Masonic Temple (Windsor, Ontario)

The Masonic Temple is a three-storey ballroom building located at 986 Ouellette Avenue in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. It was designed by James Carlisle Pennington in a Neo-Classical Revival style and was given heritage designation by the City of Windsor in 1994.[1][2]

Masonic Temple
General information
Architectural styleNeo-Classical Revival
Location986 Ouellette Avenue
Windsor, Ontario
N9A 1C6
Coordinates42°18′34″N 83°02′00″W / 42.30946°N 83.03327°W / 42.30946; -83.03327Coordinates: 42°18′34″N 83°02′00″W / 42.30946°N 83.03327°W / 42.30946; -83.03327
OpenedJanuary 1, 1922 (1922-01-01)
OwnerBorder Masonic Temple Association
Technical details
Floor count3
Design and construction
ArchitectJames Carlisle Pennington
Website
www.masonictempleballroom.com

The building serves as a home to various masonic organizations as well as a ballroom.[3] As well, it hosts the Windsor Scottish Rite Learning Center which provides tutoring to individuals with dyslexia.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Masonic Temple". Canada's Historic Places. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  2. ^ "Masonic Temple, Windsor, Ont., Canada". Southwestern Ontario Digital Archive. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  3. ^ "Masonic Temple Ballroom". Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  4. ^ "Windsor Scottish Rite Learning Centre". Retrieved January 6, 2019.