Gibson House Museum

5172 Yonge St.
Toronto, ON M2N 5P6- Map It
Phone: (416) 395-7432

AAA Editor Notes

Gibson House Museum, 5172 Yonge St. at Park Home Ave., is a Georgian-style brick house restored to the period of 1851. Furnishings and artifacts reflect the life of Scottish emigrant David Gibson, a surveyor and political figure, and that of his wife and family. Many special events reflecting seasonal themes and Scottish foods and Victorian entertainment are offered throughout the year. The Discovery Gallery features interactive displays. Guided 45-minute tours by costumed interpreters are available. Guided tours are available.
Early Jan. to mid-Nov. $6.19; $3.54 (ages 13-18 and 65+); $2.65 (ages 2-12); pay-what-you-wish, Thurs. 5-8. Mid-Nov. to early Jan., $7.08; $4.42 (ages 13-18 and 65+); $3.76 (ages 5-12). Cost for special events and pre-registered activities vary; phone ahead.
Hours: Wed.-Sun. 11-5 (also Thurs. 5-8), July-Aug.; Wed.–Sun. 1-5 (also Thurs. 5-8), mid-Jan. through June 30 and mid-Sept. through Dec. 31; Wed.-Sun. 11-5, Mar. school break. Last tour begins 30 minutes before closing. Closed major holidays.