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Textile Museum of Canada

Textile Museum of Canada
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Type of Attraction
Museums
Neighborhood
Downtown
Interests That Apply
Art, Fashion, Shopping, History
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Price: $10-$15
Is there parking?: Limited
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Mobility Assistance Available: Wheelchair Elevator
Water/Drinks: Available at attraction or nearby.
Eating: This is NOT a good place to get a meal or snack.
Restrooms: Available
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Textile Museum of Canada

Textiles from the World Over


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Address: Phone:
55 Centre Ave
(at University Ave)
Toronto, ON M5G 2H5
+1 416 599 5321
Fax: +1 416 599 2911

Description

This one-of-a-kind museum features over 12,000 pieces including quitls, garments, carpets, and ceremonial objects from around the world. Though the collection begain in Mirvish Village, the museum is how housed in a 25,000-square food space in the heart of Toronto. The international collection of textiles includes pieces from China, Japan, Africa, Southeast and Central Asia, South and Central America, Europe, the Pacific, the U.S., and Canada.






Times & Dates

Open Hours: 11am-5pm, Thur-Tue; 11am-8pm, Wed
Visit Time: 1hr-2hr
Average Wait Time: None
Price: $10-$15
Payment Types: Traveler Checks, VISA, MASTERCARD, AMEX, BANKCARD

Exposure

Indoor with climate control.

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: St. Patrick
Best Modes of Transportation: Bicycle Bus Subway Train Walking
Notes: Dundas Streetcar.
Parking Availability: Limited
Average Price per Hour: $0-$5
Notes: Parking lots are within walking distance: directly adjacent the TMC to the north and south on Centre Avenue, on the northeast corner of Dundas Street and Centre Avenue, and at the foot of Chestnut Street. There is metered parking available as well.


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