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Black Creek Pioneer Village, Toronto, Ontario

 
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Distance from city center: 6.7mi
zsoldicsa's pictureby zsoldicsa History & Culture travel tip
added on the 27th of September, 2010
I think Black Creek Pioreer Village is one of the greatest attractions of Toronto. The original village was founded 1816 by a newlywed settler couple. Now it has got more than 30 builgings and it's a living museum of the 19th century settler life.

There are actual people in the village, dressed in period cloths and using period tools for sewing, transport, sheep shearing etc. They even have a working mill and you can buy all homemade products at the local store. You can visit each of the households, go into the houses and touch and try the items, it's great.

They have a restaurant in the village, opened from 11AM to 3PM, if you would get hungry and are not too deeply sinked into the admiration of village life, which, by the way, would be completely understandable.

Address:
1000 Murray Ross Pkwy, Toronto, ON M3J 2Z3, Canada

Price:
Adult: $15
Students and Seniors: $14
Children: $11

Opening Hours:
Check the site.

On the web:
http://www.blackcreek.ca/

 
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szbogi wrote on Sep 27, 2010 13:21:
You will need a lot of time to see everything. Start early and wear comfortable shoes and cloths.Reply
 
 
 
 
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