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Service Update

All Toronto Public Library branches will be closed on Monday, September 7 for Labour Day.

Fort York

Service Update

The second floor is currently without air conditioning, but still open to the public. Air conditioning on the first floor is working.

190 Fort York Boulevard, Toronto, ON
M5V 0E7

416-393-6240

Branch Hours
Day Opening Time Closing Time
Monday 9:00 a.m. 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. 8:30 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. 8:30 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
Sunday Closed

Directions


Located on the northeast corner of Bathurst Street and Fort York Boulevard.

Public Transit


TTC streetcar #511 southbound from Bathurst subway station or northbound from Exhibition to Fort York Boulevard.

Parking


Paid - Limited street parking on Fort York Boulevard, east of the library. Green P parking lot at Portland and Front Street (entrance off Portland). Bike Share Toronto (formerly BIXI) stand on Fort York Boulevard, east of the library.


Map


Map to library branch

Features


General Features

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Computer(s) with screen magnification software (Zoomtext)
  • Magnifier - hand held

Technology

Collections

  • Adult Literacy Materials
  • Audiobooks on CD

Language

  • Small collection in Chinese

Branch History


Year Details
2014 Opened 29 May by Toronto Public Library Board, KPMB Architects. On September 23, a celebration was held to mark the public art installation on the west façade of Fort York branch. The concept is based on The Journals of Susanna Moodie, and the artwork is a unique collaboration between Margaret Atwood and Charles Pachter.

Meeting Rooms


For booking information call 416-397-5969.

Meeting Room

  • 800 sq. ft.
  • Seats 40 lecture style. Fire Code Occupancy:
  • Equipment:
    • 40 chairs
    • projection screen (ceiling mounted)
    • 6 tables

Wheelchair accessible washrooms.


Directions


Located on the northeast corner of Bathurst Street and Fort York Boulevard.

Public Transit


Located on the northeast corner of Bathurst Street and Fort York Boulevard.

Parking


Paid - Limited street parking on Fort York Boulevard, east of the library. Green P parking lot at Portland and Front Street (entrance off Portland). Bike Share Toronto (formerly BIXI) stand on Fort York Boulevard, east of the library.


Upcoming Events

Fri, Sep 04 - 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sat, Sep 05 - 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tue, Sep 08 - 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Regular Programs

Tue, Sep 15 - 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tue, Sep 15 - 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Tue, Sep 15 - 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

All Branch Programs & Events