West Queen West Self-Guided Art Gallery Crawl

Toronto Street Sign: Art + Design District Queen St

Toronto’s West Queen West is a two-kilometre strip that runs along Queen Street West between Bathurst Street and Gladstone Avenue. The area is known as the Art + Design District. 

The WQW Art Crawl is a self-guided walking tour for anyone who want to get out and discover art in the City. We also host special art crawl events throughout the year with live music and drinks.

West Queen West Art Galleries

Click on a gallery profile to learn more about them. Click through to their website for their latest exhibit.

Map for Oct 10 art crawl

Public Transit – TTC

The 501 Queen streetcar runs along Queen Street with convenient stops for all participating Art Galleries. Hop on-Hop off the streetcar between the galleries when you pay with your PRESTO card. As long as you’re within two hours from your first tap, you won’t be charged another fare.

Go Transit + 15-minute walk

Take a Go train to Exhibition station and walk north on Atlantic Avenue to King Street, turn right onto King Street then turn left onto Sudbury Street. This will take you to Dovercourt Road.


There is ample Green P parking available in the area

  • Carpark 45 Abell Street
  • Street parking along Queen St. W. (no parking during rush hour 4-6pm)
  • Carpark 18 Ossington Avenue
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