The best of Richmond’s arts, heritage and culture will be showcased across 42 sites through Doors Open Richmond 2014 on Saturday, June 7 and Sunday, June 8. Visitors can have a unique Doors Open Richmond experience through four themed bus tours exploring nature, faith, family and history.
On Saturday, June 7 the Nature Bus Tour will leave at 10 a.m. to visit the Sharing Farm and Terra Nova Nature Park, Gina Page Seawrack Press Home Studio and Science of Spirituality Meditation and Ecology Centre. At 1 p.m. the Faith Bus Tour will leave for the Nanaksar Gursikh Temple, Az-Zahraa Islamic Centre and Lingyen Mountain Temple.
On Sunday, June 8 the Family Bus Tour will leave at 10 a.m. to stop at Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site, the Steveston Interurban Tram Building and Steveston Fire Hall No. 2. The History Bus Tour will depart at1 p.m. on the same day for the Steves Family Farm, Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site and Branscombe House.
Each bus tour will depart from the Minoru Boulevard book drop at the Richmond Cultural Centre, 7700 Minoru Gate. The cost is $5.00 per person per tour.
Space is limited. Please register by calling 604-276-4300 before Sunday, June 1. Use the following program numbers for tour registration: nature-#643308, faith-#643208, family-#643258 and history-#643358. Due to safety reasons, children under 40 pounds cannot travel on the buses.
For more information, visit www.richmond.ca/doorsopen.