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Downtown Palaces of Retail

Michael Andrew Binetti

Shopping downtown has always been special.

Places like Saint Lawrence Market, Eaton's, Simpsons, Sam the Record Man, and countless other places have left their mark on our downtown.

Join us on this walk to learn about the first stores and markets of the tiny town of York, to the grand department stores and specialty stores that made a trip downtown special.

Walk Start:

Market Lane Park - Front Street Entrance, across from Saint Lawrence Market. Front Street, west of Jarvis Street.

Queen and Bay Streets.

Walk End:

Michael Andrew Binetti

Date: May 4

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.




Architecture and Urban Planning, History and Places, People and Communities


Busy sidewalks, Family-friendly walk, Walk leader will use audio amplification.

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