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Amsterdam Brewery

45 Esandar Drive
Telephone: 416-504-1040
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 5:00

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 5:00
Tours:
Tours throughout the day but non-scheduled.
The current location of Amsterdam Brewery, Toronto's original craft brewery since 1986. Our 24,000 sq.ft facility is home to our production and brewing equipment, an urbane event space and one of our two retail locations.... more.

Applewood, The Shaver Homestead

450 The West Mall, Etobicoke, ON
Telephone: 416-622-4124
Saturday:
Not Open

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 am, Last admittance: 4:30
Tours:
Tours throughout the day but non-scheduled.
A typical 19th century 1 1/2 storey Ontario farm house Built with red bricks formed on site from clay in the area. It's corners have a yellow brick interwoven with the red brick known as a Flemish-bond. In early 1900 's the summer kitchen, Neo class... more.

Archives of Ontario

134 Ian Macdonald Blvd.
Telephone: 416-327-1601
Saturday:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Last admittance: 3:30

Sunday:
Not Open
Tours:
Tours throughout the day but non-scheduled.
Bregman + Hamann Architects designed the building to standards acceptable for a Silver LEED performance - the most recognized green building rating system in North America. During construction, green measures were implemented whenever possible, with... more.

Assembly Hall

1 Colonel Samuel Smith Park Drive
Telephone: 416-338-7256
Saturday:
Not Open

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30
Tours:
No
The Assembly Hall was completed in 1898 as part of the Mimico Lunatic Asylum. Patient labour was used to construct the brick structure, which was designed to improve the life of the hospital by offering weekly church services, dances and concerts for... more.

Bata Shoe Museum

327 Bloor Street West
Telephone: 416-979-7799
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00

Sunday:
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00
Tours:
10:00 am
Architect Raymond Moriyama challenged himself to create an enduring building which would express the excitement he felt when he first saw the collection, and inspire that feeling in others. The walls of this award-winning building are clad in a limes... more.

Black Creek Community Farm

4929 Jane Street
Telephone: 416-393-6381
Saturday:
10:30 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30

Sunday:
10:30 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30
Tours:
11:00 am, 12:00 pm, 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm
Black Creek Community Farm (BCCF) is Toronto’s largest urban organic vegetable farm. Located at Jane and Steeles, the farm grows and sells local, organic vegetables onsite and at the community-based farmers market. A key focus, is to grow culturally... more.

Black Creek Pioneer Village

1000 Murray Ross Parkway
Telephone: 416-736-1733
Saturday:
11:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00

Sunday:
11:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00
Tours:
No
Before we had electricity, moving water was the engine that turned the mill wheels of rural Canada, grinding grain into flour and providing a focal point for Ontario's early communities. With the mill perched at the side of the stream, it wasn't lon... more.

Campbell House Museum

160 Queen Street West
Telephone: 416-597-0227
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30
Tours:
No
The oldest surviving building from the Town of York, Campbell House was built in 1822 for William Campbell, the Chief Justice of Upper Canada. In 1972 the house was saved from demolition by The Advocates' Society, who moved it to its current location... more.

Canada Life

330 University Avenue
Telephone:
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30
Tours:
No
Canada Life's majestic building was designed to symbolize the company's stability. At 17 stories and 276 feet, it was the tallest building on University Ave. when it was completed on March 16, 1931. The weather beacon was added in 1951 to forecast ap... more.
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Canadian Music Centre - Chalmers House

20 Saint Joseph Street
Telephone: 416-961-6601
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 5:00

Sunday:
Not Open
Tours:
Tours throughout the day but non-scheduled.
Chalmers House is a designated heritage building and hub for creative music in Canada. The building houses the Canadian Music Centre's national archive and public library containing music of more than 800 Canadian composers, and hosts concerts and wo... more.
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CJ Skateboard Park & School Inc.

60 Horner Avenue
Telephone: 416-259-6888
Saturday:
12:00 am - 10:00 pm

Sunday:
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tours:
Tours throughout the day but non-scheduled.
28,000 square feet of indoor skateboarding, scooter riding,in-line skating and quad skating. We feature bowls, mini ramps, vertical ramps and a "street" area simulating obstacles found in outdoor skateboarding situations. Viewing areas are ample augm... more.

Coach House Press

80 bpNichol Lane
Telephone: 416-979-2217
Saturday:
11:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30

Sunday:
11:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30
Tours:
No
Since 1967, Coach House Press, hidden away on bpNichol Lane, has been home to one of Canada's best independent publishers and printing presses. Inside the historic Victorian coach house resides a mix of printing and binding technologies, ranging from... more.

Community Association For Riders With Disabilities (CARD)

4777 Dufferin Street
Telephone: 416-667-8600
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00
Tours:
Tours throughout the day but non-scheduled.
The Community Association for Riders with Disabilities (CARD) was the 1st therapeutic riding centre in Canada, being introduced in 1969 by Dr. Renaud and Mr. Joseph Bauer. In 1979, with the assistance of then North York Mayor, Mel Lastman, was relate... more.

Firefly Tower

313 Richmond Street East
Telephone:
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00

Sunday:
Not Open
Tours:
11:15 am, 10:30 am, 1:00 pm, 11:15 am
The Toronto City Hall Podium Green Roof was opened as a public roof garden in 2010. Approximatey 35,00 square feet of concrete has been taansformed into living vegetation.... more.

Firefly Tower

313 Richmond Street East
Telephone:
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00

Sunday:
Not Open
Tours:
11:15 am, 10:30 am, 1:00 pm, 11:15 am
The Toronto City Hall Podim Green Roof was opened as a public roof garden in 2010. Approximately 35,000 square feet of concrete has been transformed into living vegetation.... more.

Firefly Tower

313 Richmond Street East
Telephone:
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00

Sunday:
Not Open
Tours:
11:15 am, 10:30 am, 1:00 pm, 11:15 am
The Toronto City Hall Podim Green Roof was opened as a public roof garden in 2010. Approximately 35,000 square feet of concrete has been transformed into living vegetation.... more.

First Church of Christ, Scientist - Toronto

196 St. George St, Toronto, ON
Telephone: 416-922-0065
Saturday:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Last admittance: 3:30

Sunday:
Not Open
Tours:
No
The following text is the same as was used in 2013: -First Church of Christ, Scientist, Toronto in all likelihood was the last of Chicago architect Solon Spencer Beman’s [1853-1914], many designs for the Christian Science movement. This neo-classic b... more.

Gladstone Hotel

1214 Queen St W
Telephone: 4165314635
Saturday:
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Sunday:
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tours:
12:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm, 4:00 pm
The Gladstone Hotel is Toronto, Canada’s oldest continually operating hotel. In fact, this year, we’ll be turning 125 years young! Identifying as an art hotel and LGBT hub since 2005, when local artists came together to transform our original 19th ce... more.

High Level Pumping Station

35 Poplar Plains Road,
Telephone:
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30
Tours:
No
High Level Pumping Station is one of the City's most significant assets, playing a key role in delivering safe drinking water to the residents and businesses of Toronto. Tucked within an exclusive residential enclave, High Level is located at the s... more.
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Islamic Foundation of Toronto

441
Telephone: 4163210909
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sunday:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tours:
11:00 am, 12:00 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:45 pm
Islamic Foundation of Toronto is one of the oldest Muslim organizations in Canada. It was established in 1969, when an old 3000 square foot building was purchased at Rhodes Avenue and converted into a mosque. The 2.3 acres land, where the Islamic Cen... more.

John Street Roundhouse - Steam Whistle Brewing

255 Bremner Blvd
Telephone:
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 5:00

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 5:00
Tours:
Tours throughout the day but non-scheduled.
The CPR John Street Roundhouse, home to Steam Whistle Brewing, is located steps from the CN Tower. Built in 1929, The Roundhouse originally serviced over 50 locomotives a day from Union Station. At its centre, a rotating turntable moved trains into b... more.

Lassonde Mining Building

170 College Street
Saturday:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sunday:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tours:
No
The Lassonde Mining Building is one of the original buildings at U of T's Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, at the time called the School of Practical Science. In search of the perfect building design, a delegation indcluding Premior Ross, th... more.

Leiglsative Assembly of Ontario

111 Wellesley Street West
Telephone: 416-325-7500
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30
Tours:
No
Opened in 1893, this impressive Richardsonian Romanesque building is the meeting place of Ontario's Legislative Assembly. Originally designed by British-born architect Richard Waite, later additions and changes were made by two of Toronto's most sig... more.
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Metropolitan United Church

56 Queen St. East
Telephone: 416-363-0331
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30
Tours:
No
Metropolitan United was constructed as a French Gothic Revival Methodist Cathedral in 1872 by architect Henry Langley. There was a tragic fire in 1928 that left behind the Carillon Tower (54 Bells). The Church was rebuilt in 1928 with French Gothic S... more.

Miller Lash House, University of Totonto Scarborough

130 Old Kingston Road
Telephone: 416-208-7000
Saturday:
Not Open

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tours:
Tours throughout the day but non-scheduled.
The Miller Lash House is a classic example of the Arts & Crafts Movement. It was the summer retreat for Toronto lawyer and industrialist, Miller Lash and his family. It is one of the first homes in Ontario to have poured concrete walls which were the... more.

Mount Pleasant Cemetery and Visitation Centre

375 Mount Pleasant Road
Telephone: 416-485-9129
Saturday:
Not Open

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30
Tours:
10:00 am, 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm
Mount Pleasant Cemetery has been a jewel on the Toronto landscape since 1876, and in addition to being the final resting place of many notable Torontonians, it offers a beautiful, relaxing oasis in the midst of a bustling city. Mount Pleasant Visitat... more.

Native Child and Family Services of Toronto

30 College Street
Telephone: 416-969-8510
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00
Tours:
10:30 am, 11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm
30 College Street, a newly renovated four-storey, 30,000 square foot office building, is the headquarters for Native Child and Family Services of Toronto. Visitors will see a space that does justice to our culture, in all its visual wealth. The bold... more.

Osgoode Hall

130 Queen Street West
Telephone: 416-947-3315
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30
Tours:
No
Osgoode Hall, home of the Law Society of Upper Canada and the highest courts of the province, opened in 1832 and remains a Toronto landmark and a symbol of the law in Ontario. A fence (1867), renowned for its peculiar gates, surrounds the property an... more.

Regent Park Aquatic Centre

640 Dundas Street East
Telephone:
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 5:00

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 5:00
Tours:
10:15 am, 12:15 pm, 2:15 pm, 4:15 pm
A Pavillion which feeds into the adjacent park, the facility feels open with generous sunlight and quiet spaces. Its hosts 3 pools, waterslide, tarzan rope, and universal changerooms. Built for the Regent Park Community, it is free of charge to all r... more.

RINX

65 Orfus Road
Telephone: 416-410-7469
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tours:
Tours throughout the day but non-scheduled.
RINX is a 150,000 square foot privately booked entertainment complex. We specialize in Birthday parties both for Kids and Adults; Corporate Team Building Events; School and/or Camp group bookings; Fundraising events; Bar/Bat Mitzvah parties; Meetings... more.

R.C. Harris Water

2701 Queen Street East
Telephone:
Saturday:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Last admittance: 3:30

Sunday:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Last admittance: 3:30
Tours:
No
Constructed in the 1930s, the R.C. Harris is the largest of Toronto's four water treatment plants, each day providing an average of 450 million litres of safe drinking water to residents in Toronto and York Region. Dubbed The Palace of Purification,... more.
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Sony Centre For The Performing Arts

1 Front Street East
Telephone:
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00
Tours:
10:30 am, 11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm
The Sony Centre, Toronto’s first performing arts centre, has played a defining role in the cultural life of Toronto for more than 50 years. Today, the Sony Centre’s mission is to unite the global citizens of Toronto through great artistic experiences... more.

The High Park Children's Garden

105 Colborne Lodge Dr.
Telephone: 416-338-5055
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sunday:
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tours:
Tours throughout the day but non-scheduled.
The Children's Teaching Kitchen is a unique City of Toronto Parks facility. It was built next to the City's flagship Children's Garden in High Park and it's footprint covers the area where an old picnic shelter once stood. The Children's Eco Programs... more.

The National Club

303 Bay Street
Telephone: 416-364-3247
Saturday:
Not Open

Sunday:
Not Open
Tours:
11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm
The National Club is a private members only club, established in 1874. The current Clubhouse was built in 1906 and is a designated Heritage building. It was founded as a home for the Canada First Party, a political movement. The party disbanded as th... more.

The Rock Oasis

388 Carlaw Avenue
Telephone: 416-703-3434
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tours:
Tours throughout the day but non-scheduled.
The Rock Oasis is an indoor climbing gym for climbing and bouldering. Climbers scale 30' high walls using hand holds and foot holds which range is size from large ledges to tiny chips. Bouldering is a style of climbing done on shorter walls with no r... more.
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Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library

120 St. George Street
Telephone: 416-978-5285
Saturday:
10:00 am - 4:30 pm, Last admittance: 4:00

Sunday:
Not Open
Tours:
No
The Fisher Library comprises the south tower of the Robarts Library complex. The interior is one of the most impressive and dramatic spaces on the St. George campus, with six mezzanine floors of rare books surrounding an exhibition area. The Fisher i... more.

Toronto Botanical Garden

777 Lawrence Avenue East
Telephone: 416-397-1314
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tours:
Tours throughout the day but non-scheduled.
In 2005, an extensive LEED silver certified addition enhanced the original Moriyama/Marksom building that houses offices, educational/event spaces, and a garden shop. One of the most striking features is its sloped green roof, planted with drought-re... more.

Toronto Harbour Comission Building

60 Harbour Street, Toronto, ON
Telephone: 416-863-2000
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00

Sunday:
Not Open
Tours:
No
The Toronto Harbour Commission building, today PortsToronto is one of the oldest on Toronto’s Waterfront. The Toronto Harbour Commission building is constructed of concrete and faced mostly with Indiana limestone. Designed by Alfred H. Chapman in 19... more.

Toronto Police Marine Unit- Main Floor

259 Queens Quay West, Toronto, Ontario
Telephone: 416-808-5800
Saturday:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00

Sunday:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00
Tours:
Tours throughout the day but non-scheduled.
The Toronto Police Marine Unit is the former site of the Toronto Harbour Police. It includes a nine slip boat house securing the Toronto Police Marine Unit Fleet.... more.

Toronto Police Service 11 Division

2054 Davenport Road
Telephone: 416-808-1100
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:00
Tours:
Tours throughout the day but non-scheduled.
The new 11 Division was officially opened on October 28th, 2011. It was built on the site of the historic 1914 Carlton Village Public School and has preserved much of the character of the old school. The station is the first Leadership in Energy an... more.

U. of T. - Koffler Student Centre

214 College Street
Telephone: 416-640-7000
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30
Tours:
No
Opened in 1909 as the Toronto Public Library's Central Reference Library, Ontario's largest Carnegie library. It remained the home of the reference library until 1977, when it relocated to its current home at Bloor and Yonge. It is currently the home... more.
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Woodbine Racetrack

555 Rexdale Blvd
Telephone: 416-675-3993
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30

Sunday:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30
Tours:
Tours throughout the day but non-scheduled.
With roots dating back to 1881, Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) is the largest horse racing operator in Canada, offering world-class horse racing at Woodbine (Toronto) and Mohawk (Milton) racetracks. Woodbine Racetrack is a 680-acre pastoral hidea... more.

Workshop Architecture office

1157 Davenport Road
Telephone: 416-901-8055
Saturday:
Not Open

Sunday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Last admittance: 4:30
Tours:
No
The space open to the public is Workshop Architecture’s studio office. The office is in a small two-story commercial building typical to what can be found throughout Toronto, with a storefront space on the main floor and a second-floor apartment. The... more.

Zoomer Plex

70 Jefferson Ave
Telephone: 416-367-5353
Saturday:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sunday:
Not Open
Tours:
Tours throughout the day but non-scheduled.
At the Zoomer Plex we ave three buildings. We have a huge collection of television receivers. The original Speakers Corner booth is in our museum.... more.

 

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