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Queen Street Mental Health Centre

The Provincial Lunatic Asylum, opened in 1850, was the first permanent mental health facility in Upper Canada. For its time it was a technically sophisticated building designed to treat patients in a humane environment. It was demolished in 1975-76.

Location

In the main lobby of the Queen Street Mental Health Centre, 1001 Queen Street West, Toronto.

Region: Greater Toronto Area

County/District: City of Toronto (District)

Municipality: City of Toronto

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