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Market Square

Market Square
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Type of Attraction
Streets & Squares
Neighborhood
Downtown
Interests That Apply
History, Local Culture, Architecture, Photography, Shopping
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Price: Free
Is there parking?: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Water/Drinks: Available at attraction or nearby.
This is a good place to get: Snacks Dinner Lunch Breakfast
Restrooms: Available
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Market Square

Meeting of Past and Present



Address: Phone:
92 Front Street East
(at Church)
Toronto, ON M5E 1C4
+1 416 392 7219

Description

Past and present come together in this thriving, bustling area located between Church and Jarvis on Front Street. Here you'll find historic structures such as the St. Lawrence Market intermingling with modern high rise dwellings and offices like the nearby BCE Place and the Market Square apartment complex. A walkway connects the north side of Market Square to the Toronto Sculpture Garden and St James Cathedral. The area teems with second-hand and antique shops and it's a short walk down to the waterfront and the multi-event Harbourfront Centre.






Times & Dates

Open Hours: 8am-6pm, Tues-Thurs; 8am-7pm, Fri; 5am-5pm, Sat
Notes: Individual business hours vary.
Visit Time: 30min-1hr
Average Wait Time: None
Price: Free

Exposure

Outdoor with little or no covering.

Age Recommendations/Requirements

Ages Admitted: Infants/Toddlers (0-3yrs), Children (4-8yrs), Pre-teen (9-12yrs), Teen, Adult, Senior
Ages that would most enjoy this attraction: Pre-teen (9-12yrs), Teen, Adult, Senior
Groups that would most enjoy this attraction: Couples, Families, Friends, Groups, Solo Travelers

Transportation

Nearest Train or Bus: King
Best Modes of Transportation: Walking
Notes: King Streetcar
Parking Availability: Yes
Notes: See website for a full map of all parking within a four-minute walk from the market.


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