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2010 Buildings to Visit


_50 Park Road, du Toit Allsopp Hillier/ du Toit Architects Limited - NEW!


50 Park Road, Toronto, ON. M4W 2N5
Telephone:

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30

Completed in 1954, the building was designed as the first permanent headquarters for the O.A.A. The new headquarters was critically acclaimed in press reports and architectural publications of the period as a landmark modern building in Toronto.... more.

Accessibility: N/A   Washrooms: No   Parking: None   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_Allan Gardens Conservatory


19 Horticultural Avenue, Toronto, ON. M5A 2P2
Telephone: 416-392-7288

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45

152 years ago, George William Allan(1822-1901) offered a 5 acre oval-shaped parcel of land to the Toronto Horticultural Society. This generous act of private sector philanthropy was a legacy for the citizens of Toronto. ... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights: N/A   
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_Alumnae Theatre


70 Berkeley Street, Toronto, ON. M5A 2W6
Telephone: 416-364-4170

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45
Sunday: 1pm - 5pm
Last admittance: 4:45

Converted into a theatre in 1971-1972 by the University Alumnae Dramatic Club, many parts of the building still allude to its former use as Toronto's #4 Fire Station. The original roof structure and the arched east window remain virtually... more.

Accessibility: N/A   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_Applewood-The James Shaver Woodsworth Homestead


450 The West Mall, Toronto, ON. M9C 1E9
Telephone: 416-622-4124

Saturday: Not open

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 P.M.

This is an example of a typical 19th century farmhouse. It is built with red bricks formed on site from the clay in this area. Its corners have a yellow brick interwoven with the red. It is called flemish-bond.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights: N/A   
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_Archives of Ontario - NEW!


134 Ian Macdonald Boulevard York University Keele Campus, Toronto, ON. M7A 2C5
Telephone: 416-327-1600

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30pm

Located on York University’s Keele Campus, the Archives of Ontario’s new state-of-the-art facility, designed by Bregman and Hamann to LEED Silver standards.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights: Green    New this year   
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_Arts and Letters Club of Toronto, The


14 Elm Street, Toronto, ON. M5G 1G7
Telephone: 416 597 0223

Saturday: Not open

Sunday: 10 am to 4 pm
Last admittance: 3:30 pm

The St George's Hall at 14 Elm Street is a Toronto landmark — a building with a lively history of remarkable colour and vivacity.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: N/A   
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_Artscape Wychwood Barns


601 Christie Street, Toronto, ON. M6G 4C7
Telephone: none

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30
Sunday: Not open


The Artscape Wychwood Barns are the conversion of a former TTC streetcar maintenance complex into space for artists' live-work studios, work-only studios, community gallery, office space for environmental and cultural organizations, and space for... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green   
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_Artscape Wychwood Barns - The Stop Community Food Centre


601 Christie St., Toronto, ON. M6G 4C7
Telephone: 416 652 7867

Saturday: 10-4
Last admittance: 3:30
Sunday: Not open


The Green Barn, a new satellite site of The Stop Community Food Centre, is a 10,000 square foot sustainable food production and education centre that engages people to grow, eat, learn about, celebrate and advocate for healthy, local food. ... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green   
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_Beach Walking Tour


2161 Queen St. East, Toronto, ON. M4L 1J1
Telephone: 416-693-2242

Saturday: Tours at 10 and noon

Sunday: Not open


Book the Beach! This walking tour of the Beach coordinated by the Beach BIA will begin at the Beaches Branch of the Toronto Public Library. Originally designed by Eden Smith and opened in 1916, the library which was funded through a Carnegie grant,... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green   
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_Bethel Green Seniors Residence - NEW!


645 Millwood Road, Toronto, ON. M4S 1L1
Telephone:

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4 pm
Sunday: Not open


This four-storey building includes a re-developed and smaller Bethel Baptist Church on grade, plus common room and nineteen "Life-Lease Apartments” for seniors, plus parking underground for 26 cars.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_Black Creek Pioneer Village


1000 Murray Ross Parkway, Toronto, ON. M3J 2P3
Telephone: 416 736-1733

Saturday: 11:00 - 5:00
Last admittance: 4:00
Sunday: 11:00 - 5:00
Last admittance: 4:00

Black Creek Pioneer Village celebrates its 50th Anniversary in 2010. Step back in time and experience the life and times of a 19th centry rural village.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights:
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_Bortolotto Architecture & Interior Design - NEW!


533 College Street, Toronto, ON. M6G 1A8
Telephone: 416-324-9951

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30
Sunday: Not open


Located on the fourth floor of an old industrial building on College Street in Little Italy. The interior was designed to promote team work and creative thinking by providing a healthy and bright environment.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_Campbell House Museum


160 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON. M5H 3H3
Telephone: 416-597-0227

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 pm

Campbell House was built in 1822 for Sir William Campbell, the sixth Chief Justice of Upper Canada, and his wife Lady Hannah. ... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights:
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_Canada's National Ballet School


400 Jarvis Street, Toronto, ON. M4Y 2G6
Telephone: 416 964 3780

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4.20
Sunday: Not open


Canada's National Ballet School graces Jarvis Street with a landmark glass-fronted suite of studios. Formerly the CBC buildings, NBS' campus now mixes historical & contemporary architecture in a multi award-winning complex. ... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: No   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_Canada Life


330 University Ave, Toronto, ON. M5G 1R8
Telephone:

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45

Canada Life's impressive building was designed to symbolize the company's stability. At 17 stories and 276 feet, it was the tallent building on University Ave when completed on March 16, 1931.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_Canada Permanent Building


320 Bay Street, Toronto, ON. M5H 4A6
Telephone:

Saturday: 12 to 5
Last admittance: 4:30
Sunday: 12 to 5
Last admittance: 4:30

Officially opened on April 7, 1930, the Canada Permanent Building is located in the heart of Toronto's financial district.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: No   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives - NEW!


34 Isabella Street, Toronto, ON. M4Y 1N1
Telephone: 416-777-2755

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30

The Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives celebrated the grand opening of its new home on September 26, 2009. The CLGA is now housed in the historically designated Italianate style building, the Jared Sessions House, built 1859-60.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_Canadian Music Centre - Chalmers House


20 St. Joseph St. , Toronto, ON. M4Y 1J9
Telephone: 416-961-6601

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30
Sunday: Not open


The Canadian Music Centre’s Chalmers House is a designated heritage building and home to the music of over 750 Canadian composers. The CMC just recently celebrated 25 years in Chalmers House and its own 50th anniversary in 2009. ... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_Casa Loma Stables and Potting Shed


328 Walmer Road, Toronto, ON. M5R 1X8
Telephone: 416-923-1171

Saturday: 10 am- 3 pm
Last admittance: 3 pm
Sunday: 10 am- 3 pm
Last admittance: 3 pm

The northern part of the Casa Loma Estate, comprising a Stables complex, Potting Shed and Hunting Lodge, was begun in 1905 by builder Herbert Elgie, according to the design of architect E. J. Lennox.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: No   Parking: Paid   Highlights: N/A   
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_Cedar Ridge Creative Centre


225 Confederation Dr., Toronto, ON. M1G 1B2
Telephone: 416-396-4026

Saturday: 10am - 4:30pm
Last admittance: 3:30pm
Sunday: 10am - 4:30pm
Last admittance: 3:30pm

Cedar Ridge Creative Centre, originally known as Uplands, was the summer home for the Charles C. Cummings family. Built in the Arts & Crafts style, the 14-room, 5000 square foot mansion was completed in 1912-1913.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights:
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_Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Historic Walls


1001 Queen Street West At Shaw Street, Toronto, ON. M3J 1P3
Telephone: 416-535-8501

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4 PM
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4 PM

In 1860, the southern section of the present CAMH historical wall was built by unpaid patient labourers at the then Provincial Lunatic Asylum, using a design from architect Kivas Tully.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: No   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green   
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_Chapel of St. James-the-Less/St. James' Cemetery and Crematorium


635 Parliament Street, Toronto, ON. M4X 1R1
Telephone: 416-964-9194

Saturday: 1:00 to 4:00 pm
Last admittance: 3:30 pm
Sunday: 1:00 to 4:00 pm
Last admittance: 3:30 pm

CHAPEL OF ST. JAMES-THE-LESS In its vigorous, harmonious composition, this small funeral chapel is a splendid example of High Victorian Gothic design. ... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights: N/A   
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_Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Toronto


5183 Sheppard Ave. East, Toronto, ON. M1B 5Z5
Telephone: 416-292-9293

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 pm

The Phase I building of the Chinese Cultural Centre of Great Toronto was opened in 1998. This 23,000 square feet facility consists of: a library/resource centre, a reception hall, an art gallery, a number of studios for arts and crafts, conference... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights: N/A   
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_Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints - NEW!


851 Ossington Avenue, Toronto, ON. M6G 3V2
Telephone: 416 531 0535

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 5 pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 5 pm

Built in 1938 and dedicated in 1939 by Heber J. Grant President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the Ossington Chapel was the first built by the church in Central and Eastern Canada.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_Church of the Holy Trinity


19 Trinity Square, Toronto, ON. M5G 1B1
Telephone: 416-598-4521

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 pm
Sunday: 1:00 pm -5:00 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 pm

A Tudor-Gothic building, using Humber Valley limestone and Ohio sandstone for the foundations and window tracery; bricks from the Don Valley Brickworks, neighbouring forests provided the roof beams and floor; slate roof tiling was ballast in ships... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: Green   
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_Church of the Redeemer


162 Bloor Street West, Toronto, ON. M5S 1M4
Telephone: 416.922.4948

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 5 p.m.

Our building is somewhat unusual in that the exterior is clad in rough stone, while the interior features polychrome brick-yellow brick with a banding of orange brick in geometric patterns. ... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights:
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_City Hall


100 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON. M5H 2N2
Telephone: 311

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45pm

Toronto City Hall is the seat of municipal government and corporate head office for Canada's largest city.
It consists of two office towers. The East Tower has 27 floors; the West Tower, 20. Nestled between the two towers is the Council Chamber where Toronto City Council holds its monthly meetings.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green   
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_City Hall- Podium Green Roof - NEW!


100 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON. M5H 2N2
Telephone: 311

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm


From concrete to living garden, the Toronto City Hall podium roof, where visiting dignitaries were once welcomed at the “front door” of the Council Chamber, will be reopened as the city’s largest, publicly accessible green roof garden at this year’s... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green    New this year   
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_City of Toronto Archives


255 Spadina Road, Toronto, ON. M5R 2V3
Telephone: 416-397-0778

Saturday: 10am to 4pm
Last admittance: 4pm
Sunday: Not open


Formally opened on January 22, 1992, the City of Toronto Archives was designed by Zeidler Roberts Partnership to be a safe, secure and efficient archives, as well as an inviting research facility and a complement to its historic surroundings.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: N/A   
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_Citytv and OMNI Television, Rogers Studios - NEW!


33 Dundas Street East, Toronto, ON. M5B 1B8
Telephone: 416-599-2489 (CITY)

Saturday: Not open

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:35 PM

Originally designed to promote Toronto’s bid for the Olympic Games, Rogers Studios was completely renovated by Quadrangle Architects Limited, to provide a state-of-the-art broadcast facility for Citytv and OMNI Television.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: No   Parking: None   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_Coach House Press


80 Bpnichol Lane, Toronto, ON. M5S 3J4
Telephone: 416-979-2217

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45

Coach House Press is located in an old coach house on the U of T campus. It has been the home of the Coach House Printing Company and Coach House Books since 1965. ... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_Colborne Lodge Museum


11 Colborne Lodge Drive, Toronto, ON. M5R 2V5
Telephone: 416.392.6916

Saturday: Noon to 4:00 pm
Last admittance: 3:40 pm
Sunday: Noon to 4:00 pm
Last admittance: 3:40 pm

This rare Regency Picturesque cottage is a graceful monument to John and Jemima Howard, the couple who founded High Park. John Howard, one of Toronto's first architects, as well as City Engineer and Surveyor, built Colborne Lodge in 1837.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights:
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_Commerce Court North


25 King Street West, Toronto, ON. M5L 1E2
Telephone: 416.364.2281

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45pm
Sunday: Not open


Upon completion in 1931, this monumental 34-storey building represented a new generation of skyscrapers. It remained the tallest building in the Commonwealth until 1962.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: N/A   
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_Congregation Knesseth Israel


56 Maria St. , Toronto, ON. M6P 1W1
Telephone:

Saturday: Not open

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 5:00pm

The building is a modest building with a red brick facade, featuring minimal exterior ornamentation or grand architectural details. ... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_Design Exchange


234 Bay Street, Toronto, ON. M5K 1B2
Telephone: 416.363.6121

Saturday: Not open

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30pm

Toronto's first Stock Exchange building was built in 1912 at 234 Bay Street. The Exchange merged in the 1930s with the Standard Stock and Mining Exchange and a new structure was erected on the same site.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights:
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_Diamond & Schmitt Architects Inc.-Ellis Building - NEW!


384 Adelaide St. West , Toronto, ON. M5V 1R7
Telephone: 416 862 8800

Saturday: 1PM to 5PM
Last admittance: 4:30PM
Sunday: 1PM to 5PM
Last admittance: 4:30PM

The Ellis Building is a classic example of early 20th-century industrial loft design featuring large windows and mushroom columns.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_Distillery Historic District - Stone Distillery Building 5 - NEW!


55 Mill St., Toronto, ON. M5A 3C4
Telephone: 416-364-1177

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm


Designed by David Roberts, Sr. and constructed in 1859-60, Gooderham & Worts’ Stone Distillery is the oldest surviving building on the site. ... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_Distillery Historic District Scale Tank Loft, Bldg. 61


55 Mill Street, Toronto, ON. M5A 3C4
Telephone: 416-364-1177

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm


The Scale Tank Loft sits atop the Pure Spirits complex, a group of physically and functionally linked glass-wood-and-brick structures, probably designed by David Roberts, Jr. and constructed in 1873.... more.

Accessibility: N/A   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: N/A   
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_Drake Hotel


1150 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON. M6J 1J3
Telephone: 416-531-5042

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm


The Drake opened in 1890 as D. A. Small’s Hotel. At the time, the area was a major Canadian Pacific Railway hub that linked Downtown with the lakeside summer homes of Toronto’s western beaches.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre Centre


189 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON. M5B 1M4
Telephone: 416-314-2901

Saturday: 10am/11:30am/1:30pm/3pm
Last admittance: 3pm
Sunday: 10am/11:30am/1:30pm/3pm
Last admittance: 3pm

This remarkable double-decker theatre is the last of its kind in operation. It was built for vaudeville and silent films in 1913 for Marcus Loew and designed by architect Thomas Lamb.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_Evergreen Brick Works


550 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, ON. M4W 3X6
Telephone: 416-596-1495

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Last admittance: 3:30
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Last admittance: 3:30

What is a planner to do with an obsolete and abandoned brick making factory in the heart of the city? A factory that supplied the bricks to build such iconic landmarks as Casa Loma, Massey Hall, and University of Toronto buildings?... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green   
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_Exhibition Place - Allstream Centre - NEW!


105 Princes' Blvd, Toronto, ON. M6K 3C3
Telephone: 416-263-3000

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: 10am to 2pm


First opened in August 1929, the Automotive Building at Exhibition Place was considered a modern marvel. Designed by Douglas Kertland, the Automotive Building was designed in the Art Deco style with intricate stone carvings and spectacular lighting... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green    New this year   
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_Exhibition Place - Horse Palace - Green Roof


140 Princes' Blvd., Toronto, ON. M6K 3C3
Telephone: 416-263-3658

Saturday: noon to 4 pm
Last admittance: 3:30
Sunday: 10 am to 1:30 pm
Last admittance: 1:00

Since its construction in 1931, the Horse Palace has remained one of the finest Art Deco Buildings in the City of Toronto and possibly in the province or nation. ... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green   
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_Exhibition Place - Horse Palace - Mounted Unit


15 Nova Scotia Ave., Toronto, ON. M6K 3C3
Telephone: 416-808-1700

Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Sunday: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


The Horse Palace has been described as one of the finest Art Deco Buildings in the City of Toronto and possibly in the province or nation. ... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green   
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_Exhibition Place - Horse Palace - Riding Academy


15 Nova Scotia Ave, Toronto, ON. M6K 3C3
Telephone: 416-599-4044

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4pm

The Horse Palace is an art deco structure that was originally constructed in 1932 to house horses during the Canadian National Exhibition and the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green   
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_Exhibition Place - Horse Palace - Toronto Animal Services


140 Princes' Blvd, Toronto, ON. M6K 3C3
Telephone: 416-338-6668

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 5 PM
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 5 PM

This Animal shelter is two stories tall. First floor includes a welcoming reception area complete with a cat playroom and sitting area. ... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights:
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_Exhibition Place - Scadding Cabin


25 British Columbia Road, Toronto, ON. M6K 3C3
Telephone:

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45 pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45 pm

Toronto's oldest house, Scadding Cabin was built by the Queen's Rangers in 1794 for John Scadding, clerk to Lieutenant-Governor John Graves Simcoe.... more.

Accessibility: N/A   Washrooms: No   Parking: Paid   Highlights: N/A   
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_Factory Theatre


125 Bathurst Street , Toronto, ON. M5V 2R2
Telephone: 416-504-4471

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:15pm
Sunday: 10am to 1pm
Last admittance: 12pm

Factory Theatre consists of two main buildings: the original 1869 house (known as John Mulvey House)and the 1910 addition, give Heritage Status by the Ontario Heritage Board in 1987. ... more.

Accessibility: N/A   Washrooms: No   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_Farrow Partnership Architects Offices - NEW!


559 College Street, Toronto, ON. M6G 1A9
Telephone: 416-979-3666

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45
Sunday: Not open


Building is a circa-1940’s brick and beam warehouse in Little Italy, on the south-east corner of College Street and Manning Avenue, west of Bathurst Street.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_Fire Station 344 - NEW!


240 Howland Avenue, Toronto, ON. M5R 3B6
Telephone:

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm


Fire hall built in 1910... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: No   Parking: None   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_First Evangelical Lutheran Church


116 Bond Street, Toronto, ON. M5B 1X8
Telephone: 416-977-4786

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 5 pm
Sunday: 1 pm to 5 pm
Last admittance: 5 pm

Substantially completed in 1898, this church structure designed in a "modern gothic" style replaced an earlier frame one that stood on this location from 1856 to 1897. Its interior has frequently been described as "jewel-like", belieing its very... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: No   Parking: Paid   Highlights: N/A   
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_First Narayever Congregation - NEW!


187 Brunswick Avenue, Toronto, ON. M5S 2M4
Telephone: 416-927-0546

Saturday: Not open

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45

Although not built as a church, this heritage structure has been occupied by religious groups for over 100 years. First built as a Foresters Hall in the 1880’s, it became in succession home to Christian Scientists, a Church of Christ congregation... more.

Accessibility: N/A   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: Green    New this year   
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_Fort York National Historic Site


100 Garrison Road, Toronto, ON. M5V 3K9
Telephone: (416) 392-6907

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:15 pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:15 pm

Fort York is the birthplace of urban Toronto and home to Canada's largest collection of original War of 1812 buildings. It is part of a 43 acre, heritage conservation district and is all that remains of the original Garrison Reserve.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights:
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_Frontier College/Gzowski House - NEW!


35 Jackes Avenue, Toronto, ON. M4T 1E2
Telephone: 416-923-3591

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm


Gzowski House is now the national headquarters of Frontier College, Canada's original national literacy organization. Robert Alexander Laidlaw had the house built in 1913 after his marriage to Julia G. Gayley.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Parking: Paid   Highlights: New this year   
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_Gardiner Museum


111 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON. M5S 2C7
Telephone: 416-586-8080

Saturday: Not open

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45

The Gardiner Museum, dedicated to ceramic art, was originally designed by Keith Wagland in 1984. With its 3rd floor expansion in 2006, designed by Kuwabara Payne McKenna Blumberg Architects, the museum enjoys an expansion and extension of its... more.

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_George Brown House


186 Beverly Street, Toronto, ON. M5T 1L4
Telephone: 416-325-5000

Saturday: Not open

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm


This fine Second Empire-style house reflects the prominence of its original owner, George Brown, a Father of Confederation and founder of "The Globe" newspaper (now "The Globe and Mail").... more.

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_Gibson House Museum


5172 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON. M2N 5P6
Telephone: 416 395-7432

Saturday: 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Last admittance: 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: 11:00 to 5:00
Last admittance: 4:30 p.m.

The Gibson House was built in 1851 in the Georgian Revival style of architecture. The house was home to David and Eliza Gibson and their family.... more.

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_Gilda's Club Greater Toronto - the Lombard Street Firehall - NEW!


110 Lombard Street, Toronto, ON. M5C 1M3
Telephone:

Saturday: 10 am to 4 pm
Last admittance: 3pm
Sunday: Not open


Affectionately known as the Old Fire hall for its first use, The Lombard Street Fire hall was designed by David Roberts, built in 1886 and added to in 1895 of brown sandstone with red brick facades.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: No   Parking: None   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_Gladstone Hotel


1214 Queen St. West, Toronto, ON. M6J 1J6
Telephone: 416-531-4635

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 5 pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 5 pm

The Gladstone Hotel is the oldest continuously operating hotel in Toronto. It was originally built in 1889 as a stylish hostelry across from the then existing Parkdale railroad station.... more.

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_Gooderham 'Flatiron' Building


49 Wellington Street, Toronto, ON. M5E 1C9
Telephone: 416-361-5000

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:15
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:15

The Gooderham Building, better known as the Toronto Flatiron building, was completed in 1892 to be the headquarters of the Gooderham and Worts distillery and more specifically; George Gooderham's office. ... more.

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_Hare Krishna Temple (ISKCON Toronto)


243 Avenue Road, Toronto, ON. M5R 2J6
Telephone: 416.922.5415

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 8pm

The Church of the International Society of Krishna Consciousness, the former Avenue Road Church, is designated on architectural and contextual grounds. Built in 1899 as the Presbyterian Church of the Convenant, it is characteristic of the work of... more.

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_Historic Zion Schoolhouse


1091 Finch Avenue East, Toronto, ON. M2J 2X3
Telephone: 416 395-7435

Saturday: 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Last admittance: 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Last admittance: 4:30 p.m.

Zion Schoolhouse, School Section No. 12, York Township, was built in 1869 by the farming families of L'Amaroux. Several generations of these families attended the school until its closure in 1955.... more.

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_HMCS York Naval Reserve


659 Lake Shore Blvd. W., Toronto, ON. M5V 1A7
Telephone: 416-635-4400

Saturday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Last admittance: 3:45 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Last admittance: 3:45 pm

The history of the naval reserve in Toronto dates to the establishment of a Royal Canadian Navy Volunteer Reserve Half Company in the city of Toronto on April 10, 1923.... more.

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_Hugh Garner Housing Co-operative Inc. Green Roof - NEW!


550 Ontario Street , Toronto, ON. M4X 1X3
Telephone: 416-927-0407

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 p.m.

The Hugh Garner Green Roof tops an 8-storey residential building in Cabbagetown, downtown Toronto. The building’s thriving community is home to over 400 residents.... more.

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_Humber Arboretum Centre for Urban Ecology - NEW!


205 Humber College Boulevard, Toronto, ON. M9W 5L7
Telephone: 416-675-5009

Saturday: 10am-2pm
Last admittance: 2pm
Sunday: 10am-2pm
Last admittance: 2pm

The Humber Arboretum Centre for Urban Ecology is an award-winning LEED® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold-certified facility showcasing the latest in green design and technology.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights: Green    New this year   
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_Inglenook Community High School


19 Sackville Street, Toronto, ON. M5A 3E1
Telephone: 416 393 0560

Saturday: 12 pm -4 pm
Last admittance: 3:45 pm
Sunday: 12- 4 pm
Last admittance: 3:45 pm

Victorian school house in old Corktown. Interesting architecture and history. National historic site of the underground railroad. The site of Thornton and Lucie Blackburn who escaped slavery in 1830 and built a house, barn and the Toronto's first... more.

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_Islamic Foundation of Toronto


441 Nugget Ave., Toronto, ON. M1S 5E1
Telephone: 416-321-0909

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: 10 am - 4 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.... more.

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_Japan Foundation


131 Bloor Street West, Toronto, ON. M5S 1R1
Telephone: 416-966-1600

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45 pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45 pm

Inside the Colonnade, a Brutalist architectural landmark of Toronto’s 1960s, where theatres and museums used to exist, an elegant facility designed by Yabu/Pushelberg has been providing a welcoming space for public encounters with a variety of... more.

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_John McKenzie House


34 Parkview Avenue, Toronto, ON. M2N 3Y2
Telephone: 416.226.9011

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Last admittance: 3:30
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Last admittance: 3:30

Built in 1913 in a style which has been described as Queen Anne Revival, Arts & Crafts, and Edwardian, this grand red brick house is profiled by a large L-shaped wrap-around verandah with stylized Doric columns. ... more.

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_John St Roundhouse - Toronto Railway Heritage Centre - NEW!


255 Bremner Blvd, Toronto, ON. M5V 3M9
Telephone:

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30

The John St Roundhouse is the new home of the Toronto Railway Heritage Centre which will open phase one to the public for the first time this weekend.... more.

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_John St. Roundhouse - Steam Whistle Brewing


255 Bremner Blvd, Toronto, ON. M5V 3M9
Telephone: 416-362-2337

Saturday: 10am to 6pm
Last admittance: 5:45pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45pm

The CPR John Street Roundhouse, stunning home of 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. ... more.

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_Kadampa Meditation Centre Canada - NEW!


631 Crawford St, Toronto, ON. M6G 3K1
Telephone: 416-762-8033

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:50
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:50

Kadampa Meditation Centre Canada is the NKT-IKBU National Kadampa Temple in Canada. Built in 1904, it was a church belonging to the Christian Congregation until they sold the property in 2006 - after which time, it was extensively renovated to the... more.

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_Kasian Architects - 85 Hanna Avenue, Liberty Village - NEW!


85 Hanna Avenue, Toronto, ON. M6K 3S3
Telephone: 416-583-3600

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: Not open


Kasian, an architecture, interior design, and planning firm designed this 17,000 sq. ft. Toronto office located in the heart of Liberty Village. ... more.

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_Lambton House


4066 Old Dundas Street, Toronto, ON. M6S 2R6
Telephone: 416-767-5472

Saturday: 10:00 am to 4:00pm
Last admittance: 3:30 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Last admittance: 3:30

Classic Wm. Tyrrell design, built for the Father of Confederation Sir Wm. P. Howland and his brothers, Lambton House served as a mid-point stagecoach and Royal Mail stop on the Dundas Highway.... more.

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_Le Méridien King Edward - NEW!


37 King Street East, Toronto, ON. M5C 1E9
Telephone: 416-863-9700

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:00pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:00pm

The King Edward Hotel was built by the George Gooderham Toronto Hotel Company to meet the demand in the rising metropolis for a grand hotel.... more.

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_Levitt Goodman Architects Ltd. - NEW!


533 College Street, Toronto, ON. M6G 1A8
Telephone: 416-203-7600

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4 PM
Sunday: Not open


Levitt Goodman Architects Ltd. is an award-winning architecture firm founded in 1989.
The firm has a proven commitment to providing excellent buildings with a high degree of design expertise.... more.

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_Little Trinity Anglican Church


425 King Street East, Toronto, ON. M5A 1L3
Telephone: 416-367-0272

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 5pm
Sunday: 1pm-5pm
Last admittance: 5pm

Little Trinity Anglican Church was built in seven months, and opened in February 1844. It was the second Anglican church in Toronto. (St. James was the first.)... more.

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_Lorraine Kimsa Theatre for Young People


165 Front Street East , Toronto, ON. M5A 3Z4
Telephone: 416-862-2222

Saturday: 10-3.30pm
Last admittance: 3.30pm
Sunday: Not open


The home of Lorraine Kimsa Theatre for Young People, formerly Young Peoples Theatre (YPT), is an Ontario Heritage building; it has played many roles since it's original construction in 1887.... more.

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_Mackenzie House


82 Bond Street, Toronto, ON. M5B 1X2
Telephone: 416-392-6915

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30

Mackenzie House, a Greek revival rowhouse built in 1858, is now an historic house museum restored to reflect the genteel middle-class poverty of William Lyon Mackenzie and his family from 1859 to 1871.... more.

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_Market Gallery, South St. Lawrence Market


95 Front Street East, Toronto, ON. M5E 1C2
Telephone: 416-392-7604

Saturday: 9 am - 4 pm
Last admittance: 4 pm
Sunday: closed
Last admittance: n/a

The Market Gallery is located inside the South St. Lawrence Market on the second floor, and occupies the 19th century civic council chamber, the only remaining section of Toronto's original City Hall (1845-1899)which once stood on this Front Street... more.

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_MaRS Discovery District


101 College Street, Toronto, ON. M5G 1L7
Telephone: 416 673-8100

Saturday: 10am to 4pm
Last admittance: 3:30pm
Sunday: 10am to 4pm
Last admittance: 3:30pm

Located in the heart of Toronto’s Discovery District, MaRS works to build global companies from Canada’s leading science and technology.... more.

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_McKinsey & Company


110 Charles Street West, Toronto, ON. M5S 1K9
Telephone: 416-313-3700

Saturday: Not open

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 PM

Constructed in 1999, McKinsey & Company's building is a contemporary response to the academic architecture of its neighbour, Victoria College.... more.

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_Metropolitan United Church


56 Queen St. East , Toronto, ON. M5C 2Z3
Telephone: 416-363-0331

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4 pm
Sunday: noon to 4 pm
Last admittance: 4 pm

Metropolitan United Church began in 1818 in what is now the commercial heart of Toronto. The first building was a small Methodist chapel located on nearby King Street. ... more.

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_Michener Institute for Applied Health Sciences


222 St. Patrick Street, Toronto, ON. M5T 1V4
Telephone: 416-596-3101

Saturday: Not open

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30

Nestled in Toronto's Discovery District, The Michener Institute is a 15-storey building on the corner of St. Patrick and Elm Streets that began a retro-fit in 2009 with the intention of creating a LEEDs certified educational institute.... more.

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_Montgomery's Inn


4709 Dundas Street West, Toronto, ON. M9A 1A8
Telephone: 416-394-8113

Saturday: 12:00 - 4:30
Last admittance: 4:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 4:30
Last admittance: 4:00

Montgomery's Inn, constructed in 1830, is considered to be one of the finest examples of Loyalist or late Georgian architecture in Ontario. ... more.

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_Moriyama & Teshima Architects


32 Davenport Rd. , Toronto, ON. M5R 1H3
Telephone: 416-925-4484

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45pm
Sunday: Not open


Designed in 1966 as a “workshop for the mind,” the office of Moriyama & Teshima is an ‘urban oasis’ in the heart of Toronto. ... more.

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_Mountain Equipment Co-op Green Roof


400 King Street West, Toronto, ON. M5V 1K2
Telephone: 416-340-2667

Saturday: 11-5
Last admittance: last tour at 4:45 pm
Sunday: 11-5
Last admittance: last tour at 4:45pm

Mountain Equipment Co-Op's Toronto store exceeds the required efficient building standards by 35 %. Over 55% of the building is made up of recycled or reclaimed materials. This store captures the rugged nature of outdoor wilderness pursuits. ... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green   
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_Museum of Inuit Art


207 Queen's Quay West, Toronto, ON. M5J 1A7
Telephone: 416-640-1571

Saturday: 10 am to 6 pm
Last admittance: 5 pm
Sunday: 10 am to 6 pm
Last admittance: 5 pm

The Museum of Inuit Art, dedicated exclusively to the art and culture of the Inuit, celebrates its third anniversary during Doors Open 2010.... more.

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_Native Canadian Centre of Toronto


16 Spadina Road, Toronto, ON. M5R 2S7
Telephone: 416.964.9087

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 3:30pm
Sunday: Not open


The Native Canadian Centre of Toronto is a urban Aboriginal community
cultural centre. The Centre welcomes the local community, guests from
across Canada, internationally and offers a variety of programs and services.... more.

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_Old City Hall


60 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON. M5H 2N2
Telephone: 311

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30pm

Old City Hall is designed in the Romanesque Revival style. Lennox's design created one of the most magnificent buildings on the North American continent at the time. ... more.

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_Ontario Association of Architects Headquarters


111 Moatfield Drive , Toronto, ON. M3B 3L6
Telephone: 416-449-6898

Saturday: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Last admittance: 3:30 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Last admittance: 3:30 pm

The OAA building opened in 1992 and was designed by Toronto architect Ruth Cawker, winner of a 1989 province-wide design competition. The contemporary two-storey building is lifted from its hilltop site on columns and features bright interiors lit... more.

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_Ontario Heritage Centre


10 Adelaide Street East, Toronto, ON. M5J 1J3
Telephone: 416-325-5000

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: Not open


This stately Edwardian office building features Art Nouveau stenciling and ornate cornices and capitals. Admire the splendid oak-paneled Oval Boardroom.... more.

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_Ontario Legislative Building (Queen's Park)


111 Wellesley St. W. , Toronto, ON. M7A 1A2
Telephone: (416) 325-7500

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 p.m.

Officially opened in 1893, this impressive Richardsonian Romanesque building is the meeting place of Ontario's Legislative Assembly.... more.

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_Osgoode Hall


130 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON. M5H 2N6
Telephone: 416-947-3315

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45 p.m.
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45 p.m.

Osgoode Hall opened in 1832 and remains a Toronto landmark and a hub of legal life in Ontario. A fence (1867) renowned for its gates surrounds the property and its beautiful gardens. ... more.

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_Pape Avenue Cemetery - NEW!


311 Pape Ave, Toronto, ON. M4M 2W8
Telephone: 416-789-3291

Saturday: Not open

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45 p.m.

Established in 1849, the Pape Avenue Cemetery is Toronto’s first Jewish burial site. It is located in the east end of Toronto, on Pape Avenue south of Gerrard, and was established by Toronto Hebrew Congregation, the predecessor to Holy Blossom... more.

Accessibility: N/A   Washrooms: No   Parking: None   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_Parkdale Arts and Cultural Centre - NEW!


1313 Queen St. West , Toronto, ON. M6K 1L8
Telephone: 416-536-6778

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm


1313 Queen St. West was constructed in 1931 as City of Toronto Police Station Division 6 . It remained a police station until the early 1960's . ... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_Portlands Energy Centre - NEW!


470 Unwin Ave., Toronto, ON. M4M 3B9
Telephone: 416 462 8683

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4 pm
Sunday: Not open


Portlands Energy Centre is a brand new, $730 million, state-of-the art generating station located in the eastern industrial section of the Port lands of Toronto.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_Redpath Sugar Refinery


95 Queen's Quay East, Toronto, ON. M5E 1A3
Telephone: 416-933-8341

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4 PM
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 3.30 PM

The oldest sugar company in Canada (founded in 1854) Redpath Sugar constructed its Toronto production centre between 1957-59. ... more.

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_Regent Park Phase One Walking Tour - NEW!


246 Sackville Street, Toronto, ON. M5A 3S4
Telephone: 416-981-4311

Saturday: Not open

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4 pm

Take a walking tour of the newest part of Regent Park. Phase one of the Regent Park revitalization includes all new buildings:
* 246 Sackville Street, the first new family building for Regent Park tenants
* 252 Sackville Street, a new seniors building for Regent Park tenants
* One Cole Street, the first condominium building built as part of the revitalization
* One Oak, another new family rental building for Regent Park tenants, now under construction
* One Park West, the second condominium building now under construction
* new townhomes - both rental and condominium, now under construction
* Cole Street - a new street, and Regent and Sackville Streets, which have been re-opened after more than half a century... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: Green    New this year   
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_Riwoche Tibetan Buddhist Temple


28 Heintzman Street, Toronto, ON. M6P 2J6
Telephone: 416-766-7964

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4pm

The building is an older former industrial building on the site of the Heintzman Piona Factory lot. The building was purchased and renovated by the Riwoche Society of Canada.... more.

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_Royal Alexandra Theatre


260 King Street West, Toronto, ON. M5V 1J2
Telephone: 416-872-1212

Saturday: 9:00 AM - 12:00 noon
Last admittance: 11:45 AM
Sunday: 9:00 AM - 12:00 non
Last admittance: 11:45 AM

In 1905, a group of Toronto businessmen commissioned a young architect from Hamilton, Ontario - John M. Lyle - to build them “the finest theatre on the continent”.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: No   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_Royal Canadian Military Institute


426 University Avenue, Toronto, ON. M5G 1S9
Telephone: 416-597-0286

Saturday: Not open Saturday

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30

In 1890, the Officers of the Toronto Garrison founded the Royal Canadian Military Institute with the then Governor General of Canada, The Earl Grey, as its patron.... more.

Accessibility: N/A   Washrooms: No   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_Royal Canadian Yacht Club's City Clubhouse - NEW!


141 St. George Street, Toronto, ON. M5R 2L8
Telephone: 416-967-7245

Saturday: Not open

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30

Royal Canadian Yacht Club was founded in Toronto in 1852 to serve both as a yachting recreational club and an unofficial auxiliary of the Royal Navy in the defence of the waters of Lake Ontario.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_Scarborough Chinese Baptist Church


3223 Kennedy Road, Toronto, ON. M1V 4Y1
Telephone: 416-297-8011

Saturday: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Last admittance: 3:30pm
Sunday: Not open


This church has been conceived as a reflection of the liturgical vision of its Baptist congregation. This vision has a dual focus - fellowship, which the church characterizes as horizontal relationships between people, and spirituality.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights: Green   
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_Scarborough Masonic Temple


2201 Ellesmere Road At Markham Road, Toronto, ON. M1G 3M6
Telephone: (416) 439-5011

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45pm
Sunday: Not open


Visitors to the Scarborough Masonic Temple will enjoy a self-guided tour that highlights many interesting elements of the building as well as Freemasonry in general.... more.

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_Scarborough Museum


1007 Brimley Road, Toronto, ON. M1P 3E8
Telephone: 416-338-8807

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45

Scarborough Museum buildings depict different time periods in Scarborough’s past.
Cornell House was built in 1858 on the Markham Road in Scarborough Village, and offers a look at rural farm life in Scarborough.... more.

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_Second City - NEW!


51 Mercer St., Toronto, ON. M5G 9G9
Telephone: 416.343.0011

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4PM
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4PM

Built in 1957, 51 Mercer Street is a modern factory building that has served many functions including an elastics factory, television studio, and is now a comedy theatre.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: New this year   
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_Shamrock Bowl


280 Coxwell Avenue, Toronto, ON. M4L 3B6
Telephone: 416-406-2695

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:00pm
Sunday: Not open


Shamrock Bowl is one of the most unique event venues to hold corproate team building or social events. Recently renovated, it is the oldest and largest 5-pin bowling alley that still remains in Toronto, the city in which this popular team-building... more.

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_Stantec - Former McGregor Socks Factory


401 Wellington Street West, Toronto, ON. M5V 1E7
Telephone: 416-596-6666

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 pm

The heritage timber post and beam building is the former home of MacGregor Socks and presented the opportunity for Stantec to reclaim and transform a piece of the city's industrial history.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: Green   
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_Stephan Caras Design Inc. - NEW!


744 Queen Street East, Toronto, ON. M4M 1H4
Telephone: 416 703 6929

Saturday: 12 to 5 pm
Last admittance: 5pm
Sunday: 12 to 5 pm
Last admittance: 5pm

Built in 1905 as the Canadian Bank of Commerce building, it is classical in detail, noteworthy for its south facade, with its convex elevation and details of the stonework, including the engaged Ionic columns, cartouches, lettered fascia, cornice,... more.

Accessibility: N/A   Washrooms: No   Parking: Paid   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church


165 King Street West At Simcoe Street, Toronto, ON. M5J 1W9
Telephone: 416-593-5600

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: Not open


The style of the church is Romanesque Revival. The architect called its design Norman Scottish and it is referred to in mostliterature as an example of Norman Romanesque architecture.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church Scarborough


115 St Andrews Road, Toronto, ON. M1P 4N2
Telephone: 416-438-4100

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4.45pm
Sunday: Not open


Founded in 1818 as "The Presbyterian Church in Scarborough". It is the oldest church in Scarborough. The present church building was built in 1849 and is early Gothic Revival.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights: N/A   
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_St. Gabriel's Church


670 Sheppard Ave. East, Toronto, ON. M2K 1B7
Telephone: 416-221-8866

Saturday: 11:30 am to 4 pm
Last admittance: 3:30 pm
Sunday: 2 pm to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 pm

The entire south facade of the worship space,glazed with clear glass to passively harness the winter sun's energy extends the sacred space of the worship area into the garden. The "green roof" garden over the underground parking, with its... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: No   Parking: Free   Highlights: Green   
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_St. George's Greek Orthodox Church


115 Bond St., Toronto, ON. M5B 1Y2
Telephone: 416-977-3342

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30pm
Sunday: 1-5pm
Last admittance: 4:30pm

St. George's Greek Orthodox Church is a Heritage-designated landmark for the City of Toronto. Built in 1897 by the Canadian architect John Wilson Siddall, the building functioned as a synagogue until 1937 when it was acquired by the parish of Saint... more.

Accessibility: N/A   Washrooms: No   Parking: Paid   Highlights: N/A   
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_St. James' Cathedral


65 Church Street At The Corner Of King Street, Toronto, ON. M5C 2E9
Telephone:

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:50pm
Sunday: 1:00pm to 4:30pm
Last admittance: 4:20pm

History of the church dates back to 1797, while the design for the present Gothic Revival Cathedral was won by Frederic Cumberland after an international competition following the disastrous fire of 1849. ... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights:
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_St. Stanislaus Kostka R.C. Church - NEW!


12 Denison Ave., Toronto, ON. M5T 2M4
Telephone: 416-504-4643

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45 pm
Sunday: 1:30 pm to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45 pm

Originally constructed in 1879 as the West Presbyterian Church, the building was purchased and remodelled for the Polish congregation of Toronto on the 15th of April 1911, by Eugene O'Keefe, Private Chamberlain to His Holiness Pope Pius X, and... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_St. Thomas's Anglican Church


383 Huron Street, Toronto, ON. M5S 2G5
Telephone: 416-979-2323

Saturday: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Last admittance: 4:45 p.m.
Sunday: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Last admittance: 4:45 p.m.

St. Thomas's Church, a beautiful "Arts and Crafts" building designed by parishioner and renowned Toronto architect Eden Smith, houses a number of architectural treasures, including beautiful historical stained glass windows, a First World War... more.

Accessibility: N/A   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: Green   
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_Sunnyside Pavillion - NEW!


1755 Lake Shore Blvd. W., Toronto, ON. M8V 2Z6
Telephone: 416 531-2233

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4

The Sunnyside Beach Juried Art Show & Sale returns to Toronto's historic Sunnyside Pavilion with its annual three-day art event. ... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: New this year   
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_Taylor Smyth Architects - NEW!


245 Davenport Rd., Toronto, ON. M5R 1K1
Telephone: 416.968.6688

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 pm
Sunday: Not open


Taylor Smyth Architects has recently moved into a new office located in a 1950’s low rise office building on Davenport Road. ... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green    New this year   
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_Textile Museum of Canada


55 Centre Avenue, Toronto, ON. M5G 2H5
Telephone: 416-599-5321

Saturday: 11 am - 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 pm
Sunday: 11 am - 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30 pm

After being welcomed to the Museum by our visitor service team, you will proceed to the galleries located on the 2nd and 3rd floors of our facility, situated in the base of a 26 storey complex.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights:
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_Todmorden Mills Heritage Museum and Arts Centre


67 Pottery Road, Toronto, ON. M4K 2B9
Telephone: 416 396-2819

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30

Todmorden Mills was once a thriving industrial community that provided lumber, paper and beer to the growing city of Toronto. Explore two historic millers' homes restored to the mid-19th century and the recently-renovated Papermill Theatre and... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights: N/A   
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_Tollkeeper's Cottage


750 Davenport Rd., Toronto, ON. N0N 0N0
Telephone: none

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm Last admittance: 4:45 pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm Last admittance: 4:45 pm

The Tollkeeper's Cottage is the only known surviving tollhouse in Canada and of of six vertical plank-constructed buildings in Ontario. ... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Food/Bev: No   
Highlights: Green   
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_Toronto's First Post Office


260 Adelaide Street East, Toronto, ON. M5A 1N1
Telephone: 416-865-1833

Saturday: 10 am to 4 pm
Last admittance: 3:55
Sunday: 10 am to 4 pm
Last admittance: 3:55

Toronto’s First Post Office is a small private museum administered by The Town of York Historical Society, situated on its original site and within its original walls. ... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights:
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_Toronto Botanical Garden


777 Lawrence Avenue East, Toronto, ON. M3C 1P2
Telephone: 416-397-1341

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Toronto Botanical Garden offers an array of 12 award-winning themed gardens spanning nearly four acres, designed to educate and inspire.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights: Green   
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_Toronto Community Housing - 501 Adelaide Street East - NEW!


501 Adelaide Street East, Toronto, ON. M5A 4K1
Telephone: 416-981-4311

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30pm
Sunday: Not open


The building at 501 Adelaide Street East is one of Toronto Community Housing's newest buildings. Built as part of the revitalization of Regent Park, it is home to a mix of tenants, including some households who used to live in phase one of Regent... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: Green    New this year   
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_Toronto West Masonic Temple


151 Annette Street, Toronto, ON. M6P 1P3
Telephone:

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30
Sunday: Not open


Built in 1909, the Toronto West Masonic Temple stands as one of the grandest Masonic halls in Ontario today. Constructed during the Edwardian period, the temple is richly decorated with Masonic furniture, regalia, art, and stained glass. ... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: No   Parking: Paid   Highlights: N/A   
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_Trillium (side wheeler paddle steamer) - NEW!


9 Queens Quay West, Toronto, ON. M5J 2H3
Telephone: 416-392-8194

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4 pm
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4 pm

The PS Trillium was constructed in 1910 at Polson Iron Works in Toronto. The vessel was re-constructed in Port Colborne in 1975 and continues to operate in the same rebuilt condition today.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_TTC - Greenwood Maintenance Shop


400 Greenwood Avenue, Toronto, ON. M4J 4Y5
Telephone:

Saturday: noon to 5 p.m.
Last admittance: 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: Not open


Greenwood Shop is part of the 31 acre Greenwood complex which opened in March 1960. The shop covers approximately 190,000 square feet and is the workplace of almost 200 employees.... more.

Accessibility: N/A   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_TTC - Mount Dennis Bus Garage - NEW!


121 Industry Street, Toronto, ON. M6M 5B6
Telephone:

Saturday: noon to 5 p.m.
Last admittance: 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: Not open


Mount Dennis Garage opened on November 23, 2008. It is one of seven garages at the TTC. It consists of 250,000 square feet and services a fleet of approximately 245 buses.... more.

Accessibility: N/A   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights: New this year   N/A   
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_U of T - Regis College - NEW!


100 Wellesley St. W., Toronto, ON. M5S 2Z5
Telephone: 416-922-5474

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30

Architecturally, Christie House is a beautiful example of late Victorian style set prominently amongst other houses of that era along Queen’s Park Circle East. ... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: New this year   
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_U of T - Soldiers' Tower


7 Hart House Circle, Toronto, ON. M5S 3H3
Telephone:

Saturday: Not open

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45 p.m.

The Soldiers' Tower was built between 1919-1924 in memory of the 627 men and one woman lost to the University during the Great War, 1914-1918. ... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: No   Parking: Paid   Highlights: N/A   
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_U of T - Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library


120 St. George St., Toronto, ON. M5S 1A5
Telephone: 416-978-5285

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 445
Sunday: Not open


The Fisher Library comprises the south tower of the Robarts Library complex. The interior is one of the most impressive and dramatic sights in the University, with five mezzanine floors of rare books surrounding an exhibition area.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: N/A   
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_U of T Scarborough - Academic Resource Centre - NEW!


1265 Military Trail, Toronto, ON. M1C 1A4
Telephone:

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: Not open


Designed by award-winning architect Brian McKay-Lyons, the ARC’s copper façade complements UTSC’s internationally recognized architecture.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green    New this year   
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_U of T Scarborough - Arts & Administration Building - NEW!


1265 Military Trail, Toronto, ON. M1C 1A4
Telephone:

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: Not open


Painting, sculpture, dance, drama, music and performance art have a new venue within the Arts and Administration Building at the University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC).... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green    New this year   
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_U of T Scarborough - John Andrews Buildings - NEW!


1265 Military Trail, Toronto, ON. M1C 1A4
Telephone:

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: Not open


The original Scarborough College - Humanities and Sciences Wings 1965. The most famous piece of architecture is the main academic building designed by John Andrews.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green    New this year   
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_U of T Scarborough - Management Building - NEW!


1265 Military Trail, Toronto, ON. M1C 1A4
Telephone:

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: Not open


The Department of Management is closely connected to the business community thorough co-op education. Combining classroom theory with relevant employment experience, students gain the knowledge and skills needed to compete in today’s global economy.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green    New this year   
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_U of T Scarborough - Science Research Building - NEW!


1265 Military Trail, Toronto, ON. M1C 1A4
Telephone:

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: Not open


The Science Research Building, designed by Moriyama & Teshima Architects, is state-of-the-art for establishing research clusters in a more open concept setting than is historically used in science buildings.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green    New this year   
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_U of T Scarborough - Student Centre - NEW!


1265 Military Trail, Toronto, ON. M1C 1A4
Telephone:

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: Not open


Designed by Stephen Phillips and Tom Kyle of Dunlop Architects Inc., the Student Centre is a window on student initiatives, leadership and activities on campus.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Paid   Highlights: Green    New this year   
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_Union Station


65 Front Street West, Toronto, ON. M5J 1E6
Telephone:

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm


Union Station is the most magnificent railway terminal ever built in Canada and is Toronto's fourth Union Station, after earlier structures built in 1858, 1873 and 1896.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_Westwood Sailing Club


12 Regatta Road , Toronto, ON. A1B 2C3
Telephone: 416 461 0613

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:45

Come for a sail in one of the largest man-made spaces in Toronto – the Outer Habour! Originally intended as a deep water shipping port, it’s now part nature reserve, and one of the largest freshwater harbours in the world.... more.

Accessibility: N/A   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights: Green   
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_Women`s Art Association of Canada


23 Prince Arthur Avenue, Toronto, ON. M5R 1B2
Telephone: 416 922 2060

Saturday: 10 am to 4 pm
Last admittance: 3:45pm
Sunday: 10 am to 4 pm
Last admittance: 3:45pm

Built in 1886, this lovely home featured front and back staircases with very attractive railings, and many fireplaces - one of which displays a rather significant surround.... more.

Accessibility: N/A   Washrooms: No   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_Zeidler Partnership Architects Office


315 Queen Street West , Toronto, ON. M5V 2X2
Telephone: 416-596-8300

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30
Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
Last admittance: 4:30

An excellent example of how a modern building can blend
into an existing neighbourhood. To maintain the
character of the street, retail uses were incorporated
in the design with the architectural office above.... more.

Accessibility: Partial   Washrooms: No   Parking: None   Highlights: N/A   
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_Zion Church Cultural Centre


1650 Finch Avenue East, Toronto, ON. M2H 3N3
Telephone: 416-395-0321

Saturday: 11 am to 4 pm
Last admittance: 3:30 pm
Sunday: 11 am to 4 pm
Last admittance: 3:30 pm

The Zion Primitive Methodist Church was built in 1873 by the Methodists of L'Amaroux, the Finch community between Victoria Park and Warden, on land donated by early settler Henry Scrace.... more.

Accessibility: Full   Washrooms: Yes   Parking: Free   Highlights:
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