Osborne 75

Lillian H. Smith Toronto Public Library Branch with drawings of children’s literature characters.

About the exhibit

Celebrating the 75th anniversary of the Osborne Collection of Early Children’s Books!

The Osborne Collection of Early Children’s Books features outstanding examples of children’s literature from antiquity to present day.

Our mandate is to preserve and share the development of children’s literature for today and future generations.

This exhibit highlights key items from the Osborne Collection including: first editions, limited edition prints, artwork, original manuscripts and much more.

Guided tours

Drop in for an in-person, staff-led tour Tuesdays at 3 pm. Meet at the TD Gallery.

Nov 14
Nov 21
Nov 28
Dec 5
Dec 12
Dec 19
(no tour Dec 26)
Jan 2
Jan 9
Jan 16
Jan 23
Jan 30
Feb 6