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Allan Gardens Conservatory

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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So beautiful and wonderful to visit during all seasons!!!!

My brother and I got all our kids together to visit the conservatory on a cold Sunday afternoon... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Philip W
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Toronto, Canada
Beautiful Retreat

It is a good sized greenhouse with ample plants and displays, fun themes to each season or holiday... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Donated by a prominent local philanthropist, these gardens boast a beautiful glass-domed Victorian structure.
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19 Horticultural Ave | Between Jarvis, Sherbourne, Dundas and Gerrard Sts., Toronto, Ontario M5A 2P2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My brother and I got all our kids together to visit the conservatory on a cold Sunday afternoon. It is so beautiful and although it wouldn't seem like the right place to take toddlers, they had a wonderful time seeing the turtles and walking through...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Philip W
Reviewed 2 days ago

It is a good sized greenhouse with ample plants and displays, fun themes to each season or holiday. Try to visit during off peak hours so that you can avoid the crowding which happens due to the more narrow pathways, there are a handful of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ericatheriault
Reviewed 4 days ago

It seems that very little has changed over the past half a century since I've hung out at this historic location. The plants, the building's furnishings, and the amazing one of a kind glass architecture still leave me enthralled with Toronto's diverse architectural history.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andrew Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were in Toronto overnight recently. After having dinner with friends, enjoying the night lights, seeing the CN tower piercing the sky, then on to Eaton Centre's 3 storey Christmas tree, we decided that we needed some peace. Waking up the following...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sandram353
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Haven't been by when the conservatory was open, but the flowers,trees and dog par are all-around delightful.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank susan w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's so nice to find something free in a large city. It was lovely and I think we spent about two hours inside taking photos, walking around the displays. Very enjoyable. And free parking right outside so we could leave our coats in the car...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its good place to visit but it gets stuffy/hot in summers since its indoors. Theres a park to sit outside too

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

We absolutely loved this place. The playground is great (which my daughter loved) and the conservatory is really nice. We had such a great time and spent several hours there.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank David R
Reviewed 25 October 2018

It's free and you can see lots of species of plants and flowers there. I recommend to have thin clothes because it's very hot inside and the humidity is high.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Maria C
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Allan Gardens is a park and an indoor botanical garden with six greenhouses comprising over 16,000 square feet. The indoor conservatory features colourful plants and flowers from around the world. The colourful seasonal plants supplement the permanent plant collection of botanical importance since 1858. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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My belief would be that any organization which is not an animal rescue group would reject gifts of amphibians, animals, etc for fear of spreading bacterial disease among both the other amphibians or the flora.
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Response from betancourtlourdes | Reviewed this property |
And if you visit it during the winter is a lovely experience as everything inside is green and warm when outside is cold and white!
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