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I enjoy the story behind the temple much! If the guided tour could share more details, I will think... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
Simpletina
An architectural gem!

After visiting the Lucy Maud Montgomery home in Leaskdale (just north of Uxbridge) earlier in the... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
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Reviewed August 13, 2018

I enjoy the story behind the temple much! If the guided tour could share more details, I will think $5 ticket is worth it(maybe I am too greedy)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Simpletina
Reviewed August 6, 2018

After visiting the Lucy Maud Montgomery home in Leaskdale (just north of Uxbridge) earlier in the afternoon, we stopped in to the Thomas Foster Memorial on our drive back to Toronto. The tour guide was very informative on the history and restoration of this architectural...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Joan K
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Beautiful building and grounds . Very interesting spot to check out . Good for a short time to get that bit of history and local outlook of the area just north east of Toronto .

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Donald J
Reviewed April 22, 2018

This building is a landmark in the area. The building is gorgeous as are the surrounding grounds. We actually had our wedding pictures taken in front of the doors.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank S L
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Buuilt in the Depression as a memorial resting place for a former Toronto Mayor's family, this is an architectural gem.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed January 23, 2017

Long having been a great spot for oratory and small performances, the Thomas Foster is a landmark just north of the town of Uxbridge. The ceiling and other parts of the memorial building has been deteriorating, but has been put right. The acoustics are wonderful.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank scottdW1538FM
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Visiting hours have been expanded substantially over the summer months. A friend and I were "guided" by one Kayla . . .there was no one else there at the time but hey Ontarians . .THIS IS WORTH seeing. From local boy to butcher to Toronto...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank cooki56
Reviewed July 20, 2016

I am a stone guy. When you see the amount of artistry in this buiding you must be in awe. Worth a stop

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Nick T
Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Tried to make appointment to get an inside tour but we're not successful so we went and just enjoyed the exterior of this beautiful building. We were able to see a little of the interior through the locked doors. It would have been nice to...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank R8256XXlindab
Reviewed May 15, 2016

During the Depression, former Toronto Mayor Thomas Foster, helped to stimulate the economy by spending $250,000. Was this a monument to Foster's ego or a huge benefit to the community? I think some of both. Regardless, this is a stunning building inspired by Fosters visit...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank John A
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