Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Toronto is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Toronto a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Toronto.
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100 Queens Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C6, Canada
10:00 am - 05:30 pm
The Royal Ontario Museum Hosts an amazing collection of artifacts ranging from ancient relics to modern textiles. This extremely well kept and preserved collection is also interestingly displayed in this museum.
The Museum not only has collections related to Canada but also to the entire world. Ancient busts from Rome are an interesting exhibit to ...
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317 Dundas St W, Toronto, ON M5T 1G4, Canada
10:00 am - 05:30 pm
This Awesome Art gallery is always innovating with new and eccentric art exhibitions always taking place here. They also have a pretty amazing array of art on display in their permanent collections.
There is an extensive collection of Canadian Art which will give you a glorious insight into the History and culture of the country. Tom Thomson, Emily...
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789 Yonge St, Toronto, ON M4W 2G8, Canada
09:00 am - 08:30 pm
The five story building with its airy and curving atrium and lots of natural lighting was inspired by the hanging gardens of Babylon. It’s highlights include bibliophilic treasures such as the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection, the Genealogy and Local History Collection, a huge collection of historical maps, and an art room. It is part of the Toronto Public Library network.
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1 Austin Terrace, Toronto, ON M5R 1X8, Canada
09:30 am - 05:00 pm
Sir Henry Mill Pellatt, a wealthy person from Toronto has left the city with a very beautiful legacy. The Casa Loma is a very dainty house that belonged to Pellatt but has now become a major tourist attraction.
It is a very old-fashioned and picturesque stone house that gives the impression of being a medieval castle from an implausible fairytale. ...
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Queen Street West, Toronto, ON, Canada
When they talk about Queen Street, they are usually talking about the stretch from University Avenue to Brathurst Street to Dufferin Street, a 3.5 kilometre stretch of road that is probably Toronto’s coolest neighbourhood. Stuffed to spilling with art galleries, cafes, boutiques, restaurants, design houses and cute boutique hotels, this is To...
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285 Spadina Rd, Toronto, ON M5R 2V5, Canada
12:00 pm - 05:00 pm
This period house museum offers visitors an insight into the lives of the Austin family members from 1866 1982. Currently the museum has been refurbished to look as it did during the period between the first world wars. Greatly appreciated for the architecture and furnishings that were prevalent during three generations of the Austin family - Victo...
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65 Church St, Toronto, ON M5C 2E9, Canada
07:30 am - 05:30 pm
When opened in 1853 this Gothic Revival church of white brick and Ohio sandstone was one of the largest buildings in the region. For 25 years the spire of the church was the tallest man-made structure in Canada. It was built on the site of an older stone church that was destroyed in the Great Fire of Toronto in 1849. The architecture incorporates a...
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61 Claireville Dr, Etobicoke, ON M9W 5Z7, Canada
09:00 am - 06:30 pm
Styled after the havelis found in 17th century royal courts in India, the temple has several architecturally pleasing features. Musicians, poets and dancers are carved into the wooden portico; there’s a huge courtyard of teak and rosewood columns with mythological carvings; a cultural center, an gymnasium and an assembly hall. The Heritage mu...
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100 Queen St W, Toronto, ON M5H 2N2, Canada
08:30 am - 04:30 pm
Also known as the ‘Eye of the Government’ because the layout look like an eye when seen from above, Toronto’s fourth city hall is worth a quick visit for its architecture and history. Highlights include:
First floor: A large rotunda, The Hall of Memory, "Golden Book of Remembrance" (with names of the city residents who died...
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60 Simcoe St, Toronto, ON M5J 2H5, Canada
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
This 2600 seater Concert Hall in downtown Toronto is home to the Toronto Symphony Orchestra and Toronto Mendelssohn Choir. Striking for its circular and curving exterior the concert hall is architecturally lauded and has been used as a venue for the Toronto International Film Festival. All kinds of music from classical to pop culture Revival to con...
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160 Queen St W, Toronto, ON M5H 3H3, Canada
09:30 am - 04:30 pm
This is an 1822 Heritage House Museum that was built for chief justice Sir William Campbell and his wife. The style of architecture is known as late Georgian palladian. Preserved to look like as it did during the 19th century the house is a precious glimpse into the lifestyles of the people of a time gone by. The house has an art gallery that cycle...
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5120 Yonge St, North York, ON M2N 5N9, Canada
09:00 am - 08:30 pm
This beautifully decorated library of warm ambience has over half a million items in its research and reference collection coloring books, other printed material, videos end tapes. It has a good collection of material on the history of North York, an overview of the local Native American history, a historical teen fiction section, and a large colle...
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260 Adelaide St E, Toronto, ON M5A 1N1, Canada
09:00 am - 05:30 pm
This National Historic Site was opened in 1834 and is the oldest surviving example of the department of the British Royal Mail in Canada. The architecture of the building is late Georgian. For a while it was also used as a Roman Catholic boys school and later as a cold storage. Now it has returned to its function as a post office and also as a Hist...
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444 Yonge St., 7th Floor, Toronto, ON M5B 2H4, Canada
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
This 1930s event space is an Art Moderne architectural Masterpiece and has been designated a National Historic Site. It was one of the forerunners in giving Toronto the reputation as one of the best convention cities in the world, though that is no longer among its functions. World class performers such as Billie Haliday, Frank Sinatra, Glenn Gould...
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11 Colborne Lodge Dr, Toronto, ON M6R, Canada
12:00 pm - 05:00 pm
John and Jemima Howard were the founders of High Park and this 19th century building was their home. Today it’s a cute house museum with period furnishing and a small exhibition of John's watercolor paintings. It also functions as an event center of mainly children’s activities. Sometimes there are ghost guided tours of reported hauntin...