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Edwards Gardens

Lawrence Ave. E. and Leslie St., Toronto, Ontario, Canada
+1 416-392-8186
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No - a former shell of what it used to be - a grand garden

Once the splendid showcase of Toronto Horticulture now a forgotten remnant. Thanks City of Toronto... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2016
B P
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Toronto, Canada
Floral Beauty

A beautiful place to walk through and admire the magnificent trees and flowers. Excellent... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2016
brondell
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Toronto, Canada
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Garden enthusiasts will enjoy a stroll through this manicured landscape.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
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Lawrence Ave. E. and Leslie St., Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

Once the splendid showcase of Toronto Horticulture now a forgotten remnant. Thanks City of Toronto lack of funding for what matters - where the hell did the budget go to from here? Used to be the "go to" for what Toronto has to offer in...More

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Reviewed 20 December 2016

A beautiful place to walk through and admire the magnificent trees and flowers. Excellent restaurant available. Farmers' market are set up on Thursdays during the summer selling fresh bread, farm grown vegetables and even amazing maple syrup.

Thank brondell
Reviewed 19 December 2016

wknds tends to be very busy, but during the week, its the best time for walking. great for photography, lots of wedding parties on the wknds. Very pet & children friendly. Lots of families walking on wknds.

Thank sunnybeach2010
Reviewed 24 November 2016

I feel like doing some falls hiking with a few friends, so we decided to go to Edwards Gardens. The scenery was amazing, everywhere we walk is filled with golden leafs. It was so nice!

1  Thank Sheila L
Reviewed 22 November 2016

A very small park but there are many flowers when Spring Summer time and Autumn. Suitable for kids, couples, friend for walking and relaxing. There are a big parking area easy to park.

1  Thank 20,130,124
Reviewed 18 November 2016

It's beautiful and there are some nice trails for hiking and biking, taking your dog out on a picnic. Lovely. The only problem is that there are some parts of the trail and seem deserted and a little scary. Also, there is no lighting, so...More

1  Thank PersianBelle
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Edwards Gardens is known for horticulture. But it's really a nice place to start a nice walk or cycle.

Thank RMando
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I went with a group of friends to enjoy the trees, flowers, and shrubbery and ended up seeing birds, wood chucks, squirrels of course, and some geese. There were kids in strollers with grandparents, couples in love and people like us, just a bunch of...More

Thank edithann2015
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Edwards Gardens, particularly in late Spring, is a lovely way to spend an afternoon. There are many walking paths, benches and even a good outdoor cafe.

Thank myraevans1942
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Easily accessible by public transport. Very tranquil and beautiful with lots of different plants and garden types. The creek is very lovely. Great place for engagement photos. Every time I come here, I leave feeling in awe of nature and it's variety and beauty.

Thank UrbanTraveller F
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lorrrein
28 December 2017|
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Response from mikeheydon13 | Reviewed this property |
The beauty of the gardens are best seen in the warmer weather when the plants are blooming.
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parvaneh m
11 November 2017|
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Response from CELTICFAN65 | Reviewed this property |
Garden Etiquette For everyone’s enjoyment of the gardens, your safety, the comfort of others and the protection of the gardens: PLEASE… Stay on the designated paths and out of the planting beds. Do not climb trees... More
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Hannah Shane E
19 October 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
It is not necessary. I have never done so but I have noticed people walking with guides and it would be interesting to do this.
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