Casa Loma or the Loma House is a Gothic Revival style historic building situated in midtown Toronto and is presently a landmark and a museum too. Initially, it was built in 1914 and was the residence of financier Sir Henry Mill Pellatt. As the building has unique architectural character to it, it’s also a popular site for movies and television like X-Men, Chicago, The Pacifier, The Tuxedo and Strange Brew.
One of the most popular tourist sites of Toronto, Casa Loma was built by Sir Henry Pellat in 1917 as a gift to his wife. It was constructed at a price of $3.5 million and valued $27,305 just within a... more span of ten years. It displays marvelous seventeenth century architecture, comprising of Rhenish turrets, Elizabethan chimneys, underground tunnels and also secret passageways. The initial cost of furnishing was about $1.5 million. It is also home to a beautiful marble swimming pool, a big library and fifteen baths. One can opt for self-guided audio tours which do not have any additional cost.
Address: 1 Austin Ter, Toronto, ON M5R 1X8
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