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Heritage Toronto: Toronto's Astronomical Heritage

Campus & Cosmos: Toronto's Astronomical Heritage

Heritage Toronto

Discover how Toronto became the "centre of the universe" for astronomical research, education, and public outreach over the last 150+ years. Hear stories of the remarkable individuals, organizations, and institutions in our city that contributed to advancing the field worldwide. No math or science background needed!

Start Point: Munk School of Global Affairs (315 Bloor Street West)
End Point: Astronomy & Astrophysics Building (50 St. George Street)

 Did you know that for over the last 150 years Toronto has been a world leader in the field of astronomical research, education, and public outreach? This tour introduces the stellar individuals, organizations, and institutions in our city at the forefront of out-of-this-world wonder.

Did you know that for over the last 150 years Toronto has been a world leader in the field of astronomical research, education, and public outreach? This tour introduces the stellar individuals, organizations, and institutions in our city at the forefront of out-of-this-world wonder.