Toronto Neighborhoods • Discovery District


Author: Parent     Date pictures taken:  2007     City: Toronto     Country: Canada      Pictures Attached: 28     Pictures License: Copyrighted Free Use - Requires Attribution - Allows Commercial Reuse and Derivative Works     Neighborhood Type: Toronto Historical District



Discovery District Pictures

by Parent on Sun Feb 17, 2008 1:28 am


The Discovery District is an area of downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada that is noted for its concentration of hospitals and scientific research facilities, particularly in biotechnology. The district is roughly bounded by Bloor Street on the north, Bay Street on the east, Dundas Street on the south, and Spadina Avenue on the west. The neighbourhood includes the campus of the University of Toronto, as well as leading health-care facilities such as the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto General Hospital, Princess Margaret Hospital, Mount Sinai Hospital and the MaRS Discovery District research facility.

Picture of Discovery District neighborhood, Toronto City, Canada,  2007 by Parent (Toronto Historical District) Bloor street looking east. (468.78 KB) Photo viewed 1507 times
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Picture of Discovery District neighborhood, Toronto City, Canada,  2007 by Parent (Toronto Historical District) St-George street looking north. (438.67 KB) Photo viewed 1392 times
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Picture of Discovery District neighborhood, Toronto City, Canada,  2007 by Parent (Toronto Historical District) Philosopher's Path. (306.54 KB) Photo viewed 2785 times
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Picture of Discovery District neighborhood, Toronto City, Canada,  2007 by Parent (Toronto Historical District) Gates to the Philosopher's Path on Hoskin Avenue just near Queen's Park Crescent. (586.86 KB) Photo viewed 1346 times
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Map of Discovery District neighborhood.


How to get to Discovery District Neighborhood


St-George, Queens Park, or College subway station.
Last edited by Parent on Fri Jun 06, 2008 9:12 pm, edited 6 times in total.
 
 
 
 
Map of Discovery District. Pictures by Parent within 4 kilometers of Discovery District Neighborhood.

 
 

Neighborhoods Nearby Discovery District - Pictures by Parent



Queen`s Park Neighborhood by Parent. Queen's Park is an urban park in the Downtown area of Toronto. Opened in 1860 by Edward, Prince of Wales, it was named in honour of Queen Victoria. The park is the site of the Ontario Legislature, which houses the Legislative.. Distance from Discovery District: 0.2km NNE, 8 pictures.

Chinatown Neighborhood by Parent. This is one of the largest Chinatowns in North America. It is centred around the intersection of Dundas Street West and Spadina Avenue, and extends outward from this point along both streets. It has grown significantly over the.. Distance from Discovery District: 0.9km SSW, 12 pictures.

Kensington Market Neighborhood by Parent. Kensington Market is a distinctive multicultural neighbourhood in downtown Toronto, Ontario. The Market is one of the city's oldest and most famous neighbourhoods, and in November 2006, it became a National Historic Site... Distance from Discovery District: 1km SW, 15 pictures.

Yorkville Neighborhood by Parent. Founded in 1830 by entrepreneur Joseph Bloor (after whom Bloor Street, one of Toronto's main thoroughfares, is named), the Village of Yorkville began as a residential suburb. Its Victorian-style homes, quiet residential streets,.. Distance from Discovery District: 1km N, 30 pictures.

Dundas Square Neighborhood by Parent. Yonge-Dundas Square (commonly called Dundas Square) is a public square in Downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is located on the southeast corner of Yonge Street and Dundas Street. It was opened to the public in November 2002,.. Distance from Discovery District: 1.1km SEE, 19 pictures.

The Annex Neighborhood by Parent. The Annex is an affluent neighbourhood located east of the Koreatown and west of Yorkville. It has traditionally been home to many of the University of Toronto's faculty, as well as housing the university's student body. It is.. Distance from Discovery District: 1.4km NW, 14 pictures.

Financial District Neighborhood by Parent. The Financial District is a business district in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, within the downtown core. It is the main financial district in Toronto, and is the financial heart of Canada. It is bounded roughly by Queen Street West.. Distance from Discovery District: 1.5km SE, 16 pictures.

Entertainment District Neighborhood by Parent. The Entertainment District is an area in downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada with about 300 night clubs. Located immediately west of University Avenue, the majority of the night clubs can be found on Richmond Street West. The.. Distance from Discovery District: 1.6km S, 35 pictures.

Koreatown Neighborhood by Parent. The Toronto Korean Business Area, known more generally as Koreatown (or Korea Town), is centred along Bloor Street between Christie and Bathurst Streets. Also known as "Little Korea", Koreatown came into prominence.. Distance from Discovery District: 1.8km NWW, 21 pictures.

Little Italy Neighborhood by Parent. Little Italy, sometimes referred to as College Street West or College and Clinton, is a district in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is well known for its numerous Italian Canadian restaurants and businesses. The district is centred.. Distance from Discovery District: 1.9km SWW, 24 pictures.




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