Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art - Toronto

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Located on the Victoria University campus at the University of Toronto, the Gardiner Museum is dedicated to ceramics art(the only institution in Canada).

The collection consists of over 3000 pieces of work from ancient to contemporary. Artifacts include porcelain, vases, tea cups from countries around the world including China, France and Germany.

History

Toronto philanthropist George Gardiner assembled a collection and donated it and the building to the public in 1984.

Restaurant

The restaurant on the 5th floor of the museum has been winning praise from the culinary critics. The Gardiner Cafe features sandwiches and salads prepared by local celebrity chef Jamie Kennedy.

Details

111 Queen's Park Cicle (South of Bloor)
416 586 8080
www.gardinermusuem.on.ca

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