8937
Ontario
Signature City Toronto
Walk the streets of Old Town Toronto with a historian, visiting must-see cultural sites, learning about iconic architecture, exploring renowned museums and tasting traditional cuisine.
Rating (5)
Program No. 8937RJ
Length
6 days
Starts at
1,395
Getting There
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At a Glance

Discover how Toronto has become a unique urban success story. Traverse the city with prominent Torontonians as they contrast the dynamics of Toronto to other cities. Examine world treasures at the Art Gallery of Ontario, uncover a few billion years of history at the Royal Ontario Museum, explore the entertainment district and learn the historical significance of Chinatown on expert-led walks. Indulge in diverse culinary delights that reflect the intriguing cultural diversity and rich texture of the city.
Activity Level
Varies by date
Varies by date. Moderate: These programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours. Active: Walking up to two miles daily over paved surfaces (up to three miles on Day 4); some stairs. Standing up to one hour on field trips. Use of public transportation.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Discover Old Town Toronto with a noted historian who reveals hidden gems that are often overlooked.
  • Explore some of Toronto's multicultural neighborhoods and indulge in diverse culinary delights.
  • Examine the city’s urban architecture, including Daniel Libeskind’s dramatic and controversial expansion of the Royal Ontario Museum.
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Bruce Bell
Bruce Bell — journalist, author, playwright, actor and curator — is considered Toronto’s most famous historian and was named the Official Historian of St. Lawrence Hall by the city of Toronto. An award-winning playwright, he also published “Amazing Tales of St. Lawrence Neighbourhood” and “TORONTO: A Pictorial Celebration.” Bruce’s mission is to tell Toronto’s history through his writings and lectures, including his sold-out shows at Toronto’s famed Winter Garden Theatre.
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Bruce Bell
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