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Things to do in Scarborough Toronto this summer

The summer season is the best time of the year to spend with loved ones and ‎Scarborough Toronto, Ontario is a great place to enjoy some memorable experiences. The town named after the wife of John Graves Simcoe, the first Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada, has some of the best historic, family-friendly and relaxing summer activities available throughout Canada.

Explore Scarborough's History

This beautiful town is full of rich luxurious Canadian history and the best way to learn about this is to load your family or friends into a new Jeep Cherokee and take the 12 minute drive to Scarborough Museum. Set in Thomson Memorial Park, part of the 200-acre farm that was owned by David and Mary Thomson in 1802, this museum offers lots of historical buildings as well as a recreated 19th century garden. This historic vacation spot also offers plenty of community programs and exhibitions that tell the story of Scarborough, Ontario.

Summer Fun for the Family

If family-fun activities are part of your summer vacation plan, then Scarborough is also the perfect place. So, get behind the wheel of Scarborotown Chrysler's family-friendly Chrysler Pacifica minivan and head to one of the amazing kid friendly places like Toronto Zoo.

The largest zoo in Canada and third largest zoo in the world is always a wild and wonderful experience thanks to over 700 acres of over 5,000 animals that represent over 450 species. Your kids are also sure to enjoy award-winning exhibits including the Gorilla Rainforest, the Great Barrier Reef, 10-acre Tundra Trek or even the all-new Aldabra tortoises exhibit.

If your kids prefer a day playing in the water at no cost to you, then your family should be sure to check out Kidstown. The only water park operated by the City of Toronto offers one of the most popular outdoor aquatic facilities for preschool and grade school children in this area. Featuring a tipping bucket, spray rings, squirting aquatic animals, a slide, wading pool, splash pad and so much more. While here, your family can even enjoy a picnic during and after play.

Relaxing Time Together

For those who are looking for a relaxing and romantic getaway, Scarborough Toronto, Ontario is an ideal summer vacation spot. With beaches like Bluffer's Park, located at the southern end of Brimley Road, offers beautiful nature trails for a leisurely walk or a sandy beach for a romantic picnic. For those who enjoy a beach with an island feel, should check out Rouge Beach Park and Rouge Marsh. This beach is also one of top swimming locations in the Scarborough area.

For those whose idea of a relaxing romantic getaway involves exploring the great outdoors, then get behind the wheel of a vehicle that can handle any terrain like the Jeep Compass and take a short drive to Rouge Marsh, which offers canoeing and unbelievable nature hikes. If camping is involved in this plan check out Toronto's only camping spot at Glen Rouge Campground.

Explore Scarborough

No matter what kind of summer activities you choose, you have the perfect vehicle to get you there. So, contact your leading Scarborough Jeep and Dodge dealer to finish your summer off right.