A wonderful historic site in High Park. Colborne Lodge, the home of John and Jemima Howard, is a look back into the Toronto of the 1850s - 1870s. All of Mr. Howard's land, along... read more
This rare Regency picturesque cottage is a graceful monument to John and...
This rare Regency picturesque cottage is a graceful monument to John and Jemima Howard, the couple who founded High Park. John Howard, one of Toronto's first architects, as well as a City engineer and surveyor, built Colborne Lodge in 1837.
Drop in and view the many original furnishings and artifacts and some of John Howard's own watercolours depicting images of early Toronto.
Colborne Lodge is one of 11 historic sites operated by the City of Toronto. Toronto's Historic Sites engage visitors, inspire passion, challenge ideas and connect the past to the present.