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Distillery Historic District

55 Mill St, Toronto, Ontario M5A 3C4, Canada
+1 416-364-1177
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Toronto Distillery District Walking Tour
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30-Minute Distillery District Segway Tour in Toronto
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1-Hour Distillery History District by Segway
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The Distillery District is an internationally acclaimed village of brick-lined streets and dozens of vibrantly restored Victorian Industrial buildings. It’s one of Ontario’s hottest tourist attractions and home to live theatres, galleries, fashion, design and jewelry boutiques, unique cafes and award-winning restaurants. It’s all completely closed to traffic and just a few minutes walk from downtown Toronto.
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“christmas market” (518 reviews)
“art galleries” (286 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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55 Mill St, Toronto, Ontario M5A 3C4, Canada
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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

A great spot to while away an afternoon. Great for families, couples or flying solo. My husband and I took in a play that was excellent. The restaurants serve good food at reasonable prices and there are interesting shops and galleries for brousing! Christmas is...More

Thank RegencyJan
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I love going here whether its just my girlfriend and I or with friends. Lots of great restaurants but make sure to make a reservation if there is something going on that day. The Christmas market tends to be very busy on the weekends so...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Haven't been here in a year. But it's always nice to walk around & peek inside the shops. Lots of cool shops.

Thank MichK41
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the Christmas market. I find weeknights and first thing in the day best. The kids enjoyed Santa this year and it's a great opportunity to get in to the spirit of Christmas.

Thank 1,847
Reviewed 13 February 2017

i live in this city and never found the hipster love of this place very authentic or worth the bizarre drive to get there

Thank aaqq2014
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Our work set us up with dinner and a tour of the distillary district in December 2016. The tour guide was excellent and even in the cold temperatures it was a great experience. Did not know alot of the history of the area before going...More

Thank WPickles
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Enjoyed the newest attraction to the Distillery Districk - the 1st ever Toronto Light Fest. Great light displays, interesting and engaging. A little bit for every age group to enjoy. For couples, for travellers, for families, for explorers - check it out!

Thank fishiana
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Perhaps it was the fact we visited in January, or maybe just wrong time wrong place, but while the area itself had charm and character, it seemed dull and quiet. While we didn't expect it to be bustling with crowds, the shops were sporadically scattered...More

Thank 8bit_ginge
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Was here for the festival of lights. Lots of old buildings and each building is named after what it was during its time as a working distillery. They have lots of nice stores in them and restaurants now. You can even see The Distillery in...More

Thank Lynne T
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Didn't see what all the fuss was about. Don't go at night, (even to the light show - very disappointing compared to the hype). Most of the strores were closed, lighting was poor. Bricks were real. If you like bricks - go.

Thank osteopathy2015
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rissy821
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Parking is a bit of a challenge anytime but during the week the south west parking lots are a good place to start . There is some street parking North and east of the east entrance but usually very scarce.
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Hi, Welcome to Toronto! you can download toronto parking apps including green P app and also when in Toronto look for multiple green parking sign (a green rown sign with a P inside) or the flat rate parking. The rates are... More
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Response from Valerie S | Reviewed this property |
If it's art galleries you want, Queen West might be a better bet. It's a stretch of Queen St. west of downtown. TripAdvisor won't let me post a link, but google "Queen West galleries" for what's happening at the moment... More
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