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Nathan Phillips Square

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100 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M5H 2N1, Canada
+1 416-203-2600
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A Gem in Toronto for the masses

We were here for the July 1/2017 weekend. Lots of Bands, indigenous dancers, a symphony orchestra... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
alexandermayk
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Midland, Canada
Toronto sign

Only great thing here is the Toronto sign. But we were there on a day they were repelling down... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
BelaN74
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Mississauga, Canada
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“city hall” (102 reviews)
“skating rink” (33 reviews)
“food trucks” (32 reviews)
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100 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M5H 2N1, Canada
Downtown
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

We were here for the July 1/2017 weekend. Lots of Bands, indigenous dancers, a symphony orchestra, etc., etc., etc. for 3 days. Fireworks were launched from here and were very good. A great venue for Toronto and close to everything downtown including the PATH.

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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Only great thing here is the Toronto sign. But we were there on a day they were repelling down city hall. You don't see that everyday.

Thank BelaN74
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Good area for walking around and sightseeing. The U of Toronto is very close by. Lots of great food trucks when we came by the area on Canada day. The area could be great for picnic lunches.

Thank nononesense
Reviewed 30 June 2017

The iconic square is home to the Toronto sign with the new addition of a maple leaf. Great place for tourists to stop and take pictures and a great place to ice skate in the winter. Canada celebrations should be quite spectacular!

Thank Dan D
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

I've been here for many many times and I enjoy every moment here! I've been here alone, with my husband and with my dad... aaaaaaand we enjoyed each time. If you are in Toronto then it's a must visit place!

Thank Neha M
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I went there twice but both during day time. I wanted to visit there at night but the night is so slow to arrive and I was tired before then. The sun only sets at 9:30pm. This place is good to hang out with friends....More

Thank Goo H
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This square is located in front of Toronto City Hall and is very pretty. There is the classic Toronto sign, arches, Supreme Court of Justice, and a mirror pool. After taking pictures by the sign, the only other thing to really do is grab some...More

1  Thank ciarbucks
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This is an iconic site to visit when you come to Toronto. Within the last couple of years, they installed an enormous Toronto Sign that lights up. Events happen frequently, it host performances sometimes and Blue Jay games on the big screen during the playoffs....More

Thank bizzyhuppy
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Toronto City Hall concrete plaza with a waterfall and a multi-coloured TORONTO sign in the background. There is a large underground city-operated parking lot with reasonable pricing if you need a place to put your car.

Thank Fantom_Gormay
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This is the picture everyone takes in front of the big multicolored TORONTO letters sign. You could grab some lunch from a food truck and eat it here by the fountain in the summer or come here for some outdoor ice skating in the winter!

Thank Rebecca S
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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
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Tegkct
5 July 2017|
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Response from Hesom3 | Reviewed this property |
No, but you can try to find a parking on the street. It's very easy by metro and it's not expensive.
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MMGLA
16 June 2017|
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Response from FFalls | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure that they shut off if they do then it would be in the wee hours. I have been there at 12 ish and lit up. So evening shots are popular.
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MMGLA
16 June 2017|
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Response from William B | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately the latest we have been in that area was dusk. However I believe would stay lit till late as the area is close to entertainment district and gets walk thrus Hopefully someone that has been in the area late... More
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