On this trip, you can experience the great city of Toronto or go to explore the ROM (Royal Ontario Museum). Buses will leave from the Welland Campus, NOTL Campus, Niagara Falls- Morrison/Dorechester Hub, and St. Catharines Downtown Bus Terminal and drop you off right in the heart of downtown Toronto.
Option #1: Free Time in Toronto
Spend the day sightseeing on your own (you will be dropped off at Nathan Philips Square, which is close to the Eaton’s Centre). You will be given a detailed map of the area. You will meet the bus back at Nathan Philips Square at 5:45pm. The bus leaves at 6:00pm, sharp!
Nathan Phillips Square
Cost: The cost of the bus in included in tuition for International EAP students. The bus is $25 for all domestic EAP, Post-secondary and Graduate students and guests.
Option #2 The ROM (Royal Ontario Museum)
The Royal Ontario Museum is a museum of art, world culture and natural history in Toronto, Canada. It is one of the largest museums in North America, the largest in Canada, and attracts more than one million visitors every year. Established on 16 April 1912 and opened on 19 March 1914, the museum has maintained close relations with the University of Toronto throughout its history, often sharing expertise and resources
With more than six million items and forty galleries, the museum’s diverse collections of world culture and natural history contribute to its international reputation. The museum contains notable collections of dinosaurs, minerals and meteorites, Near Eastern and African art, Art of East Asia, European history, and Canadian history. It houses the world’s largest collection of fossils from the Burgess Shale with more than 150,000 specimens. The museum also contains an extensive collection of design and fine arts, including clothing, interior, and product design, especially Art Deco.
Find out more about the ROM – https://www.rom.on.ca/en
If you pick this option, we will go directly to the ROM. The bus will pick you up at the ROM and drop you off at Nathan Phillips Square. We will leave Nathan Phillips Square at 6:00 pm.
Cost: The cost for the ROM trip is $15 for EVERYONE!
International EAP students will pay $15 for their ROM ticket and a Post-secondary student will pay $25 for the bus and $15 for their ROM ticket = $40 in total.
- Starting January 2017 we will no longer be accepting cash, debit or credit card for college trips.
- If you need to make a payment. you MUST pay by making an online banking payment.
- If you need help making an online payment, we would happy to help you in any International Office.
- After you have made the payment, you MUST email a copy of your receipt to [email protected]
We will leave Toronto at 6:00 pm and return to Niagara around 8:00 pm depending on traffic.