Parkwood, The R.S. McLaughlin Estate National Historic Site

270 Simcoe St. N.
Oshawa, ON L1G 4T5- Map It
Phone: (905) 433-4311

AAA Editor Notes

Parkwood, The R.S. McLaughlin Estate National Historic Site, off Hwy. 401 exit 417 to 270 Simcoe St. N., was the home of R.S. McLaughlin, a pioneer in the automotive industry. The site comprises a 55-room mansion furnished with antiques and original artwork and is complemented by landscaped grounds, an Italianate garden, an Oriental sunken garden, five fountains and ornamental pools. Parkwood is a rare surviving example of an estate of the inter-war years. Special events are held throughout the year. Food is available.
Tours $10; $9 (ages 65+); $8 (ages 14-17); $7 (ages 6-13); $25 (family, two adults and two children ages 6-13). Prices subject to change; phone to confirm.
Hours: Daily 8:30-5, June 1-Labour Day; Tues.-Sun. 1:30-4, rest of year. Guided house and ground tours are available.