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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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Always something new

This place is definitely "must visit" for anyone who lives in (or just visiting) Toronto. It's... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Victor B
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Toronto, Canada
A grand time

Well, we had a fabulous time here. An afternoon out with a 6, 11, 46, 51 and 79 year old and there... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chloe B
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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With its 35 restored buildings from the 1860s, this village recreates Victorian-era pioneer life for visitors.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 16:30
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1000 Murray Ross Pky | (at Jane St.), Toronto, Ontario M3J 2P3, Canada
North York
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+1 416-736-1733
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is definitely "must visit" for anyone who lives in (or just visiting) Toronto. It's always good to refresh our understanding of real history.

Thank Victor B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, we had a fabulous time here. An afternoon out with a 6, 11, 46, 51 and 79 year old and there was something for everyone. The people working had a great sense of character and informed us all on various aspects of each trade...More

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

We often say Black Creek is great for people of all ages and we're so glad you found this to be the case with your group when visiting the Village! We are also glad you enjoyed your visit so much and thank you for sharing...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our 7 yr old Granddaughter took us, her grandparents from The States (Nevada), to the Village so we could learn some more history of the Toronto area. What a nice surprise to find the grounds laid out like an actual small village. We did not...More

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

Thank you for your review of your visit to Black Creek and for your suggestions based on your visit, especially concerning seating. We have taken them straight under consideration and will assess the seating needs in the Village so thank you greatly for your feedback!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for things to do with our 2 year old with a halloween theme and decided to check it out. Arrived around 2 pm. * The pumpkin decoration station ran out of pumpkins, which is surprising. For an event like this they should...More

Thank Greg s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I remember going to the pioneer village as a child with my school class. returned after 45 years and enjoyed as well. recommend the beer tasting. unusall flavors of beer which were all very good and tasty. enjoyed talking to the actors which all have...More

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

Thank you for sharing your review of Black Creek and for sharing the fantastic photos you took in the Village! We are glad you got to enjoy what the Village has to offer such as the Brewery and our History Actors and are most of...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is a great place to visit for couples on a date or with a family with small children. The entrance fee allows for the information provided by someone in period costume to give a brief history or description of their post. Visit the brewery...More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you for your review of the Village (and for your suggestion to visit the Brewery while here)! A visit to Black Creek is a great day out and we are glad you have been able to enjoy the Village on your recent visit.

Reviewed 4 October 2017

An excellent place for school visits and taking the children to educate them on the history of Canada. Very interesting for adults too, if you take the time to visit every place there and soak in the village atmosphere. A couple of things not too...More

Thank Gill G
BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you for your review of Black Creek! We are glad you enjoyed your visit despite the mentioned setbacks you experienced. We thank you for letting us know your feedback on the Gift Shop however and have passed them on directly for review. Thank you...More

Reviewed 1 October 2017

We loved this place, and taking a card to track a person was very informative, especially if you are a visitor to Canada as well as a local. I learnt things I didn't know. We talking to the lady who looked after the rare breed...More

Thank Margaret G
BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you for your review of Black Creek Pioneer village! We are so glad you had a chance to participate in our new, interactive Class of '67 while you were here. It really does give you more insight into the decisions that would have to...More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

Really enjoyed my visit, even though it was 32c and humid. Got to see some wonderful old buildings from my own history from around the 1850's Toronto and area. Staff were super nice and friendly and enjoyed the on site beer tasting and cookies. Most...More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Hello and thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your visit to the village, (and in that heat!) and hope you are able to visit the village again soon!

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

The day was quite nice but got hot and there is plenty of shade. We spent 4 hrs there. We walked, explored, talked to the staff, had lunch, bought fresh bread that was baked in one of the houses, had fresh lemonade, purchased from the...More

Thank KQMOM
BlackCreekPioneer, Guest Services at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you for such a kind review of the Village! We are so glad you and your daughter enjoyed the Village so much and were able to take advantage of all the offerings. Thank you as well for pointing out we host several events throughout...More

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Maria F
22 October 2017|
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Response from RBM_1945 | Reviewed this property |
They sell hot dogs & hamburgers
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Amanpreet K
6 July 2017|
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Response from Norma M | Reviewed this property |
I would get there as early as you can for opening time. It does get crowded in the summer. And honestly, everyone is different. We usually spend around 4-5 hours there. We take a picnic, take our time in the buildings, etc... More
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Dianne M
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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