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Kensington Market

Kensington Market
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Type of Attraction
Markets & Bazaars
Neighborhood
Central
Interests That Apply
Fashion, Local Culture, History, Shopping, Culinary Arts, Photography
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Price: Free
Is there parking?: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Mobility Obstacles: Busy/High traffic
Notes: Overall, the market is accessible. However, traffic may be high, and not all vendors are easy to reach. See website or e-mail ahead for specifics.
Water/Drinks: Available at attraction or nearby.
This is a good place to get: Snacks Dinner Lunch Breakfast
Restrooms: Available
Notes: Many of the cafes have accessible public restrooms, at least for the price of a coffee.
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Kensington Market

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Address:
67 Kensington Ave
(at Dundas Street West)
Toronto, ON M5T 2K2

Description

Known in the 1930s as the Jewish Market, Kensington today is an awesome display of the city's multi-ethnicity. Here you will find shops packed with products from Europe, the Middle East, South America, the Caribbean, Africa and Asia—and you will hear dozens of languages spoken. A visit to this market is like taking a trip around the world! With more than 100 shops in all selling everything from second-hand clothing to fresh produce, from exotic pastries to art objects and furniture, you won't go away empty-handed.






Times & Dates

Open Hours: 11am-7pm, daily (Some shops open earlier)
Notes: Times vary by vendor; see website for details.
Visit Time: 1hr-3hr
Average Wait Time: None
Price: Free

Exposure

Outdoor with some 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: Infants/Toddlers (0-3yrs), Children (4-8yrs), 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: Queens Park
Best Modes of Transportation: Walking
Notes: Spadina and Bathurst Streetcars pass nearby.
Parking Availability: Yes


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