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Sunday May 6 - 2 to 3:30 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.

 

Wednesday May 9 - 6 to 7:30 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.
This walk is offered in both English and French languages.

May 10 to 28, 2018

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Discover China, a world far different from the West, on this spellbinding 20 day extravaganza. Visit nine UNESCO World Heritage Sites.  Highlights include Beijing, a 4 night luxury cruise on the Yangtze River to Chongqing, Chengdu, idyllic Lijiang, Xian and vibrant Hong Kong, accompanied by the ROM’s Dr. Chen Shen.

 

Sunday May 13 - 2 to 3:30 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

Wednesday May 16 - 6 to 7:30 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. 

Sunday May 20 - 2 to 3:30 pm

With 100,000 commuters flooding in daily to move billions of dollars, it’s no wonder that the built environment in the financial district offers so much visual inspiration. Admire the work of noted architects such as Mies van der Rohe, I.M. Pei and Santiago Calatrava, and discover surprising public art. 

Wednesday May 23 - 6 to 7:30 pm

Join us for a circular walk around the ROM as we trace the area’s early history, explore the architecture of the buildings, and delve into fascinating stories of notable founders, collectors and philanthropists.

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.