High Park Stories
Led by Richard Fiennes-Clinton with Colborne Lodge, City of Toronto.
10:30 am – 12:00 pm| Meet at the northeast corner of Colborne Lodge Drive and the Queensway. Look for the person holding the white parasol.
Ever since John and Jemima Howard conveyed their land to the create High Park in 1873 , it’s been a sanctuary for people looking to escape from the frantic pace of the city. On this special tour for Jane’s Walk, you’ll hear some of the history of the Howards, and how High Park began. We also want to hear your stories and memories of High Park! The tour ends at the Howards’ Tomb adjacent to Colborne Lodge, their home from 1837 till 1890, and now a historic house museum.
Walk ends at the Howard Tomb Monument, across from Colborne Lodge Museum, 11 Colborne Lodge Drive