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We're Open for Visitors Saturdays



Saturday, April 25 from noon to 4pm, we will be installing a Blue Canoe, establishing a Homegrown National Park next to our birch trees.Thanks to the wonderful people at City of Toronto Parks Department, the David Suzuki Foundation, and the Mississaugas of the New Credit for making this possible.

Joe Mihevc is hosting an environment day on SUNDAY APRIL 26, so take your
hazardous waste and other difficult recycleables to Wychwood from 11am to
2pm. Community History Project will be there.

Our neighbourhood has been honoured at the Ontario Legislature with a
display about the Tollkeeper's Cottage. It's there till July 10. Drop in to
see it! It's near the front entrance to the left of the central staircase.

Create a Family Heirloom for Mother's Day
Come May 9 from 11 to 5pm and join our Docents in making Portraits from shadows. All materials included. $10 includes the lesson, your silhouette, and a tour of the cottage. Prebooking by email is recommended at tollkeeperscottage@gmail.com


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the
Tollkeeper's Cottage

The oldest structure
of its kind in Canada - now
a museum about tolls, roads,
and nineteenth century life
owned, restored and operated
by the
Community History Project
(now a charitable organization)
.

Located at the corner of
Bathurst St. and Davenport Rd.
(Toronto, ON)
in The Tollkeeper's Park.

We're open Saturdays
11am - 5pm Summer
11am - 4pm Winter

Community groups can use the space for meetings also



Educational class tours (in English
or French)
or Educational adult tours can be arranged. (teachers and administrators may wish to print out the brochures referenced)


There are gift-type items for sale at the museum including: maple syrup, books on local history, hand-made pure soap, apple syrup and apple butter, and other recipe collections.

We also now have Tollkeeper's Cottage Tee shirts for sale
Volunteers wanted

See a new video tour of the Cottage

A Community History Project site Twitter ..... Seetorontonow
The Tollkeeper's Cottage
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