We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Old City Hall

Is this your business?
60 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M5H 2M3, Canada
+1 416-338-0338
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Toronto Private Tour
More Info
and up
Private Toronto Guided City Tour
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
60 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M5H 2M3, Canada
+1 416-338-0338
Write a Review
Reviews (188)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

It's basically a building that you pass on your way to either 1) Nathan Phillips Square & the TORONTO sign OR 2) the Eaton Centre. It is interesting to see to compare it to New City Hall (behind Nathan Phillips Square), but it's not a...More

Thank 01BriLee72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This plaza is a beautiful place to visit. It is located across from the Sheraton hotel. It has a beautiful water pool with fountains. If you are hungry... there are always nice restaurants near by, or if you wish to have a quick meal.... there...More

Thank Joshua B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Beautiful building, it's like a castle in the middle of this bustling city!Nice contrast to the new city hall just across the street!Take some pictures as its architecture will astonish you.It gives let's say some taste of Europe in this North American city!

Thank George19802013
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The building itself is absolutely stunning from the outside but the inside is dark and old. It's a courthouse and it also houses Mental Health Court in the basement. It definitely needs upgrading. Anyone can go inside and sit in court to watch and learn.

Thank DoggiePandaFamily
Reviewed 29 March 2017

One of the "hearts" of the city, The Old City Hall will make you smile. Where people hang out together, you can skating during the winter or enjoy a show on the summer. Very convenient location as well, right beside the Eaton Centre.

Thank Tathy_Nit
Reviewed 25 February 2017

If you're in Toronto, definitely check this place out, even just for a few minutes. It's super gorgeous!

Thank Sara R
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Very old building in downtown Toronto. Across the street from our new City Hall. Centrally located in the heart of downtown Toronto. Tours available.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We dropped by later in the afternoon; the security guard indicated the building was closed, but that we were welcome to wander around the entrance area as much as we want - he indicated that the rest of the building wasn't as interesting. Stunning amount...More

Thank Roland J
Reviewed 27 December 2016

This wonderful building acts as a court house. Walking inside of it is pure pleasure. Lots of marble. You feel like you are walking through history. The courtrooms are amazing and usually contain a very unique feature.

Thank Uxcanuk
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We have visited the Old City Hall while we have been visiting the City on our way from Montreal. You can see the contract in architecture when you compare both the old and the new one in retrospective. Tip: Make sure you visit the "small...More

Thank hondras007
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
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
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
426 reviews
.13 km away
401 reviews
.15 km away
Quinn's Steakhouse
392 reviews
.14 km away
Osgoode Hall Restaurant
41 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby Attractions
CF Toronto Eaton Centre
2,088 reviews
.23 km away
Nathan Phillips Square
558 reviews
.04 km away
New City Hall
335 reviews
.03 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
can we visit the old city hall Toronto? is it open to public? what is the opening hours? will there be admission fee? thanks a lot
25 August 2016|
Response from Chris6115 | Reviewed this property |
I am not 100% sure of the opening and closing times although it's definitely open between the hours of 10:00 until 16:00. There is a small charge for the tour which we found very interesting and well worth the money. Hope... More
What time does bail court start on a Sunday at old city Hall?
1 November 2015|
Response from B3autyQu33n69 |
What time does bail court start at on Sunday at old city hall?