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Architectural Discovery

Architectural Discovery

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Drinks and Transportation
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I have a degree in architecture and operate a design firm focused on creating affordable high-density homes in Toronto and surrounding cities. My passion is community-based living within the city.
Andy
Andy
Andy
Andy

What we’ll do

We'll journey through Toronto's past, present, and future as we explore its unique architecture. We'll venture off the beaten path to visit three distinct neighborhoods and see changes reflective of mass urban intensification. I'll explain each area's rich history of development through the immigrant struggle, while analyzing current trends and exploring future possibilities. We'll also get a…

What else you should know

Please dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes, and feel free to bring a camera (or phone) to capture shots of new and historic architecture.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Coffee/Drink, and Snack We'll stop at one of the cafes in the Distillery or King West
Transportation
TTC streetcar token We'll ride the largest and busiest light-rail system in North America.

What to bring

Water
Umbrella (just in case)

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Where you'll be

We'll start our journey at Grange Park (to see Frank Gehry's AGO and an assortment of preserved Edwardian homes). We'll then make our way to see the transformation of the Garment District and King West. Finally, we'll ride the streetcar back in time to the Historic Distillery District.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 5 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

Please dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes, and feel free to bring a camera (or phone) to capture shots of new and historic architecture.
Andy
History
Architectural Discovery
9 reviews
From $45/person
9 reviews
From $45/person