Kensington Market Field Trip

Kensington Market is an iconic Toronto neighbourhood packing an amazing amount of culture, food, trade, art, fusion, colour and community into a few dense city blocks. Kensington has an amazingly rich and complex history dating back millennia and still actively evolving today. Learn more about this vibrant place through your senses, sampling food and meeting locals who will share the layered narratives of Toronto’s funkiest neighbourhood.
Bring your cell phone with camera, and come dressed for the weather.
Led by Susan Jama from the Ward Museum
When: Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, 2-5 pm
Where: University gates on College street, at Kings College Circle (North West corner, beside the Wallberg Building)
Cost: Free / Registration required
About Location Field Trip
Are you new to Toronto and curious about your city? Location Field Trip is a series of walking tours to local neighbourhoods led by artists, historians, storytellers and activists that Explore explore new places and neighbourhoods and discover Toronto’s rich cultural heritage and deeply rooted diversities. Learn about dynamic local neighbourhoods, and the stories, both visible and hidden, that have shaped our city through waves of migration, food and fusion, art, music and literature. Over the course of these interactive walks, you will co-create a new story through photos and reflections on the stories of Tkaronto, and the synergies between place and identity. Join us for a great opportunity to get outside and explore the city while meeting new friends and deepen your knowledge of this place we call home today.

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