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Harbourfront Centre

Address: 235 Queens Quay West | at Lower Simcoe St., Toronto, Ontario M5J 2G8, Canada (Downtown Toronto)
Phone Number: 416-973-4000
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Ranked #58 of 611 things to do in Toronto
Type: Landmarks & points of interest, Sights & Landmarks
Activities: Shopping
Owner description: Harbourfront Centre, on Toronto's waterfront, is an innovative...
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Type: Landmarks & points of interest, Sights & Landmarks
Activities: Shopping
Owner description: Harbourfront Centre, on Toronto's waterfront, is an innovative not-for-profit cultural organization that creates events and activities of excellence that enliven, educate and entertain a diverse public.
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10 reviews 10 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

You have to take your family ice skating here. Incredible and worth the trip. First of all it is free unless you need rentals. It is beautiful...outdoor rink with a view of the lake and the island airport departures and landings. We went Saturday morning and plan on making it a weekly event. Also...coca cola had placed a coke machine... More 

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Richmond Hill, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

I used to live in the tall square condos directly across the street from here. Absolutely my favorite spot in Toronto by far. Tons of things to do and see around here, you will definitely enjoy it, Summer OR Winter! During winter there is a public outdoor skating rink directly facing the beautiful 'frozen' Lake Ontario. The rink has a... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

The Good Lovelies gave a performance not to be missed. Harbour front Theatre was a perfect venue. Excellent interaction with the audience during this Christmas concert.

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Spencerport, ny
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

When I go to Toronto, I park right across the street from the Harbourfront Center which is a nice attraction on the water. There is a nice gift shop, a viewing area to watch glass blowers, an ice-skating area overlooking the harbor, a few restaurants, theatre and art galleries. The main building where the glass blowing is has a the... More 

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Beaumont
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Great place to just relax, have a beer and people/boat/plane watch. There are paddleboats on a little pond there (and I’m guessing skating in the winter), but no boats were on the pond. Just a man (on land) playing fetch with his dog in the water, which was fun to watch. The breeze off the lake is really nice. I... More 

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Union City, New Jersey, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Harborfront is a fairly sprawling mall with a good selection of stores. The food court is also awesome and basically an upscale hawker center. The train to Sentosa also goes from here and is a good option. The stores are nice with a wide selection of mainstream and upscale stores. The roof is pretty neat also with great views of... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

You can enjoy a day if you are interested in walking around Lake Ontario. you can also do boating,sight seeing , shopping and dining

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

Wandered down to the Harbourfront Center by chance and had a fabulous day strolling along enjoying a breeze, fabulous sailing ships and a bit of wildlife too! A nice relaxing day too get over the jet lag! Just wish we had more time to get over to the islands.

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Portrush, United Kingdom
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

What a wonderful city, which caters for all young and old, I have been to this city for many years, And always find something different to do, the waterfront is great , plenty to see and do, or just People watch, shops wonderful, and so easy to get to different locations on the TTC(subway) There are so many thins to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Visited in the morning around 10 a.m. Not many people at that time. Saw the ships, restaurants and tourist. Did not take the cruise because of lack of time. You can easily spend a whole afternoon here. Plenty of places to eat and people watch. I wonder how is it at night.

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