How to Find Us

The Japan Foundation, Toronto is located on the third floor of the Hudson’s Bay Centre at the corner of Yonge and Bloor (above the RBC).

Mailing address:
2 Bloor St. E.
Suite 300
P.O Box 130

Toronto, ON M4W 1A8

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Library & Gallery Opening Hours

Tuesday11:30am to 4:30pm
Thursday11:30am to 6:30pm
Friday11:30am to 4:30pm
Saturday11:30am to 4:30pm *Closed on select Saturdays

*Closed on Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays, and Select Saturdays:
  Canada Day weekend June 29- July 1
  Civic Holiday weekend August 3-5

  Labour Day weekend August 31- September 2

*Gallery will be closed on June 2-17 for installation of a new exhibition.
*Library will be closed on July 10-17 for annual inventory.

Video Directions to JFT:

We look forward to seeing you at our centre. For inquiries, please visit our Contact Us page.


Third floor access:
The third floor can be accessed from the north elevator bank of the Hudson’s Bay Centre office tower.

Building access:
The Bloor Street entrance to the Hudson’s Bay Centre is available during Japan Foundation opening hours every day of the week. This entrance has an elevator at street level with access to the lobby.
The Yonge Street entrance is locked at 6:00 pm during the week and 24 hours on weekends and holidays.
For Saturday openings and evening access, please use the Bloor Street entrance.

Please click here for a picture guide to finding our office (from TTC Bloor-Yonge Station). If you have any questions or concerns, please call our office at 416-966-1600 before your visit.

Public Transit

Bloor-Yonge Station


Hudson’s Bay Parking Garage: Asquith Garage

Hudson’s Bay Parking Garage: Bloor Garage