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Canadian Broadcasting Centre

250 Front St W | (at John St.), Toronto, Ontario M5V 3G5, Canada
+1 866-306-4636
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Over the years we've gone to see Steven and Chris, George Strombo and most recently, Rick Mercer... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
S L
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Ajax, Canada
interest to see where some of the programs are telecast

Enjoyed finding out how the studios are set up and when the audience sits during the programs that... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
lfrustaglio
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Toronto, Canada
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The Broadcasting Centre's CBC Museum is open and free to go into Monday to Friday from 9:00am to 5:00pm. There is no need to pre-book your visit. Also available to view is the Yvan Harris Gallery which is an open space below the escalators in the Front Street lobby of the Toronto Broadcasting Center.
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250 Front St W | (at John St.), Toronto, Ontario M5V 3G5, Canada
Downtown West
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Over the years we've gone to see Steven and Chris, George Strombo and most recently, Rick Mercer. It's a fun and cheap way to see how television shows are put together. Always fun. The staff have always been friendly and professional and there are lots...More

Thank S L
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Enjoyed finding out how the studios are set up and when the audience sits during the programs that are taped or broadcast live.

Thank lfrustaglio
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Great entertainment spaces inside. The atrium is very cool. Was hoping to see the Glen Gougld piano but place was all locked up.

Thank Robb F
Reviewed 27 March 2017

For the cultural appreciation of Canada this is worth a stop. The CBC is a Canadian Icon bringing sports and news to all parts of Canada for decades. In the building there are tickets to some programming , a museum and archive. And yes there...More

1  Thank travellingsinclairs
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Interesting to look behind the scenes of some the top television shows produced by the CBC. Definitely worth making a trip to Toronto to do the tour.

Thank Jon B
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Our company has been holding year end events at the Glenn Gould studio. Seating is excellent as are the acoustics and lighting. Outside the studio is a lobby which was used for serving drinks and snacks.

Thank FlyAtNIght
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We have visited the CBC on Front many times. A modern building where the live operations of The CBC occur. Live shows that you can attend...be a part of the audience too.

Thank skaszab2016
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I came with some family members who were visiting. We walked around the building and checked out the museum. I was a bit surprised at how small the museum was, as there surely could have been a lot more content. For a free activity, we...More

1  Thank J1e2n3n4y
Reviewed 16 December 2016

The sculpture & plaque with its information are excellent to view. What an interesting man with such diverse talents. I was not familiar with his name prior to finding this tribute .

Thank Clio H
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I finally made it to the CBC museum this summer. it was a pretty good display with Casey from Mr Dressup tree house and other CBC weekday morning childrens shows. Well wortht the stop in, it is free so makes an inexpensive outing.Open weekdays. There...More

1  Thank trcy8116
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Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
...More
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Valerie K
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Response from FlyAtNIght | Reviewed this property |
I haven't noticed any gift shops during my 2 previous visits.
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