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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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Was actually for Mother's Day not couples lol

We loved it, was so interesting and informative, the homes and buildings all excellently preserved... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
194leonl
via mobile
You have to engage with the character players to learn and have fun

The tin smith was very good. He explained to us the origin of the hurricane lamp with a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jessica G
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With its 35 restored buildings from the 1860s, this village recreates Victorian-era pioneer life for visitors.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 17:00
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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 via mobile

We loved it, was so interesting and informative, the homes and buildings all excellently preserved! Definitely a must do in Toronto! Along with brewery and making it in the old way!

Thank 194leonl
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The tin smith was very good. He explained to us the origin of the hurricane lamp with a demonstration. We were there an hour prior to closing so a lot of the employees were gone. The women in the period house and in the knitting...More

Thank Jessica G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nicely restored historic village has costumed historians sharing stories and demonstrating old skills. We expected to stay 3 hours but spent 5. The village is laid out well so you can easily see it all. We were there at the same time as some school...More

1  Thank Dwayne G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The village stays with old life style in Canada about one hundred year ago. The ladies and gentlemen clothing, the grocery store, the old printing machine for printing newspaper, the stable for taking care of horses, the old agricultural machines all provide a taste of...More

Thank Parvin S
BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad you got to visit the Village and see life as it was in this area in the 1860s. Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our annual school field trip was jolted at the last moment by the Toronto Zoo strike and the Museum of Television suddenly canceling our tour. I came across the Black Creek Pioneer Village website and thought that it might be a good :filler" for these...More

1  Thank TCCREEKER
BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review of Black Creek! We are so glad that we were able to save the day for you and your group and that you were able to visit the Village, learn some of the history of the site and got...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time at this Pioneer. I only wish we had time to see everything. We didn't get to see half of what was there. I highly recommend coming here on a nice warm sunny day..

Thank Sunshine176000
BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We hope you are able to visit again to see the whole village!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My lovely wife and I visited during Doors Open Ontario and admission was free (normally $15 for adults) but parking was still $7. It was a beautiful sunny day and it was very busy. It is a unique attraction displaying life in Ontario during the...More

1  Thank Photo_Ricky
BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for your review of Black Creek. Our Doors Open weekend tends to be the busiest weekend of the year and can create crowds which is not always ideal for photography. If you are interested, September, or in the fall when the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been into Black Creek Pioneer Village several times. Always makes me think about what life was like in Upper Canada (now Ontario) 175 years ago. No cars, no electricity, no phones or cells, yet people were busy doing what they do today, shopping,...More

Thank JackHeath
BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for your review of Black Creek Pioneer Village! We are glad you enjoyed a visit to the Village and have been able to enjoy the ales brewed in our Brewery as well! Thank you for your insight into life as it...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been members for 40 plus years . We enjoy seeing all the new animals arrivals this time of year. It is so quiet and peaceful.More

Thank RBM_1945
BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of Black Creek and your support as a member for over 40 year!! We appreciate all our members support so much as it enables Black Creek to preserve and showcase the past for visitors and future generations to come. We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When you walk in you feel like you have time travelled back to the past. Its a great place for children to learn about the past in an educational way! I loved this place so much I went three times. Each time u went I...More

Thank oriyah s
BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of Black Creek! We are so glad you have been able to enjoy the Village so many times. If your looking to visit again, our special events add something fun and extra to a visit to the Village! Party Like...More

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Dianne M
Do the people at pioneer village live there or just work there?
26 March 2017|
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Response from BlackCreekPioneer | Property representative |
Thank you Dianne for your question, and Serena for your response. It is true that our costumed interpreters work/ volunteer at the Village but do not live on site. During our annual "Battle of Black Creek" special event, a... More
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