Virtual ExhibitsVisitors enjoy a picnic in High Park in 1907.

John Howard's Watercolours

See the life, art and civic contributions of John Howard through the documentary paintings he left behind.

Romance Underfoot

Discover the collection of Oriental carpets at Spadina House that were prevalent in Toronto homes in the early 20th century.

Textures of a Lost Toronto

View the watercolours, plans and maps of Toronto created by John George Howard between the 1830s and the 1880s.

History of Toronto

Explore the main themes in Toronto's past, including the issues, changes and influences that affected residents over time.