- THE OAA
- NEWS & EVENTS
- PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES
- PUBLIC RESOURCES
- DISCOVER AN ARCHITECT
3.5 Unstructured Learning Hours
Downtown Mississauga is a dynamic, rapidly changing urban neighbourhood that attracts creative and talented people to live, work, and play. It is a place where you can share and embrace new ideas, cultures, and experiences. Located in the heart of the city, with easy connections to the rest of the city, the Greater Toronto Area, and beyond, downtown Mississauga has more than 30,000 residents and 20,000 jobs within walking distance of the major centre of civic government, cultural amenities, and an established regional retail facility.
Highlights include the renowned Marilyn Monroe Tower, the iconic Mississauga City Hall and newly redesigned Celebration Square, developments by Daniels, Amacon, Rogers/Urban Capital, and Oxford in addition to residential towers, college buildings, award-winning and LEED projects, grade-related and live/work units, comfortable pedestrian mews, public art; outstanding parks, active open squares, and well-executed streetscapes.
This tour has substantial walking.