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Queen's Park

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Address: College St. & University Ave., Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: +1 416-325-7500

Ontario's provincial parliament buildings, fine examples of high Victorian...

Ontario's provincial parliament buildings, fine examples of high Victorian architecture.

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Fine, dignified urban park

Great place to learn about Ontario's political roots! Would recommend taking a tour they are free and enjoyable! Big, sprawling equipment and plenty of space to run around.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 September 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

I love it here. It's quite close from our house here, and it is amazing to relax. We were working close by, and it was amazing to get lunch sitting on the benches here. Many squirrels, nice people exercising, beautiful views. Worth a visit if time is not a problem in your visit in toronto.

Thank mcorassa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Great place to learn about Ontario's political roots! Would recommend taking a tour they are free and enjoyable! Big, sprawling equipment and plenty of space to run around.

Thank KarolaRS
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Its a beautiful place to rest , and take a picture, including in front of the government buildings (what a beautiful construction with a beautiful garden on it) ;) besides this , it's only a square.

Thank Fernanda M
Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Was getting a lot of use when we stopped by. Nicely designed and taken care of. Not a "must see" but a great spot for a rest/break if you are nearby.

Thank Will M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This park was beautiful to walk through! The park was clean and there were people lounging all over. Really sweet to see.

Thank Sarah O
Cape Town
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Enjoy a walk in the park and along University Avenue. Much better than catching the red bus! You can visit the University along the way as well as other old historical buildings such as the State Legislature building. Close to places such as Chinatown and Kensington market.

Thank CapeScottish
Halifax, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

A place for lots of festival. Small ,but enough green in the center of down town. I had lots of walk with my kids when they were babies. Love it

Thank Askgit
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

I bike to and from work every day and in the mornings I always make a point of taking a slow ride through Queen's Park. It's beautiful.

Thank Rebecca L
High Level, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

The legislature building is gorgeous and the whole area beautiful. Unexpected green area in central Toronto. Visit when the House is in session and watch democracy in action.

Thank Debbie J
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

A delightful oasis of calm in the busy city, full of splendid trees, lots of squirrels and a few statues. Used as a short cut by university students and others and lots of benches to just sit and cogitate. There are always people about during the day, and on warm evenings lots of local families and couples out for a... More 

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