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Allan Gardens Conservatory

19 Horticultural Ave | Between Jarvis, Sherbourne, Dundas and Gerrard Sts., Toronto, Ontario M5A 2P2, Canada
+1 416-392-7259
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Lots of homeless

Avoid this place, we saw a homeless couple take a dump right outside the conservatory. I didnt feel... read more

Reviewed yesterday
pranjals
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Encinitas, California
Magnificently stunning gardens

These gardens are in a Conservatory with large splashes of colours, many different groupings, from... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
shortyholiday
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Sydney, Australia
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Donated by a prominent local philanthropist, these gardens boast a beautiful glass-domed Victorian structure.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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19 Horticultural Ave | Between Jarvis, Sherbourne, Dundas and Gerrard Sts., Toronto, Ontario M5A 2P2, Canada
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+1 416-392-7259
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Reviewed yesterday

Avoid this place, we saw a homeless couple take a dump right outside the conservatory. I didnt feel like walking through the garden after that!

Thank pranjals
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Reviewed 3 days ago

These gardens are in a Conservatory with large splashes of colours, many different groupings, from cactus through to tropical. Displays of flowers are made in different shapers, fish pond, turtles, flowers I have never seen before. Absolutely recommended - it is free to visit.

Thank shortyholiday
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my visit here as I love plants but I would generally recommend it as it is free so why not. There are a range of different plants as well as some water features with fish and turtles which were a nice addition....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The inside is lovely. So much to take in with different rooms featuring different climates and growth. My 3 year old grandson loves to watch the turtles and fish and is learning about plants and flowers from our visits. My only complaint is the grounds...More

Thank Lori N
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful greenhouse surrounded by a park, playground structure, paths, an off leash dog park and grass and trees. It is a beautiful atmosphere with many people walking their dogs playing with their children feeding the cute pigeons and squirrels etc. Unfortunately since...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Featured in a few Hollywood movies, I had to check it out. A stunning Victorian era conservatory greets you which is worth the stop unto itself. Incorporating seasonal flowers with the tropics and cacti, a relaxing, pleasent way to spend an hour with no cost...More

Thank Mykil
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

This beautiful site was full of beautiful flowers of every kind. They are well tended and in full bloom. A great place to feel spring in the air when Mother Nature is taking her time outside.

Thank Patricia K
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

There is no entry fee. At the end of cabin fever it is a marvellous place to visit with about 4 different glass enclosed rooms with flowering cacti in one and tropical flowers in another, palm trees in the main part, lemon and papaya trees...More

Thank 102kwalsh
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Whatever stresses you in the hustle and bustle of Toronto gets gently massaged away in the serenity of Allan Gardens. We went on a hideously busy day, crowded beyond any expectation; and it still managed to soothe and comfort. The volunteers by the orchid room...More

Thank v_danilovic
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

It is an amazingly beautiful and serene place in the heart of the city. You instantly find yourself relaxed and enveloped by the beauty of the plants and flowers.

Thank Glennbrian
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Response from MaraFromToronto | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Until 5.
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Response from ericbornstein | Reviewed this property |
My belief would be that any organization which is not an animal rescue group would reject gifts of amphibians, animals, etc for fear of spreading bacterial disease among both the other amphibians or the flora.
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Drew C
7 May 2017|
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Response from betancourtlourdes | Reviewed this property |
And if you visit it during the winter is a lovely experience as everything inside is green and warm when outside is cold and white!
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