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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love this square. Every corner is perfect for pictures. The big “Toronto” letters and the arcs are the most have pic.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Jenny_7801
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stay away at night, Toronto is a gang infested city with daily shooting, innocent victims among those targeted. Go the NYC, much safer

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Tony R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A day in the square for many yrs my late uncle was a councillor there for many yrs and had a great time having lunch there or skating as a kid even the tree lighting cermony in dec great memories

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mariannelofranco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nathan Philips Square is the most visited in the city. There are activities going on here all the time such as art fairs, music performances or farm markets. Tourist buses park here and there are many food trucks serving fast lunches. I often find myself...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank aesta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The square is in front of Toronto’s city hall and its main feature is the large “TORONTO” sign that is lit up at night. It’s a great place for taking photos. There are tables and benches in area but there isn’t much shade. There is...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Bill C
Reviewed September 3, 2019

Have restrooms in the area. Walked from CN tower here for picture of the Toronto Sign then easy walk to China town from here

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Trina S
Reviewed August 30, 2019

As city centre squares go, this is a pretty decent one. We arrived whilst an Indian street food festival was in full swing, which created a nice vibe and certainly enhanced our visit, but it seems like a nice spot regardless with a pleasant fountain,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Keenomanjaro
Reviewed August 21, 2019

Great location for photos as has a large TORONTO sign x This was a good introduction for the start of my photos on Day One 👍

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank EnglishGypsey123
Reviewed August 20, 2019

its beautiful little sqaure amidst the tall buildings. they always have some events going on also. good to sit around and try street food from local food trcuks

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hinhuk
Reviewed August 18, 2019

Excellent location to just chill with family and friends. Wonderful spots to take some pictures, enjoy your food or just relax!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Ashish D
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a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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July 18, 2019|
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Response from Debby059 | Reviewed this property |
Yes that week there is the Bollywood film festival but there are always lots of things going on around the city
August 1, 2018|
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Response from Betula103 | Reviewed this property |
Early afternoon on Tuesday 5th June it was not toocrowded.
March 21, 2018|
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Response from Marianna M | Reviewed this property |
It becomes a fountain in the Spring. So it won't be open when you go.