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Wednesday May 30 - 6 to 7:30 pm

Toronto’s oldest non-denominational cemetery, the Necropolis is the final resting place of rebels and reformers as well as many of Toronto’s early residents.

Gibson House Museum. Photo courtesy Paul Vaculik.
Sunday, June 3, 2018, 2:00 - 3:30 pm

Discover the transformation from early farms of the 18th and 19th century into the centre of North York, prior to the amalgamation of Toronto. Experience the tranquility, history and residents of York Cemetery.

Wednesday June 6 - 6 to 7:30 pm

Revisit the Entertainment District, rich in the history of early city expansion and immigration, and now a vibrant area buzzing with theatres and upscale hotels, architecture and public art.

Sunday June 10 - 2 to 3:30 pm

Explore the oldest operating cemetery in Toronto, including the chapel of 
St. James-the-Less, a national historic site, and the burial plots of the notable and notorious residents who had an impact on our city, province and country.

Barn Quilt
Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm - Meet at York Mills Subway (South Exit - Old York Mills Rd)

We explore Ontario’s rural heritage through the unique art of barn quilts.

Wednesday June 13 - 6 to 7:30 pm

Once the most fashionable address in Toronto, Jarvis Street retains many of its old mansions and churches, and has acquired new architectural gems. A walk down this broad street provides insight into its elegant past and energetic present.

Sunday June 17 - 2 to 3:30 pm

Learn the stories and secrets of the provincial legislature, the mansions on Queen’s Park Crescent, St. Michael’s University, and Victoria University, while seeing some new and interesting Toronto architecture. 


Iceland. Photo courtesy of Michelle Valberg
Wednesday June 20 to Sunday July 1, 2018

Join ROMTravel and Adventure Canada to sail in the wake of Vikings westward across the North Atlantic from Scotland to Iceland.

 

Wednesday June 20 - 6 to 7:30 pm

Wander through what was once the old Jewish Market, past late Victorian buildings and onto the campus of the University of Toronto. Memories of times past mix with the modern life of condos, restaurants and music.

Sunday June 24 - 2 to 3:30 pm

A walk by the water makes a summer's day even better. Learn about the evolution of the Queen's Quay area, from its industrial and commercial origins to the recent revitalization.