Visit the Village!

The safety of our visitors and staff is our top priority.

To provide a safe environment for you and your family, we are following the advice of public health authorities and have made modifications to our usual operations.

This means that things may look a little different — but you’ll still enjoy the great outdoor experience that you know and love at Black Creek Pioneer Village.

Choose from two great ways to visit the Village, and be sure to read the Visitor Protocols for everything you need to know before you arrive.


Explore the Village at your own pace!

Follow the directed route around the Village, explore the heritage buildings, wander through the gardens, and visit the animals!

Encounter costumed educators at outdoor discovery stations located throughout the Village.

Weekday admission includes a 50-minute tour of the heritage village with a costumed educator as your guide.

Tours are offered at:

  • 11:30 a.m.
  • 12:30 p.m.
  • 1:30 p.m.*

After your tour, explore the Village at your own pace: enjoy the fall colours, visit the farm animals, wander through the heritage buildings and visit the gift shop! Take advantage of our ample green spaces and enjoy a picnic on the grounds.

*Please note: the 1:30 p.m. tour will focus on our friendly farm animals.

Purchase Your Timed Ticket:

General Public – View Admission Prices BOOK NOW
Village/Conservation Parks Members – Free BOOK NOW

Tinsmith shop at Black Creek Pioneer Village in autumn


Get the most out of your visit with a outdoor guided family experience!

These programs are designed to provide a more in-depth look at some of our most popular heritage buildings. Each program includes a guided tour of select heritage buildings led by a knowledgeable costumed educator.

Each booking is for a group of up to five people. Please call 416-667-6295 if your party is larger than five people. Each additional person will pay $15.00 + HST.

Guided Experience Information

Time: 1.5 hours
Price: $94.95 + HST per family (maximum 5 people)
$15.00 + HST for each additional guest (up to 3 extra guests)
Member Price: $90.95 + HST per family (maximum 5 people)
Tour Capacity: 15 participants (smaller groups may be paired with other small groups up to a maximum of three groups)

Outdoor Guided Experience Tours

Choose from one of the following exciting experiences:

Available Wednesday to Sunday at 11:30 a.m.
This guided experience hits all the highlights of Black Creek Pioneer Village. A knowledgeable costumed educator guides your family on an exploration of our most popular buildings, including artisan trade shops, family homes, and public buildings. Uncover the stories of the people who lived, worked, and played in our heritage buildings and how they helped shape the Toronto region we know today.

General/non-member price: $94.95 + HST BOOK NOW
Member price: $90.95 + HST BOOK NOW

discover historic buildings at Black Creek Pioneer Village on an outdoor guided experience

Available Wednesday to Sunday at 11:30 a.m. or 1:15 p.m.
Welcome trainee time travellers! Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to travel back to the year 1867, blend in and observe the people of the past. Before you head off on your mission you must complete a series of activities and challenges that will test your ability to survive and thrive on your journey 153 years in the past. Good luck, time travellers — may time be on your side.

General/non-member price: $94.95 + HST BOOK NOW
Member price: $90.95 + HST BOOK NOW

explore everyday life in the 19th century on a guided experience at Black Creek Pioneer Village


Can I explore the Village on my own?

At this time visitors can only enter the Village as part of a Guided Family Experience, and must remain with their guide while on site.

If there is something you especially wish to see, please let the guide know at the start of your program and they may be able to accommodate your request.

Starting August 15, you can book a Self-Guided Experience to explore the Village at your own pace.

How many people can join a Guided Family Experience tour?

We are limiting the experience to a maximum of three households per tour.

Do I need to book the Guided Family Experience in advance?

Yes. To ensure availability, please book at least 48 hours before you wish to visit.

Are there other ways to visit the Village?

Visitors can explore the Village on a Guided Family Experience, or come after hours for a ghost tour with The Haunted Walk Toronto.


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Black Creek Pioneer Village has been awarded a #SafeTravels Stamp, which is recognized globally for adopting proper, standardized health and hygiene protocols

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