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All Toronto wedding photographers have their favourite photography locations, and these are some of ours.

Our favourite Wedding and Engagement Photography Locations in Toronto

Osgoode Hall

Features: A stunning 1800’s historic building, with colorful manicured, gardens, cobblestone pathways and ornate iron fencing.

Permit: No photos allowed inside / photos are permitted outside of the building

Address: Queen and University Streets



Hart House – University of Toronto

Features: Charming old architecture on a beautifully landscaped campus. Use is limited to certain areas, but those areas are great.

Address: College and University

Permit: $400 for non-alumni / 50% off for alumni

Phone: 416 978 2444


High Park

Features: Incredible gardens and a wonderful pond.

Address: Bloor and Parkside (west, just north of the QEW)

Permit: The city will not provide a permit for wedding, engagement or any type of photography at High Park

Phone: 416.392.8188


Casa Loma

Features: This famous castle provides a spectacular setting. Access to the conservatory, terrace and gardens are all available.

Address: 1 Austin Terrace (Bathurst and Dupont)

Permit: Contact for pricing

Phone: 416.923.1171


James Gardens

Features: Traditional park; lots of trees, flowers, bridges, some water.

Address: Edenbridge Drive (east off Royal York Road)

Permit: 30 people / $303.74 per 2 hours (min booking 2 HR) / Website

Phone: 416.392.8188


Distillery District

Features: historic distillery built in 1832. Cobblestone streets, narrow alleyways, and old brick buildings make a unique background for interesting photos

Address: Mill St. (Between Parliament St. and Cherry St.)

Permit: $254.25 for 4 hours

Phone: 416.364.4793


Centennial Park Conservatory, Etobicoke

Features: Three glass houses with interesting plant collections.

Address: 15 Elmcrest Road (west off Renforth Road, just north of Rathburn Avenue)

Permit: 20 people / $433.90 per 2 hours (min booking 2 hours) / Web site

Phone: 416-394-8543


The Old Mill Inn, Toronto

Features: Historic building with a beautiful waterfall and landscaped gardens.

Address: 21 Old Mill Road

Permit: Permission required.

Phone: 416-236-2641


Union Station

Features: One of the largest and most opulent train stations in Canada, with fascinating old architecture, both inside and out.

Address: 65 Front Street West (at Bay Street)

Permit: Permit required

Phone: 416-392-8188


Edwards Gardens Conservatory

Features: Similar to James Gardens, but larger with a fountain and a staircase.

Address: Leslie and Eglinton

Permit: $303.74 per 2 hours (min booking 2 HR) / Website

Phone: 416-392-8188


Cherry Beach

Features: East end of Toronto),

Features: Sandy beach, wooded areas and a boardwalk.

Address: at the south end of Cherry St.

Permit: Free


Guild Inn Gardens

Address: South side of Guildwood Parkway between Morningside Avenue and Kingston Rd.

Permit: 30 people / $303.74 per 2 hour (min booking 2 hr) / Website


Humber Bridge, Etobicoke

Features: Situated on Lake Ontario (West end of Toronto), featuring sandy beaches, parkland & trees, and walkways

Address: Lakeshore Rd. and South Kingsway

Permit: Free


Humber Bay E

Address: 100 Humber Bay Park, Etobicoke

Permit: 30 people / $108.48 per 2 hour (min booking 2 hr) / Website


Alexander Muir Gardens

Features: Situated next to a ravine, beautiful sunken gardens, treed walkways, benches, stone wall & stairs

Address: Yonge St. & Lawrence Ave.

Permit: $108.48 per 2 hour (min booking 2 hr) / Website


TD Centre

Features: Urban environment, tall skyscrapers, concrete walls, and small green space

Address: Bay St. & Wellington St. W.

Permit: Contact TD Centre

Phone: 416-869–2277


Kew Gardens

Address: 2075 Queen Street E

Permit: $108.48 per 2 hour (min booking 2 hr) / Website


Millennium Gardens

Address: Lakeshore and Coxwell Avenue, across from the old Woodbine Racetrack

Permit: $108.48 per 2 hour (min booking 2 hr) / Website


Front Street/Esplanade area, Toronto

Features: Nice architecture, shops and outdoor cafes, green space with flowers and water fountain.

Address: Front St. & Market St.

Permit: Free


St. Lawrence Market

Features: City architectural landmark, farmers’ market, indoor food market.

Address: Front St. & Jarvis St.

Permit: Call for permit information

Phone: 416-392-7219


Ashbridges Bay

Features: Situated on Lake Ontario, features expansive beaches, a harbour & marina, and boardwalk cafe

Address: Lakeshore Blvd. E. & Coxwell Ave.

Permit: $108.48 per 2 hour (min booking 2 hr) / Website

Phone: 416-392-8188


Spadina House

Features: Victorian mansion surrounded by restored Victorian gardens.

Address: 285 Spadina Rd.

Permit: Call for permit information

Phone: 416-392-6910


Black Creek Pioneer Village

Features: Fully restored rural Ontario 19th century village

Address: Steeles Ave. & Jane St.

Permit: Call for permit information

Phone: (416) 736-1733


Evergreen Brick Works

Features: Comprised of distinctive industrial buildings, a quarry garden,surrounded by parkland.

Address: Bayview Avenue and Pottery Road

Permit: $226 (HST included)

Phone: 416-392-8188


Todmorden Mills

Features: Adjacent to the Don Valley Brick Works historic site, the Todmorden Mills Museum is a unique industrial settlement built in the 18th century.

Address: 67 Pottery Road, Broadview and Pottery Road

Permit: $125 per hour (contact for latest pricing)

Phone: 416-396-2819


Sunnyside Park & Pavillion

Features: Situated on Lake Ontario, featuring beaches, Late 1800’s architecture, iron gates, Courtyard with fountain, treed areas and a boardwalk.

Address: Lakeshore Blvd. and Colborne Lodge Drive

Permit: temp closed for permits / Website

Phone: 416-392-8188


Allan Gardens Conservatory

Features: Six indoor greenhouses ¬ great for late fall and winter weddings.

Address: 19 Horticultural Avenue (south side of Carlton between Jarvis and Sherbourne Streets)

Permit: $433.90 per 2 hour (min booking 2 hr) / maximum 20 people / Website


Phone: 416-392-8188



Features: Toronto’s newest waterfront park.

Address: South side of Queen’s Quay Blvd. West (between Spadina Avenue and Bathurst Street)

Permit: No permit required for outdoors; please call to inquire about indoor permits.

Phone: 416-392-1111



North York Rose Garden

Features: In the heart of North York, the Rose Garden has winding pathways, mature trees and a lovely array of greenery and flowers.

Address: Northwest corner of Yonge Street and Park Horne Avenue

Permit: $12.25 per hour

Phone: 416-395-6055


Toronto Music Garden

Rosetta McClain Gardens

Address: South side of Kingston Rd, east of Birchmount Rd.

Permit: $303.74 per 2 hour (min booking 2 hr) / Website



Fantasy Fair

Features: Ontario’s only indoor amusement park, complete with rides and attractions!

Address: Woodbine Centre, 500 Rexdale Blvd.

Permit: $60, $67.80 to reserve a ride for 5mins

Phone: 416-674-5200



Toronto Island Park

On the Toronto Islands

30 people / $303.74 per 2 hour (min booking 2 hr) / Website


Yorkville/Annex/Bloor Street

Address: Bloor & Avenue area

Features: ROM, University of Toronto, Yorkville, Storefronts

Permit: Free


Mel Lastman Square

Address: 5100 Yonge Street

Interesting and Unique Features: An urban Address with stairs, fountain and artificial streams, planters and trees.

Permit Information: Contact for details

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