Kensington Market and Spadina Avenue, Toronto

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Kensington Market and Spadina Avenue represents one of the most vibrant and diverse areas in the city, where many cultures and ideologies seem to exist harmoniously. Peruse retro and vintage shops, art galleries, and many counter-cultural establishments. Take in the colorful street art, bohemian people, music, and a host of food establishments. The area is at its most active and interesting in the warmer months. Plan your visit to Kensington Market and Spadina Avenue and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Toronto itinerary planner.
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  • August 15, 2017
    Certainly interesting but lots of be prepared for waves of weed smoke. I probably wouldn't bring my daughter here if we ever go back. Lots of restaurants and great art though.  more »
  • August 15, 2017
    The Kensington market is very ideal to go buy your favourite produce and have lunch. There are a great abundance of shops and restaurants, that you can eat from. The only thing I would say about this ...  more »
  • August 14, 2017
    This was one of the first areas that I made a point of visiting when I first went to Toronto. It's a very funky and artsy neighborhood, with many stores selling quirky items. This is an absolute must-...  more »

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