Category Archives: distillery history

Historical Restoration of Victorian Age Brick Bldgs

Below is a man at work re-pointing bricks, doing historical restoration of the north exterior wall of Balzacs Coffee house in the Distillery District. This work has to be done now and before winter freezes up the mortar between the … Continue reading

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Segway of Ontario Sells Environmentally Sustainable Adventure on Cobblestone Lanes

Segway of Ontario offers guided tours of the Distillery District, as well corporate team building events in which different groups of employees compete while riding about atop these space age vehicles.   Segway of Ontario is the best place in Toronto … Continue reading

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Gooderham and Worts Distillers – Raw Materials to Finished Products

Canadian History Not in a Museum Exploring the lobby of Building 58 -59 in the Distillery District is a great adventure for those who love Canadian history.  It contains a display of historical artifacts involved in the alcohol production at … Continue reading

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The Production of Anti-Freeze in the Distillery District in Toronto

Anti Freeze Cans Production in the Distillery As I entered  Building 58 in the Distillery District I noticed a museum type of display.  There are many of these in the buildings throughout the district.   I had to read the … Continue reading

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Cafe Uno Fast Lunch and Outdoor Patio

Cafe Fare in the Distillery District Working in an office in the distillery district has some definite benefits.  Being surrounded by such great architecture, arts and culture and of course some of the best food.   The ambiance and the … Continue reading

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