pierrefonds Gardens (6540 Gilbert Road) on Friday June 3rd, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. This year’s FREE kickoff event features a variety of crafts, music and live entertainment. 

Volunteer Registration
Want to know what goes on behind the scenes of Richmond’s heritage, arts and cultural sites?  Why not sign up as a volunteer with Doors Open Richmond 2016!  We have over 120 positions that need to be filled with enthusiastic, community minded individuals who love working with large crowds.  Minimum 3.5 hour commitment. 

If you or someone you know would like to sign up for this exciting once a year event, please click here

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

Doors Open Richmond 2016 is proudly sponsored by:
British Columbia Arts Council
Heritage Canada through the Government of Canada
Richmond Heritage Commission
Richmond Public Art Program

We are always seeking further support. Please contact us if you are interested in contributing to Doors Open Richmond 2016.

Contact Us
Phone: 604-718-8439
Email: doorsopen@richmond.ca
Mailing Address:
Doors Open
c/o Richmond Museum 
7700 Minoru Gate
Richmond, BC V6Y 1R9