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Black Creek Pioneer Village

1000 Murray Ross Pky | (at Jane St.), Toronto, Ontario M3J 2P3, Canada
+1 416-736-1733
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History and serenity in the city.

This is our favourite place to visit in the autumn, when the leaves on the trees have turned... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Einekleine2015
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Toronto, Canada
Gem in the city

Black Creek pioneer village is one of my favorite places to go in the city. You take a step back... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hailey Z
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toronto
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With its 35 restored buildings from the 1860s, this village recreates Victorian-era pioneer life for visitors. Open Seasonally. Last day of operation for 2017 is December 23, 2017.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1000 Murray Ross Pky | (at Jane St.), Toronto, Ontario M3J 2P3, Canada
North York
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our favourite place to visit in the autumn, when the leaves on the trees have turned brilliant red, yellow, and orange. However, it is lovely and interesting at any time. The heritage buildings date from +/- 1850’s and have period furnishings, implements, and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Black Creek pioneer village is one of my favorite places to go in the city. You take a step back from the present and get to see how life was like in the past. They have cool events. Highly recommend Christmas by Lamplight. Went two...More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of Black Creek Pioneer Village and we are so glad you've been able to make the most of all the Black Creek programming including our Nightlife series! We are also introducing Goat Yoga on Thursday nights as part of our...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there during March break and the crime investigation ( Sherlock Holmes) activity was very interesting. Sherlock Holmes was very hilarious and helpful. We were there for nearly 3 hours and it was funMore

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your recent visit to the Village! If you liked our March Break Mystery Fun, you may enjoy some of our other special event throughout the year like Pirates & Princesses in May or...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is beautiful. The Crime Investigation activity during March break is very interesting and challenging. Lots to do with younger kids. Volunteers are very friendly and helpful.More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of Black Creek! we are so glad you enjoyed your visit during our March Break Mystery Fun with the Sherlock Holmes mystery! If you liked our March Break Special events, you may also be interested in our other special events...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

A great way to check out part of what Toronto and area was like back in Pioneer days. The “staff” dressed in costume are full of knowledge and always have great information of what life was like “way back in the day”. Be careful about...More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for your review of Black Creek! We are glad you enjoy your time at Black Creek! We appreciate you input regarding parking as well - it is a pay on exit system with $7 flat rate per vehicle. We thank you...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Step back into Pioneer Days and enjoy the village of Black Creek. Volunteers wear authentic clothing and do the chores with real old-time tools while you are there. A delicious lunch at the Half Way House (homemade bread and fare) delights everyone and is a...More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you for your review of Black Creek Pioneer Village! We are so glad you have enjoyed your visit to the Village and were able to experience 1860s life and the homemade bread at the Half Way House. The restaurant at the Inn makes and...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

I like Black Creek Pioneer Village but felt that it was very pricey for what we got. The dinner was okay and the different houses had minor entertainment. I recognize that many of these people are volunteers and don't want to discourage them. But I...More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you for your review of Black Creek Pioneer Village. We have noted your comments regarding price for your three course meal and admission into the Village as we take all feedback into consideration when planning future events. We do hope you were able to...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

A wonderful escape from the city. A real step back in time. Activities for children in the summer. Great quilt show in August. Great beer sold from their brewery. Lots of special events, like Halloween Hootenany - check out their great haunted shed. They really...More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you for your review of your visit to Black Creek Pioneer Village! we are so glad you have been able to enjoy some of our special events and the brewery! If you haven't experiences the Pioneer Harvest Festival or Christmas by Lamplight, we recommend...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Each house shows how butter was made, spinning wheels and ceramics with hosts all in historical dress. Samples are given out and how to make them. Hi he church is wonderful.

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you for your review of Black Creek! We are glad you enjoyed your visit to the Village and got to see the butter churning, wool spinning and other demonstrations at the Village that depict life in the 1860s!

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

It’s near York University. Now TTC operates the station to the place, just take Line 1 (Yonge-University) to Pioneer Village Station. There’s a student discount, 12 CAD. You can see lots of historical architectures in the 19th century. People also dressed in traditional clothes and...More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thank you for you review of Black Creek Pioneer Village! We are so glad you got to learn so much about Christmas traditions on your visit during our Family Christmas Weekends and thank you for your recommendation! We hope you are able to visit us...More

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It’s for every one... enjoy.
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There's a coffee shop as well as a gift shop. You May want to bring your own food.
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