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Interesting “art” by the shoreline

We found photos on Social Media and since the three wave decks were within walking distance from... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
SGMomof3
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Hawaii
via mobile
Interesting artwork along a waterfront walk

One of a couple of Boardwalk art pieces along the waterfront walkway. The wavedecks add some... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
NormLWat
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Waterloo, Canada
via mobile
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9 Jun 2018
“Interesting “art” by the shoreline”
7 Jun 2018
“Not really a tourist site”
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We found photos on Social Media and since the three wave decks were within walking distance from where we were, we visited them. We went to the Simcoe and Rees wave decks so my teens could take fun pics. Simcoe was the highest and most...More

Thank SGMomof3
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

This is really just a artistically styled piece of boardwalk, rather than a tourist destination. But it’s nice enough to walk past or across I suppose.

Thank Barry & Julie J
Reviewed 7 June 2018

This place is more of an anomaly than a true tourist site. It is nice how they made some art of the boardwalk and synthesized the idea of land and water, but it is not something to see in itself, more of something to notice...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

This is city sponsored artwork. Waste of my tax dollars. Please come and visit and spend some money somewhere.

Thank giffenk
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

One of a couple of Boardwalk art pieces along the waterfront walkway. The wavedecks add some culture to the beautiful waterfront.

Thank NormLWat
Reviewed 17 April 2017

One of 3 wavedecks we passed along Queens Quay W, from Toronto Music Garden to Purina PawsWay. As already pointed out here on TripAdvisor, Simcoe WaveDeck is the more visually appealing compared to either Spadina WaveDeck or Rees WaveDeck. This attraction is a magnet for...More

Thank baroom
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Of the few wavedecks along harbourfront, this is most distinct as it has the largest "wave". Its a nice piece of work...no wonder it is listed as a site to be photographed. There was no skateboarder there when I visited though.

Thank HotEarth
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Well this is a fun art installation that you can walk on, that being said you need to watch where you are walking or you could easily trip. Folks on roller blades were having the most fun on this! The idea is a deck area...More

Thank sarahpWiltshire
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Bizarre modern art. Kids and skate boarders seem to enjoy it. Don't try to walk on it, unless you like challenges.

Thank J-from-Marysville
Reviewed 18 October 2015

Sorta interesting if you are walking along the Queen's Quay Road and see some warped weathered deck along the harbor sidewalk. Curious, but we couldn't actually figure why the guardrails were across the middle of the path. Interesting, that at the time of this writing,...More

Thank John F
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Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
...More
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