In the Neighbourhood
Finding yourself in downtown Toronto? Wondering where to explore next? This list is here to guide your plans. While Toronto’s downtown core may look like a jungle of glittering skyscrapers at first, there are hidden pockets of history everywhere you go!
These places are within an approximately hour-long walk, or a 30 minute transit ride away from the Toronto Railway Museum.
The Toronto Railway Museum is located in the heart of the historic John Street Roundhouse.
National Historic Site, museum, and a full-service post office.
Previously the historic Gooderham & Worts Distillery, now unique restaurants & boutiques!
Casa Loma is one of North America’s most enchanting tourist attractions.
Spadina Museum offers a glimpse of Toronto during the 1900-1930 period through the lens o...
Victorian era cemetery
The Market Gallery animates the second floor of the South St. Lawrence Market which encl...
Ireland Park Foundation's event, exhibition and office space.
Explore this timeless theatre complex - the world’s last operating double-decker theatre.
Toronto, Ontario to Toronto, Ontario
TV shows filmed at historic places across Canada
Lunenburg, Nova Scotia to Richmond, British Columbia 5 places
The film and television industry love using historic places as part of their sets for their cinematic creations because historic places tell stories, and they create a nostalgic backdrop for modern stories. Next time you watch your favourite shows, you might just catch a glimpse of a quaint historic fishing village in Nova Scotia or spy a […]
All Aboard! Awesome locations for Transportation and Architecture enthusiasts of all ages
Toronto, Ontario to Stirling, Alberta 13 places
For lovers of transit, transportation, and the industrial/scientific revolution.
Banff, Alberta to Rycroft, Alberta 5 places
Dunvegan Provincial Park is a great place to camp & tour the historical trading post!
My Hopeful list!
Chambly, Québec to Vancouver, British Columbia 7 places
A mix of places I have seen and enjoyed and beautiful settings I hope to visit!