Heritage Matters

Explore the Trust’s Heritage Matters e-magazine to learn more about Ontario’s past. In particular, check out the following articles related to the Second World War:

Doors Open Ontario resources

One of the more popular sites visited during Doors Open Whitby or Doors Open Oshawa is Camp X, a site where men and women were employed at the British Security Coordination spy training school and communications centre during the Second World War. Check out the video below to get an idea of the kind of spy training that was offered or visit their official website for photos. Or explore the CBC’s X Company web page to learn more about how the story of Camp X has been dramatized.

Expert Lynn Philip Hodgson leading a tour of Camp X during Doors Open