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Back in Toronto for 36 hours

We were back in Toronto after 3 years but this time just for 36 hours on our way to Jamaica. We... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ashley A
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Great location that is super accessible

It's very easy to get there. You can drive and find reasonably priced parking right beneath the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Multicultural R
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were back in Toronto after 3 years but this time just for 36 hours on our way to Jamaica. We were staying with friends in Ajax and drove into Toronto on a Friday. We then walked around for a while and reached Nathan Phillips...More

Thank Ashley A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Loads of photo opportunities around the square here. The water feature, arches, Toronto sign and more as well as the City Halls and skyscrapers too . Craft stalls to peruse and fast food stalls for the hungry. Well worth the visit here.

Thank Gauldie2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great square with lots to see and do surrounding it. City Hall and park near by, the "Toronto" sign is here.

Thank Markus B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This square looks good in the evening with lights but in the day time, it's a square with buildings all around and the Toronto sign that makes for great photos. There is skating in the winter. But in the heat of summer not much shade...More

Thank Usia2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Nathan Phillips Square because they have live music,, food trucks,, big fountain,, bird feeding,, lots of seating for people watching etc. - I always go there, whenever I'm in Toronto, just to sit and relax, and take in the sounds, smells, and sights...More

Thank AnneM852
Reviewed 1 week ago

This large public square in front of Toronto City Hall is a very popular spot. The Toronto sign is located here (great for selfies) along with a pool (no swimming) which in the winter is converted to an ice rink (skate rental available). In the...More

Thank trainfan2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very interesting place to visit. There is a lot of history involved in this place. It sure is a great option.

Thank Darci Gilmar A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's very easy to get there. You can drive and find reasonably priced parking right beneath the Square, or even walk up from Union Station. For performers it falls short. There is only one washroom inside the building (change room), so it's never available. Parking...More

Thank Multicultural R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The square is central and easy to access on foot. It is the home of the famous "Toronto" sign that everyone has their photo taken against. It was extremely busy during the day, despite the 88 degree heat, but it is also surrounded by some...More

Thank CumfyCritter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it's a bunch of office buildings inside a cool square with pretty good food trucks. it's not really a place for tours or anything, definitely a run and grab what you need. government office.

Thank Donna E
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1 August 2018|
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Response from kris-goes-places | Reviewed this property |
We found it to be not too busy during the weekdays - there are lots of people around but it was not too overcrowded. Pay attention to whether there are any festivals or events - it does get very crowded when there is... More
21 March 2018|
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Response from Marianna M | Reviewed this property |
It becomes a fountain in the Spring. So it won't be open when you go.
19 December 2017|
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Response from Jerry S |
$3 / 0.5 hours, Maximum $20 during the day