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The museum is located at the corner of Bloor Street and Avenue Road, north of Queen's Park and on the east side of Philosopher's Walk in the University of Toronto. Established as the Museum of Natural History and Fine Arts in 1857 at the Toronto Normal School, the museum's current incarnation began in 1912 with the enactment of the Royal Ontario Museum Act by the provincial government. Operated by the University of Toronto until 1968, the museum is now an independent institution but still maintains close relations with the university, often sharing expertise and resources.

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Immagini nelle vicinanze di Toronto

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A: Royal Ontario Museum

di Martin Broomfield, 10 metri di distanza

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Royal Ontario Museum

B: Rom : The Spirit house

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Rom : The Spirit house

C: Royal Ontario Museum

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Royal Ontario Museum

D: The Tomb Of Kitines

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Tomb of kitines replica permanent display at ROM.                                                    ...

The Tomb Of Kitines

E: Syrian permanent exhibit at ROM

di N. Cortez, 50 metri di distanza

Syrian permanent exhibit at ROM

F: Royal Ontario Museum Rotunda

di Robert Snache, 80 metri di distanza

Charles T. Currelly conceived of the rotunda mosaic for the 1933 addition to the Royal Ontario Museum...

Royal Ontario Museum Rotunda

G: Museum Station TTC

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Citation pulled directly from Wikipedia entry:Designed by Diamond and Schmitt Architects and construc...

Museum Station TTC

H: Queens Park Toronto

di N. Cortez, 320 metri di distanza

One Sunday afternoon during Word on the street festival.                                             ...

Queens Park Toronto

I: Bay and St Joseph Street Toronto

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August 2010 city scene at the corner of Bay and St. Joseph Street in Toronto.  

Bay and St Joseph Street Toronto

J: Yonge and Bloor Toronto

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Summer daytime scene at the very famous intersection of Yonge and Bloor Street in Toronto.Yonge Stree...

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Questo panorama è stato scattato in Toronto, Canada

Questa è una vista generale di Canada

The capital of Canada is Ottawa, in the province of Ontario. There are offically ten provinces and three territories in Canada, which is the second largest country in the world in terms of land area.

While politically and legally an independant nation, the titular head of state for Canada is still Queen Elizabeth.

On the east end of Canada, you have Montreal as the bastion of activity. Montreal is famous for two things, VICE magazine and the Montreal Jazz Festival. One is the bible of hipster life (disposable, of course) and the other is a world-famous event that draws more than two million people every summer. Quebec is a French speaking province that has almost seceded from Canada on several occasions, by the way..

When you think of Canada, you think of . . . snow, right?

But not on the West Coast. In Vancouver, it rains. And you'll find more of the population speaking Mandarin than French (but also Punjabi, Tagalog, Korean, Farsi, German, and much more).

Like the other big cities in Canada, Vancouver is vividly multicultural and Vancouverites are very, very serious about their coffee.

Your standard Vancouverite can be found attired head-to-toe in Lululemon gear, mainlining Cafe Artigiano Americanos (spot the irony for ten points).

But here's a Vancouver secret only the coolest kids know: the best sandwiches in the city aren't found downtown. Actually, they're hidden in Edgemont Village at the foot of Grouse Mountain on the North Shore.

"It's actually worth coming to Canada for these sandwiches alone." -- Michelle Superle, Vancouver

Text by Steve Smith.

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