Asylum Aspirations: A History of Innovation and Psychiatry in Ontario

Friday, February 19, 2016 at 2 p.m.

Brockville Psychiatric Hospital

In celebration of Heritage Week 2016 (February 15 to 21), visit Fulford Place to discover Ontario’s heritage through a series of free talks and a youth program.

Dr. Jennifer Bazar, Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Toronto and Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care, will speak about the evolution of psychiatric care in 19th- and 20th-century Ontario and the history of Brockville Psychiatric Hospital. Admission is free.

For more information, contact:

Pamela Peacock
Coordinator, Eastern Ontario Museum Sites
Telephone: 613-498-3003

Fulford Place – a National Historic Site – is owned and operated by the Ontario Heritage Trust, an agency of the Government of Ontario dedicated to identifying, preserving, protecting and promoting Ontario's heritage.


Fulford Place
287 King Street East
Brockville, Ontario

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