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Funny

The service is friendly from the reception. I liked the place. I visited the place in winter, the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
teci2407
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Mexico City, Mexico
An annual Tradition

We take our family there once a year as a tradition. Always a great time, with excellent staff and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
wjphoto
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Smithville
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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.
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 days ago

The service is friendly from the reception. I liked the place. I visited the place in winter, the decoration is beautiful. They teach you their traditional dance and Christmas carols all with live music. Don´t forget to try the hot apple cider with a lemon...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank teci2407
Kelly P, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi teci2407, Thank you for your positive feedback regarding Black Creek Pioneer Village. The lemon cookies are our favourite, too! We are so glad you enjoyed your time in the Village and were able to participate in our wintertime programming. Happy Holidays!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The building of the facility is very good, but there were few staffs to demonstrate, I was disappointed.There were many buildings with nobody inside, so I could not ask a question.I'd like to make more experience of old time.The staff were very nice, but I...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We take our family there once a year as a tradition. Always a great time, with excellent staff and actors. Very kid and parent friendly. If you're a history buff, this place is for you too!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Kelly P, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi wjphoto, Thank you for your feedback regarding Black Creek Pioneer Village. We are glad you enjoyed your time with our friendly staff and were able to take in a history actor play!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to visit while staying at a nearby hotel as neither of us had been here since grade school. It's interesting to see how people used to live and how hard they worked. We bought some bread and cookies baked in a brick wood...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Kelly P, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello supertzar666, Thank you for your positive feedback regarding Black Creek Pioneer Village. We are glad you had the opportunity to try some of our Village-made baked goods; they are delicious!

Reviewed 4 November 2018

Although we've visited Toronto several times over recent years, the complex journey here via public transport always put us off visiting. Thanks to the extended subway this year though, we were delighted to be finally be able to make our first visit and it certainly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Kelly P, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Hello EJ G, Thank you for your positive feedback regarding Black Creek Pioneer Village. We are so happy you were able to take in the beauty of The Village and engage with our friendly and informative staff! We hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 4 November 2018

Beautiful place to take pics. It was gorgeous in the fall where there is an orchestra of colours. Both adults and kids would enjoy very much to walk the site, going through the village into different buildings eg. boots/shoes shop, post office, general store, doctors...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Princess R
Kelly P, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Hi Princess R, Thank you for your feedback regarding Black Creek Pioneer Village. Its is very true that the autumn colours of the trees are beautiful this time of year when walking among the historic buildings. We are glad you enjoyed your day trip to...More

Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

I haven't been to Pioneer Village in years, and when I heard there was a Haunted tour of the historic buildings I just couldn't resist, especially to start off my Halloween festivities! I went with a friend, when we arrived we were greeted by wonderful...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Kelly P, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Hi Bronte B, Thank you for your wonderful feedback regarding your Haunted Walk experience at Black Creek Pioneer Village. Our partners at Haunted Walks Toronto are excellent storytellers and really bring the site (and the dead) to life for our visitors!

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Had a great time with my friends. The tour guide Claire was a great storyteller. Even though it wasn’t scary (the buildings should have been creaking & making noises to go along with the atmosphere, including not having them super warm when outside was freezing),...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

Led by our fearless guide Ethan, we enjoyed a moonlit evening stroll around the grounds and through some of the historical buildings. Ethan expertly narrated spooky tales of ghostly encounters that had taken place around the village and homes. It was a nice small tour...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Kelly P, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi Vicki M, Thank you for your feedback regarding your Haunted Walk at Black Creek Pioneer Village. Our partners at Haunted Walks are incredibly kind and gifted storytellers! We are glad you enjoyed your spooky stroll through the Village.

Reviewed 22 October 2018

We took a group of Newcomer adult students to Black Creek Pioneer Village to learn about how the first settlers lived. They found it to be very informative and loved how it is a living museum. Our guides had lots of great information and stories...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sharon R
Kelly P, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi Sharon R, Thank you for your feedback regarding Black Creek Pioneer Village. We are glad you and your students enjoyed your informative and interesting trip to the Village!

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Yes it is very large with multiple building , awesome
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