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Toronto Music Garden, Ontario

 
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Distance from city center: 10.2mi
erato's pictureby erato History & Culture travel tip
added on the 28th of September, 2010
What could be better than walking on the beautiful waterfront of Toronto? The answer is doing that along Toronto Music Garden. I've heard somewhere that that the only problem with life is that there is not background music. Well, it's not true here.

A famous cellist and a landscape designer joined forces to create this great park invoking Bach's Suite no.1 for Cello. You can rent an audio tour for the garden for about $4 and enjoy the wonderful music while walking in this special park. It's a must visit in Toronto!

Address:
475 Queens Quay W, Toronto, ON M5V, Canada

Price:
The park is free, audio tour is about $4.

 
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andra88 wrote on Sep 28, 2010 13:26:
There are great summer concerts from June to September from flamenco to Chinese music. Wonderful ambiance. :)Reply
 
 
 
 
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