CABBAGETOWN, A TOP HERITAGE CONSERVATION DISTRICT, IS EASILY REACHED BY STREETCAR #506

CABBAGETOWN3           You haven’t seen TORONTO if you haven’t been to CABBAGETOWN. This walkable neighbourhood contains one of North America’s largest collections of Victorian-era housing, two of our city’s oldest cemeteries, an animal farm, parks and gardens.  It’s easily reachable by the eastbound #506 streetcar from COLLEGE subway station to Parliament Street. Then walk east.

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The Cabbagetown Preservation Association’s Summer/2016 neighbourhood tours. For more information and starting points visit the CPA’s website – http://www.cabbagetownpa.ca/2016-cpa-walking-tour-season

Sunday June 19, 2016 at 10:30 a.m.
Cabbagetown Pioneers and Champions
Sunday July 10, 2016 at 10:30 a.m.
Walking Through History: A Tour of the Necropolis Cemetery
Sunday August 28, 2016 at 10:30 a.m.
Celebrating Restoration: The Peggy Kurtin Award for Excellence in Restoration

CABBAGETOWN15<End your visit with ice-cream or coffee at Park Snacks, Sumach Street at Winchester.>

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