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Royal Bank Plaza

Royal Bank Plaza
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Type of Attraction
Buildings & Monuments, Shopping Areas & Stores
Neighborhood
Downtown
Interests That Apply
Architecture, Shopping, Fashion
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Price: Free
Is there parking?: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Mobility Obstacles: Stairs
Mobility Assistance Available: Elevator
Water/Drinks: Available at attraction or nearby.
This is a good place to get: Snacks Dinner Lunch Breakfast
Restrooms: Available
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Royal Bank Plaza

4,000 Windows of Gold


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Address: Phone:
200 Bay Street
Toronto, ON M5J 2J5
+1 416 974 3940
Fax: +1 416 974 8129

Description

If you could somehow steal this plaza you would walk away with more than a million dollars worth of gold. Each of the 4,000 windows (the most of any building in the world) has gold baked right in, acting as a heat insulator for the two towers. The building, completed in 1977, is home to many shops and services, from upscale fashion to bookstores and the unique Wonderful & Whites shop. The towers (one 41 storeys, the other 26), linked by a glass walkway, are situated above the PATH system and are therefore easily accessible from underground.






Times & Dates

Open Hours: Hours vary by business
Notes: Individual business hours may vary.
Visit Time: 30min-1.5hr
Average Wait Time: None
Price: Free

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: Adult, Senior
Groups that would most enjoy this attraction: Couples, Friends, Groups, Solo Travelers

Transportation

Nearest Train or Bus: Union
Notes: You can take King Streetcar.
Parking Availability: Yes


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