Places of the Past
The university’s rich and varied past is elegantly preserved
in the many historical buildings of the St. George campus.
Generations of planners, each aiming to leave a lasting mark
on campus, have created an architectural legacy that is unsurpassed
The City of Toronto Inventory of Heritage Properties includes
U of T sites, ranging from the Alexandra Gates at Philosopher’s
Walk to the Zion Congregational Church at 88 College Street.
The hand-painted map to the right was completed by A. Scott
Carter in 1937 and displayed in the aptly named Map Room of
Hart House. The coloured dots mark some of our favorite buildings
on campus. Click on them to take a stroll through history
and discover more about U of T’s remarkable architectural
To read about U of T’s latest round of award-winning
here and visit the Great Spaces website.