Our Gordon Street location is the home of our largest facility. Located on the shores of Lake Ontario in Whitby Ontario, it houses the great majority of our services including in-patient units, administrative offices and more.

Ontario Shores welcomes families, schools, corporate groups and the general public to take a tour of our facilities. We can arrange specialized tours to meet your interests.

Tour Highlights

Tours can be customized to your specific interests. Some highlights may include:
  • Patient care unit(s)
  • Recreational spaces (gym, games room)
  • Library
  • Cafeterias
  • The Conference Place
  • Optional videos
  • and more... 

How to Book a Tour

Please book your tour three weeks in advance. Tours can be booked using your preferred method:

Additional Details

  • Maximum of 30 participants per tour request — with 10-12 participants per tour guide
  • Please arrive five minutes early to meet your tour guide
  • Tours start in the Centre Lobby, Main Entrance, Building #5
  • Please provide 48 hours notice for tour cancellations
  • Permission is required for photography, filming and/or video recording, and should be requested when tour arrangements are being made
  • Paid parking is available at $3.50 per hour - Coins and credit cards accepted.

How to Cancel a Tour

To cancel or reschedule a tour please, email or call 800.341.6323 ext. 4880.

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EMS Group
Durham Region Emergency Medical Services (EMS): In the fall of 2013, Ontario Shores welcomed over 300 Durham Region paramedics over the course of three months to receive a facility tour and orientation.

Class of '63
Class of '63: In 1963, the group of women pictured above graduated from the School of Nursing at Ontario Shores, then known as Ontario Hospital, Whitby. On Saturday, September 21 they returned for a 50th reunion and a tour of the modern facility.