Things to Do

Allan Gardens Conservatory

416-392-7288

19 Horticultural Avenue, Toronto, Ontario

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Explore the conservatory through its different sections that houses the water wheel and plants like Orchids, Cacti and succulents, and the main (central) Palm House filled with… Read more…

Scenic Caves Nature Adventures

(705) 446-0256

Scenic Caves Road, The Blue Mountains

Seasonal activities: May to October (green season), Nov/Dec to Mar/Apr (winter season)

Established in 1932, Scenic Caves Nature Adventures is a natural attraction offering year-round seasonal outdoor adventures for all ages. Read more…

Canada’s Wonderland

905-832-8131

1 Canada's Wonderland Drive, Vaughan

Seasonal: May to October

It’s really no wonder that Canada’s Wonderland is Canada’s premiere amusement park. Read more…

Pickering Museum Village

905.683.8401

2365 Concession Road 6 Greenwood, ON L0H 1H0

Open from June until Labour Day

Nestled on the banks of Duffins Creek, Pickering Museum Village is the largest living history pioneer village in Durham Region, consisting of 19 heritage buildings from 1810-1920,… Read more…

Markham Museum

905-305-5970

9350 Markham Road, Markham

Year Round

Markham Museum offers a unique family and educational experience on its 25 acres of parkland, featuring over 20 historic buildings. Read more…

Casa Loma

416-923-1171

1 Austin Terrace, Toronto

Open Daily. Closed Dec 25

The House on the Hill, Casa Loma was the residence of Sir Henry Mill Pellatt, a Canadian Financier. Read more…

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

905-827-6911

1219 Burloak Drive, Oakville

As a provincial park located within the GTA, Bronte Creek Provincial Park is great family day trip destination for those in this area. Read more…

York-Durham Heritage Railway

19 Railway St, Uxbridge

Seasonal - June to Mid December

About York-Durham Heritage Railway The York-Durham Heritage Railway Association is a non-profit organization operated by volunteers. Read more…

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Doris McCarthy Trail

311

Ravine Dr & Bellehaven Crescent, Scarborough

Year Round, Dawn to Dusk

About Doris McCarthy Trail, Scarborough, Ontario, Canada Doris McCarthy Trail is a pathway that leads from Ravine Drive, off Kingston Road to the Lake Ontario through Gates Gulley. Read more…

Rouge Beach Park & Rouge Marsh

(905)713-6038

195 Rouge Hills Drive, Toronto

Year Round

Rouge River that flows from Oak Ridges Moraine to Lake Ontario, forms the provincially significant wetland, Lower Rouge Marsh at it southern end – where it meets… Read more…

Ashbridges Bay Park Toronto

Ashbridge’s Bay Park

416-392-CITY (2489)

Lake Shore Boulevard East, Toronto

Year Round

Named after Sarah Ashbridge,a British loyalist from Philadelphia, Ashbridge’s Bay Park was once part of a 5 sq. Read more…

Guild Park & Gardens

416-392-CITY (2489)

201 Guildwood Parkway Toronto M1P 4N7

Day Light Hours

A beautiful sculptural garden located along the Scarborough Bluffs, Guildwood Park, was home to Rosa Breithaupt Hewetson & Spencer Clark, who were patrons of arts and preservationists.… Read more…

A Pirate’s Life

416-476-3836

333 Lakeshore Boulevard East, Downtown, Toronto

Seasonal/ May/June Weekends Only July August 7 days a week, Sept/Oct Weekends

A Pirate’s Life provides interactive ‘pirate life’ theatrical experience with a boat cruise in a look-a-like 45 foot pirate ship around the Toronto Islands. Read more…

Royal Ontario Museum

416.586.8000

100 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C6

Year Round, Closed December 25

The Royal Ontario Museum is among the world’s leading museums of natural history, and of world cultures. Read more…

Art Gallery of Ontario

1-877-225-4246

317 Dundas Street West, Toronto, ON M5T 1G4

Year Round, Closed on Mondays

The Art Gallery of Ontario’s collection includes more than 80,000 works spanning the 1st century to the present-day. Read more…

Black Creek Pioneer Village

416-736-1733

1000 Murray Ross Parkway, Toronto, M3J 2P3

March Break & Daily from May 1 to Dec 23.

Discover what life was like in early Ontario, and get involved in the experience. Read more…

Ontario Science Centre

Ontario Science Centre

416-696-1000

770 Don Mills Road, Toronto, ON M3C 1T3

Year round, Closed Dec 25.

The Ontario Science Centre delights, informs, and challenges the communities it serve. Read more…

Dangerous Lagoon, Ripley's Aquarium of Canada

Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada

647 351 3474

288 Bremner Boulevard Toronto, ON M5V 3L9

365 days a year, 09:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Opened on October 16, 2013, Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada is the newest attraction in the heart of downtown Toronto, next to the CN Tower. Read more…

Rosetta McClain Gardens

311

5 Glen Everest Rd, Toronto

Year Round, Daily

Once a 40 acre Rumph farm, overlooking Scarborough Bluffs, the Rosetta McClain Garden was the property of Rosetta, daughter of Thomas McDonald West, owner and operator of… Read more…