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Black Creek Pioneer Village

1000 Murray Ross Pky | (at Jane St.), Toronto, Ontario M3J 2P3, Canada
+1 416-736-1733
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Perfect balance of leisure and education

A little out of the way, this is still a very worthwhile attraction to visit in Toronto: an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
i_got_travel_fever
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Montreal, Canada
Worst Christmas Dinner Ever!

We went to Black Creek Pioneer Village for the Christmas Dinner on December 3, thinking that it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
D6028ASlindal
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Toronto, Canada
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With its 35 restored buildings from the 1860s, this village recreates Victorian-era pioneer life for visitors.
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  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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1000 Murray Ross Pky | (at Jane St.), Toronto, Ontario M3J 2P3, Canada
North York
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A little out of the way, this is still a very worthwhile attraction to visit in Toronto: an afternoon simply drifts by in all the outdoor space, fun and history that this place has to offer! Great for photographers, historians and fresh air enthusiasts!More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for sharing your review of your visit to the Village! We agree - it is a great place for all those listed! We are glad you were able to enjoy your visit, and to note, the Pioneer Village subway opens December 17th, making...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Black Creek Pioneer Village for the Christmas Dinner on December 3, thinking that it would be full of Christmas spirit. We thought there would be costumed carollers strolling along the paths. We thought there would be characters in each building telling us...More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Manager at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello and thank you for sharing your review. We are sorry that you had an unpleasant experience at the Village but want to thank you for passing on your comments as we use all feedback when planning future programming. During our Family Christmas Weekends, we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great time for all ages, kids, parents, grandparents with exhibits and activity interesting for all ages. Get animals, history, architecture and culture all in one as you prefer. Staff were engaging and excellent, switching information between young and old audiences as appropriate. All sites are...More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review of Black Creek! We are so glad everyone in your multi-generational family enjoyed your outing to the Village! We strive to be a place people of all ages can enjoy and are glad you got to take full advantage. we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you love Christmas, the old-fashioned Christmas program is a must! You get to learn a lot about the ancient traditions through the staff’ skilled storytelling and acting. I was specially amazed by the “Trim the tree” presentation delivered by Ansley Newline. It was super...More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for your review of Black Creek! We are so glad you were able to enjoy the wide array of all of the Christmas Activities for our Family Christmas Weekends! We have noted the chestnut supply however so thank you for letting...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

This place is definitely "must visit" for anyone who lives in (or just visiting) Toronto. It's always good to refresh our understanding of real history.

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing your review of Black Creek! We are so glad you consider Black Creek a "must-see" and hope you are able to visit again soon!

Reviewed 29 October 2017

Well, we had a fabulous time here. An afternoon out with a 6, 11, 46, 51 and 79 year old and there was something for everyone. The people working had a great sense of character and informed us all on various aspects of each trade...More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

We often say Black Creek is great for people of all ages and we're so glad you found this to be the case with your group when visiting the Village! We are also glad you enjoyed your visit so much and thank you for sharing...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

Our 7 yr old Granddaughter took us, her grandparents from The States (Nevada), to the Village so we could learn some more history of the Toronto area. What a nice surprise to find the grounds laid out like an actual small village. We did not...More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you for your review of your visit to Black Creek and for your suggestions based on your visit, especially concerning seating. We have taken them straight under consideration and will assess the seating needs in the Village so thank you greatly for your feedback!...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

We were looking for things to do with our 2 year old with a halloween theme and decided to check it out. Arrived around 2 pm. * The pumpkin decoration station ran out of pumpkins, which is surprising. For an event like this they should...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2017

I remember going to the pioneer village as a child with my school class. returned after 45 years and enjoyed as well. recommend the beer tasting. unusall flavors of beer which were all very good and tasty. enjoyed talking to the actors which all have...More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you for sharing your review of Black Creek and for sharing the fantastic photos you took in the Village! We are glad you got to enjoy what the Village has to offer such as the Brewery and our History Actors and are most of...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is a great place to visit for couples on a date or with a family with small children. The entrance fee allows for the information provided by someone in period costume to give a brief history or description of their post. Visit the brewery...More

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BlackCreekPioneer, Front Office Staff at Black Creek Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you for your review of the Village (and for your suggestion to visit the Brewery while here)! A visit to Black Creek is a great day out and we are glad you have been able to enjoy the Village on your recent visit.

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Maria F
22 October 2017|
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Response from Nurit M | Reviewed this property |
they have a nice coffee shop and a gift shop
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Amanpreet K
6 July 2017|
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Response from Norma M | Reviewed this property |
I would get there as early as you can for opening time. It does get crowded in the summer. And honestly, everyone is different. We usually spend around 4-5 hours there. We take a picnic, take our time in the buildings, etc... More
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Dianne M
27 March 2017|
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Response from BlackCreekPioneer | Property representative |
Thank you Dianne for your question, and Serena for your response. It is true that our costumed interpreters work/ volunteer at the Village but do not live on site. During our annual "Battle of Black Creek" special event, a... More
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