toronto
Country : Canada
Currency : Canadian Dollar (CAD)
Language : English
Population
City: 2 481 494 (2001)
Metro: 4 682 897 (2001)
Time
Zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Toronto
closeToronto has grown tremendously over the last 200 years from a small town at Lake Ontario to Canada's most populous city.
The city boasts the world's largest underground city, the CN Tower - the world\'s tallest structure until 2009 - and a number of top-class museums such as the Royal Ontario Museum.
Random Toronto Highlights
Old City Hall, Toronto
Toronto's old city hall was built between 1889 and 1899. Plans to demolish the structure in the 1960s were set aside when a group of citizens convinced the city to preserve the historic landmark.
Allan Gardens, Toronto
This four hectare (10 acres) large park is one of the oldest in the city and the first designated civic park in Toronto. Its centerpiece is an ornate complex of glass-and-metal greenhouses.
Union Station, Toronto
Toronto's Union Station - a monumental building in Beaux-Arts style - was Canada's largest railway station when it was completed in 1921. It opened six years later, in 1927.
City Hall, Toronto
Built in the 1960s after a modern design by Finnish architect Viljo Revell, the concrete and glass structure still looks futuristic. In front of the building is Nathan Phillips Square, downtown Toronto's principal plaza.

Random Toronto Tours & Activities
St Lawrence Market Walking Tour, Toronto
  • Duration: 90 minutes
From USD
$23.18
Rome Like a Local: Customized Private Tour, Toronto
  • Duration: 2 to 6 hours
From USD
$35.20



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