Have no fear! The kids are here! No school for a week! Lucky for you, there’s plenty of fun to be had with the kids during March break this year. Bundle up, hop on the TTC, and make your way to any one of these world-class attractions right in your own backyard.
RIPLEY’S AQUARIUM OF CANADA
An unforgettable learning destination for people of all ages, Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada is the first and only aquatic facility of its kind in Ontario. It features thousands of animals in several different galleries including Canadian Waters, Rainbow Reef, Dangerous Lagoon, Shorelines and Planet Jellies. Believe it or not, you can even swim with stingrays in Ray Bay! Make reservations early, because March Break is sure to be a wild time inside Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada.
288 Bremner Blvd | 647-351-3474 | ripleyaquariums.com
THE ROYAL ONTARIO MUSEUM
The ROM is Canada’s largest museum, displaying artifacts of all kinds from all eras of earth’s history; art, world culture and natural history come together to give visitors a truly one of a kind experience, and every kid should visit at least once! Just in time for March Break, the ROM presents the Canadian premiere of Wildlife Photographer of the Year, the longest-running and most prestigious nature photography competition in the world. In addition to all the awesome things on display, the ROM offers plenty of learning activities and galleries dedicated to kids. This is a March Break must for the whole family!
416.586.8000 | 100 Queen’s Park | rom.on.ca
ONTARIO SCIENCE CENTRE
Another favourite attraction in Toronto for decades, the Ontario Science Centre is the perfect place for families to experience the excitement of learning about science, first-hand. An iconic cultural attraction, the Ontario Science Centre is home to interactive experiences with science and technology. They not only develop and source the world’s best exhibitions, but aim to make a fundamental difference in the lives of their visitors. How: by providing them the skills and attributes to create a better future for the planet. Don’t miss the latest exhibit, Mammoths & Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age, as well as the newly upgraded planetarium.
416-696-1000 | 770 Don Mills Road | ontariosciencecentre.ca