Top things to do in Toronto

Top Choice Market in Old Town, Corktown & Distillery District

St Lawrence Market Complex

Old York's sensational St Lawrence Market has been a neighborhood meeting place for over two centuries. The restored, high-trussed 1845 South Market houses more than 120 specialty food stalls and shops: cheese vendo…
Top Choice Tower in Entertainment & Financial Districts

CN Tower

Toronto's iconic CN Tower, a communications spire and a marvel of 1970s engineering, looks like a giant concrete hypodermic needle. Riding one of the glass elevators up what was once the world's highest freestanding…
Top Choice Museum in Yorkville & the Annex

Royal Ontario Museum

Opened in 1914, the multidisciplinary ROM is Canada's biggest natural-history museum and one of the largest museums in North America. You'll either love or loathe the synergy between the original heritage buildings …
Top Choice Gallery in Kensington Market & Chinatown

Art Gallery of Ontario

The AGO houses collections both excellent and extensive (bring your stamina). Renovations of the facade, designed by the revered Frank Gehry and completed in 2008, impress at street level: it's like looking at a hug…
Top Choice Park in East Toronto & Rosedale

Evergreen Brick Works

Famed for the transformation of its once-deteriorating heritage buildings into a prime location for all things geotourism, this dynamic, LEED-certified environmental center and park hosts interactive workshops and c…
Top Choice Area in Old Town, Corktown & Distillery District

Distillery District

Centered on the 1832 Gooderham and Worts distillery – once the British Empire's largest – the 5-hectare Distillery District is one of Toronto's best downtown attractions. Its Victorian industrial warehouses have bee…
Top Choice Theater in Downtown Yonge

Elgin & Winter Garden Theatre

This restored masterpiece is the world's last operating Edwardian double-decker theater. Celebrating its centennial in 2013, the Winter Garden was built as the flagship for a vaudeville chain that never really took …
Top Choice Gallery in Toronto

McMichael Canadian Art Collection

Handcrafted buildings (including painter Tom Thomson’s cabin, moved from its original location), set amid 40 hectares of conservation trails, contain works by Canada’s best-known landscape painters, the Group of Sev…
Top Choice Arts Center in Waterfront

Harbourfront Centre

An artistic powerhouse, this 4-hectare complex educates and entertains Toronto's community through a variety of year-round performances, events and exhibits. The center is made up of more than two dozen waterfront v…
Top Choice Ice Hockey in Toronto

Toronto Maple Leafs

The 13-time Stanley Cup–winning Maple Leafs slap the puck around Scotiabank Arena. Every game sells out with fiery fans – hockey is intrinsic to the culture, after all – but a limited number of same-day tickets go o…