Things to Do in Ontario

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Even the weariest luggage schleppers can recharge at :10 Minute Manicure, a chain offering breezy mini-spa treatments at dozens of airports around North... Read More

Let Shirley Lum, culinary historian, company founder, and gastronome, guide you through Toronto as you've never seen it. Since 1993, she's been offering... Read More

The Aga Khan Museum is dedicated to offering guests a glimpse of beautifully curated Islamic art, Iranian art, and Muslim culture in Toronto. The museum... Read More

Most trips take expert planning, and even more so in the challenging Arctic Circle environment. Trusted by Disney, IMAX, and National Geographic, Arctic... Read More

The airport’s jostling crowds make it easy to forget that Toronto’s landscapes were once completely inhabited by Inuit peoples, like the... Read More

This Frank Gehry updated art museum houses over 80,000 works spanning the first century to present day. A revolving roster of exhibits, from Davie Bowie... Read More

Since leading its first tour in 1966, Butterfield has built a reputation for its active-luxury travel. With the belief that the best way to travel is by... Read More

Located inside Stephen Bulger Gallery in the Queen Street West arts district, Camera is a small rentable theater with a six-by-eight-foot screen... Read More

This is one Canada's leading not-for-profit contemporary theater companies, located in a historic brick-and-beam venue. Matthew Jocelyn is the company's... Read More

Centre Island is a short ferry ride away from the bustling city. Sitting between Ward's Island and Hanlan's Point, once on the island, you can rent... Read More

At 1,815-feet and 5-inches, the CN Tower is the world's tallest free-standing tower (defined as a building where less than 50% of the construction is... Read More

Hidden behind a narrow storefront in Little Portugal, this unassuming bar is marked by a large sign that reads Nazare Snack Bar (the building’s... Read More

Founded by Sara Parisotto and Hamid Samad, Commute Home sells original furniture and home accessories. Located in The Annex neighborhood, the shop has... Read More

Chef-owned and operated, the Culinary Adventure Company delivers the culinary and historical diversity of the city in unique, tasty ways. You can... Read More

Travelers kill stopover time with a trip back to the late-Jurassic period (150 million years ago). Pearson's Terminal 1 is home to a diorama showcasing... Read More

Christmas markets have been happening since the early 1400s in Germany, where they originated. Today, you can get into the season every winter at the... Read More

The namesake store of the trendy Drake Hotel, this nontraditional gift shop sells a wide array of unusual souvenirs, original antiques, local art, and... Read More

Where It Is: Lake Huron’s icy waters preserve sunken ships for decades with little disturbance. Fathom Five Marine Park, a land and water reserve... Read More

Whether you're up for a group or private walking tour of one of Toronto's tastier neighborhoods, or a customized event to wow a group, Foodies on Foot... Read More

Opened in 2006, the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts was specifically built for opera and ballet performances with an emphasis on outstanding... Read More

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The only Canadian museum dedicated solely to ceramics, the Gardiner showcases a collection of more than 3,000 pieces, ranging from ancient Mayan... Read More

Displayed in Terminal 1, this glimmering, double-sided figure was created by local sculptor Harold Town in 1963. Comprised of 60 individual panels of... Read More

Every year, Hot Docs offers a stellar line-up of more than 200 films from Canada and beyond to an appreciative audience of more than 200,000. It's North... Read More

Located in Beaconsfield Village along Ossington Ave., this stylish boutique is known for its luxe tees and sweats, artfully draped dresses and... Read More

When you tire of stuffy airport smells, a stroll into this meadow-fresh Canadian bath-and-beauty chain does wonders. The products here are made largely... Read More

This quirky gallery and boutique is known for its offbeat exhibitions and designer home furnishings. Launched in 2007, MOTI was one of the first... Read More

For five days every June, NXNE celebrates, first and foremost, music. Panels, screenings, parties, showcases, and installations are the name of the game... Read More

Established in 1876 by the Ontario Society of Artists, the Ontario College of Art & Design (OCAD) in downtown Toronto has grown to become the third... Read More

The Pride Week Toronto festival is North America's largest Pride celebration, with members represented from various communities. Two of the big draws... Read More

Architect Peter Smith, winner of the Governor-General's Award for his theater designs, was able to build a large, modern auditorium—with a huge stage... Read More

A stones throw from University of Toronto's main campus, Queen's Park is the home of the Ontario Legislature. The oval-shaped landmark includes a north... Read More

Located in Terminal 1 of Toronto Pearson International Airport, this offshoot of the Colorado-based sweet shop sells a huge selection of handmade... Read More

The Royal Ontario Museum, located near Queen’s Park and the University of Toronto, attracts over a million people each year. Opened to the public in... Read More

Pop for tickets at the seven-month-long festival, renowned for its Shakespearean, classical, and contemporary performances. Read More

Enjoy the end of summer at the Toronto Cider Festival. Showcasing the country's best hard ciders, you can sample and sip your way through, while... Read More

Since its start in 1975, Toronto International Film Festival has grown to become one of world’s best, considered by many to be second only to Cannes.... Read More

Canada's biggest airport hosts an average of 32 million passengers, and 400,000 flights per year. Pearson's two terminals, the somewhat confusingly... Read More

Frequent flyer miles aren't required to access this fee-entry airport lounge that's located on Level 3 of Terminal 1 in the International Departures... Read More

Located within the Sheraton Gateway Hotel, which adjoins Pearson International Airport's Terminal 3, this small salon has a menu of pampering services... Read More

Located in Beaconsfield Village, Virginia Johnson's eponymous shop showcases the illustrator and textile artist's silkscreens on a variety of... Read More

This downtown cocktail bar takes its style cues from Manhattan's circa-1950s and -60s cocktail lounges with sleek black booths and wallpaper featuring... Read More

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