Rouge Valley Conservation Centre


How to find us:

1749 Meadowvale Road

Toronto, Ontario

M1B 5W8  Canada

Map to the centre

The Rouge Valley Conservation Centre
is located in Toronto, Ontario in the
Rouge Park, the largest urban park in
North America. Operated by the Rouge Valley Foundation, a registered charitable organization, the Centre focuses on environmental restoration, monitoring and research and offers interpretive walks and educational programs for the general public, school and community groups.

Click here to learn about the Rouge Valley Conservation Centre, once known as the historic Pearse House.


To donate to the Rouge Valley Conservation Centre click on the button below:


Upcoming Events


In person events have been postponed for now.

To receive the latest news about
our events and programs we suggest signing up for our emails (members will be notified first):

For children’s events and programs click here.

For public events and programs click here.

You can also follow us on social media for any announcements:



Facebook: @RougeValleyConservationCentre



Rouge Valley Foundation

Rouge Valley Conservation Centre

1749 Meadowvale Road

Toronto, ON M1B 5W8

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Visit the Rouge Valley Conservation Centre’s LivingRoom

Have a question about something you saw in the Rouge? Want to know what’s out and about in the Rouge. Take a closer look at nature in our LivingRoom interpretive space at the Rouge Valley Conservation Centre.

*Dates and times vary depending on availability of volunteers. If you are making a special trip out to visit us, please call in advance to check hours of operation 416-282-8265.

Interpretive Centre

Environmental Education Programs for School and Community Groups

From September 2020 to June 2021, ask about
our subsidy for school groups from priority areas
generously provided by TD Friends of the Environment.

Take a look at our nature and green energy education programs for school and community groups. Click here to see a list of programs.

Help keep the love for the Rouge alive!
DONATE to our Environmental Education School Programs
or Environmental Summer Day Camp.

With your help, we can provide a student in need with the opportunity to attend one of our Environmental Education Programs or our Summer Day Camp. It costs only $10 per student to attend our school programs and only $275/wk for our summer day camp. Click here for details on how to donate.


Donations can be made via the Canada Helps website





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Children’s Programs

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Spending time in nature has always been an important part of good mental health and well-being. To help you get the most out of your outdoor experiences, we have developed some resources for you and your children. Click here for more details.

Children’s Programs

Registration is now open for 2021 Summer Day Camp programs

The Rouge Valley Conservation Centre is excited to offer children ages 6-12 the opportunity to join our

Virtual Summer Day Camp program
from July 5 - 23, 2021


In Person Summer Day Camp
from July 26 - August 27, 2021

While we won't be able to conduct our traditional Summer Day Camp program this year, we are excited to bring you our hybrid program for this summer. Children will still have the opportunity to learn about the Rouge and the plants and animals that live here as well as form new friendships, make crafts and have fun!

For more information, click here.