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

Family Day Weekend

Check back soon for details about our Family Day weekend events being held Feb 18-20, 2017.

Owl Prowl

Join us this February for our annual Owl Prowl. Check back in January for further details and dates.

March Break Day Camp

March 13 - 17, 2017

Children ages 5-12 can take part in our exciting March Break Program. Click here for more information.



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 new 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 February 2017 to December 2017, ask about our $200 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 $250/wk for our summer day camp. Click here for details on how to donate.


Donations can be made via the Canada Helps website





Subsidies for families from priority areas generously provided by TD Friends of the Environment Foundation.

Kids! Join us for our Wildlife Explorers weekend nature programs as we explore the outdoors and learn about our wildlife friends while hiking, doing crafts and other hands-on activities. Subsidies available for families from priority areas. Click here for more details.

Registration is now open.
Winter Session starts on January 28, 2017.

Sunday Sessions will be available if there is enough interest. Please email us for information.

Registration is now open for
March Break Day Camp
March 13 - 17, 2017

Looking for something for the kids to do during March Break? Join us as we explore the outdoors and learn about what happens to the animals in the Rouge during winter. Go on daily hikes, make nature themed crafts, play games and activities. For more information, click here.

Keep warm this winter with handmade knit hats, mitts and headbands made by RVCC staff.

Adult and children sizes are available in blue, red, purple and green at the centre while supplies last.

To reserve your items, email or call 416-282-8265.