Dedicated to Conservation
House Tour Supporters

Contributors and Advisors

  • Catherine Tozer
  • Charles Wickett
  • Susan Layard
  • Bruce Bowden
  • Patsy Beeson
  • Brian Buttery
  • Martha Ciana
  • Robin Long
  • Robert & Jim Sculthorpe
  • Kathy & Stewart Raynor
  • Robert Keyes
  • Charles Beale
  • Judith Dennison

Sources

  • Port Hope: A History by Ian Montagnes, photos by John de Visser, 2007
  • Port Hope Historical Sketches by W. Arnot Craick 1901, reprinted 1974
  • From Georgian to Vernacular: Port Hope An Architectural and Historical Inventory by ACO Port Hope Branch 2007
  • Port Hope: A Treasury of Early Homes by Tom Cruickshank, photos by John de Visser, 1987
  • A Reason to Celebrate: ACO Port Hope 50th compiled by Phillip H. Carter
  • A Guide to Historic Buildings in Port Hope Volumes 1 & 2 produced in cooperation with LACAC, Port Hope
  • Port Hope on Foot: Historic Dorset Street Walk published by ACO Port Hope 1995, photos by Michael Wallace

Tour Guides

  • Patsy Beeson
  • Bruce Bowden
  • Lois Brown
  • Brian Buttery
  • Martha Ciana
  • Penny Harris
  • Jane Watanabe
  • Charles Wickett

Photographs Provided By

  • Robin Long
  • The Long Family Collection
  • Lee Caswell
  • Port Hope Archives

House Tour Committee

  • Bill Bickle (co-chair)
  • Marnie Bickle (co-chair)
  • Judy Harris
  • Jane Watanabe
  • Aimee Tedford
  • Ian Everdell
  • Martha Ciana

Marketing Team

  • Aimee Tedford
  • Ian Everdell
  • Bill Bickle

Support the Tour!
We Love Our Sponsors


Local businesses - contractors, designers, real estate agents, professionals, boutiques, restaurants, and more - are one of the reasons Port Hope is such a great community, and many of them generously sponsor the Port Hope House Tour.

If you would like to sponsor the House Tour, we would be happy to explore your options with you!

Let us know you're interestedWe'd love to have you as a sponsor
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Join Us
Do You Share Our Passion for Heritage Conservation?

We're pretty sure you and your team will find an option below that fits your budget and marketing objectives. Any level of support will bring you ways to tell your story, share in Port Hope's conservation, and participate in the new Port Hope House Tour.

Walking Tour
 

$250

Per Year
  • Logo and link on House Tour website
  • Listing in House Tour Resources
  • Featured in three social media posts
  • 1/4 page ad on walking tour map
Contact Bill

Walking Tour + App
Sold Out!

$500

Per Year
  • Logo and link on House Tour website
  • Listing in House Tour Resources
  • Featured in three social media posts
  • Exclusive app-based self-guided walking tour sponsor
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Custom Video
 

$1000

Per Year
  • Logo and link on House Tour website
  • Listing in House Tour Resources
  • Featured in three social media posts
  • Two-minute video exclusive to your business within heritage conservation context
Contact Bill