Featured Parks in the City of Toronto
A new jewel in the landscape of the West Don Lands, Corktown Common is a 7.3 hectare (18 acre) park located at the foot of Lower River Street and Bayview Avenue, currently owned and managed by Waterfront Toronto.
Don Valley Brick Works Park is one of the City of Toronto's most valued natural environment parks. Transformed from a quarry site into a nature sanctuary, this park highlights the City of Toronto's dedication to healthy and diverse ecosystems.
The garden is a hands-on learning environment that combines interactive features with recreational programming for children to discover the wonders of the natural world and to embark on the great adventure of reading.
Located in Toronto's Inner Harbour, this unique park includes grassy hills, a long sand beach extending along the water's edge. With its stationary yellow shade umbrellas and Muskoka chairs, this park is known as 'Toronto's Urban Beach'.
The Humber Bay Butterfly Habitat is an ecological restoration project that provides critical habitat for a variety of native butterfly species.
Riverdale Farm represents a 19th century Ontario farm. Tour the Farm’s scenic 7.5 acres along pathways through wooded areas, around ponds, and into butterfly-herb-flower-vegetable gardens.
Rouge Park, one of Toronto's best kept secrets, and Toronto's largest park is becoming Canada's first national urban park.
Bluffs stretch for about 15 km along the Lake Ontario shore, from the Eastern Beaches of Toronto in the west, to West Hill in the east. The area is made up of several different parks. The only public access to the lake is at Bluffer's Park.
The park design is inspired by Bach’s First Suite for Unaccompanied Cello, with each dance movement within the suite corresponding to a different section of the garden.
Unusual and popular features include a 700-ton Muskoka granite outcrop, a rain curtain/icicle fountain and gardens featuring distinct plant communities.
Other parks of interest including Dufferin Grove Park, Gibson Park and an A-Z listing of all Toronto Parks.