What Province Is Toronto In?

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Toronto is located in the province of Ontario. Toronto is the most populated city of Canada, and it is the capital of Ontario.

Toronto is often mistaken as the capital of Canada, but it is another Ontario city, Ottawa, that holds the distinction. Toronto is located along the north shore of Lake Ontario. It is famous for its iconic architectural skyline that includes the CN Tower, one of the largest buildings in the world. The city draws in tourists with its professional sports teams and stadiums, major art galleries and museums, the financial district and a diverse entertainment district.