The Distillery District, Toronto

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Once home to the British Empire's biggest producer of spirits, The Distillery District now represents one of Toronto's top tourist hubs, packed with shops and bars housed inside preserved Victorian-era buildings. This ten-street quarter contains dozens of old warehouses converted into modern art galleries, artist workshops, trendy eateries, and upscale boutiques. A popular gathering place for both tourists and locals, the neighborhood is especially crowded on weekends, when newlyweds come to pose in front of the area's iconic redbrick buildings. Browse the website for upcoming events, which include live jazz performances, food festivals, and art exhibits. The Distillery District is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our world travel planner, Toronto Edition.
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  • We have visited Toronto several times and this is the first time we have seen this area! Visiting for the excellent Fluevog shoe store but the whole area is interesting and quirky to walk around. Perf...  more »
  • A friend and I used the hop on hop off bus to get there. We visited 2 places, the Distillery with the most awesome vodka and the ice cream shop. I was so impressed tasting the vodka that I bought a bo...  more »
  • Good coffee nice bars easy going streets this is a wonderful place for an exelent evening and a day time stroll  more »
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