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Hockey Hall of Fame

Hockey Hall of Fame © Richie Diesterheft
Hockey Hall of Fame © Richie Diesterheft

Avid ice hockey fans should make a point of it to visit Toronto's Hockey Hall of Fame. Within this shrine to Canada's favourite pastime, visitors can learn about the history of the game through memorabilia from every era, hockey artefacts from around the world, themed exhibits, multimedia stations and images of great moments in hockey history. Iconic players' gear, skates and sticks are also on display. Visitors usually relish having hands-on access to the Stanley Cup, and trying out state-of-the-art games that challenge shooting and goalkeeping skills.

Address: 30 Yonge Street, Brookfield Place

Website: www.hhof.com

Telephone: +1 416 360 7765

Opening times: Monday to Friday, 10am-5pm. Saturday, 9.30am-6pm. Sunday, 10.30am-5pm.

Admission: C$18 (adults), C$12 (youths aged 4 - 13), free for children under 3. Other concessions are available.