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

We are happy to announce that we will be having some in person events this year. Due to staffing shortage, events will be short notice so we recommend signing up for our email list in order to receive notices about upcoming events. We will try to give as much notice as we can however most events will likely be announced 1-2 weeks ahead of time.

To receive the latest news about
our events and programs sign up for our emails by clicking on the link  (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

Coming in 2024:

June 2024

Firefly Nights

August 2024

Astronomy Nights (TBC)



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

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. Click here for details on how to donate.


Donations can be made via the Canada Helps website

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Children’s Programs

Registration is now open for 2024 Summer Day Camp programs

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

In Person Summer Day Camp
from July 2 - August 23, 2024

For more information, click here.


Children’s Programs

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.