Guildwood Village Park - Scotia Bank - 1902-1969 Arch. Darling & Pearson

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The Guild is a unique facility with several historic buildings inside a public park. Guildwood Park forms a naturalized frame around the formal Guild Inn Gardens. Surrounding these buildings are more than 70 architectural fragments and sculptures within the formal gardens. This place is naturally magnet for wedding photographers.

This photo shows parts of old Bank of Nova Scotia (1903-1969) which was on Toronto's King Street. It is not exactly as it was originaly on the bank, but it is reassembled in different configuration.

Photo of the original Quebec Bank and Scotia Bank on 37-39 King Street West is in Toronto Archives: Fonds 124 f0124 _fl002-id0032

Fragments from demolished buildings in and around Toronto were rescued by Rosa and Spencer Clark, and re-erected to create a sculpture garden. Passing into the public domain in 1978, the grounds became a public park and the art and sculpture on display in the gardens became a unique attraction atop the Scarborough Bluffs.

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Comments (60)

patano on September 18, 2012

I like this beautiful shot,

very good enquadre and amazing colors view !

Congratulations, you earned my

like 38!

Warm greetings from Paolo.

Welcome to my gallery. Have a nice day !

My blog

Eckart u. Annemarie … on September 18, 2012

Like39 für diese fantastische Aufnahme. Viele Grüße, Eckart und Annemarie

Dezso Biczo © on September 19, 2012

I read the information - useful

Nice shooting!

LIKE 40.

With friendly greetings, Dezső  

Zsuzsanna Bánfalvi on September 20, 2012

Beautiful view !

I love it! My friendly greeting,Natuska

Goldfoto on September 28, 2012

A marvellous view with a superb foreground...very well done and a golden star from Greetings and best wishes from Germany!

Tomros - Pano on September 28, 2012

Thanks a lot, the light was just perfect.

leo1383 on September 29, 2012

Like,interesting capture,greetings Leo

Thanasis Germanos on September 29, 2012

Very lovely and interesting photo !!! LIKE Greetings Thanasis

Filippo Bilotti on September 29, 2012


Esta foto me gusta,LIKE45.Muy bello este monumento, y las flores en primer plano le dan el toque de color.......

Saludos desde Caracas.

Magda M on September 30, 2012

Very nice ;D

Frederic Baiges on October 1, 2012

Me gusta la foto, es muy bonita. Like

Saludos cordiales.

Antoine Jasser on October 2, 2012

Beautifully composed & presented...
L 48

Melsen Felipe on October 4, 2012

Original y magnífico encuadre, enhorabuena, L

Un cordial saludo desde Costa Rica, Melsen Felipe

Dr.Azzouqa on October 4, 2012

Beautiful place.

Excellent shot.


Best wishes from Jordan.


Dieter Hockertz for … on October 6, 2012

Wonderful place.


Best wishes Dieter

Ana María Ossorio Ló… on October 10, 2012

Beautiful garden. Excellent framed photo--like 51--AnaM

BritPlom on November 29, 2012

A beautifull monument!


Greetings, François

Jean Van Dai Nguyen on October 2, 2013

Hi, Tomas!
YS5+L56 for this Beautiful Composition.
Greetings from Vanuatu.
Thanks for your kind visit. Jean.

Ana María Ossorio Ló… on November 12, 2013

Beautiful!-I like it! 56--AnaM

Rahime on November 12, 2013

It really is a unique work of art park. Liked it very much. L+F

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Photo taken in Guildwood Park, Toronto, ON M1P 4N7, Canada
Guildwood Park

Photo details

  • Uploaded on September 12, 2012
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    by Tomros - Pano
    • Camera: Panasonic DMC-ZS5
    • Taken on 2012/08/25 18:41:26
    • Exposure: 0.025s (1/40)
    • Focal Length: 8.50mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.800
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash