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).

Our mailing address:

2 Bloor St. E.
Suite 300
P.O Box 130

Toronto, ON M4W 1A8

Library and Gallery Temporary Closure

Considering the current changing circumstances, with everyone’s safety in mind, The Japan Foundation, Toronto has decided to temporarily close our centre to the public. All of the online programs will continue as announced.

JFT Closed Until Further Notice

The Japan Foundation, Toronto library and gallery will be closed from Tuesday October 13, 2020, until further notice. During this time, all of our online programming will continue, but in-person programming will be suspended. We will monitor the situation continuously and let you know when we are able to re-open to the public. Updates will be provided in a timely manner on our official website and through social media.

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We look forward to seeing you at our centre once it is safe to do so. We welcome your questions and comments at


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