Here’s what’s open and closed in the GTA on Christmas Day 2012.


  • Government offices, banks, post offices, and libraries will all be closed Christmas day
  • LCBO and The Beer Store locations will also be closed.
  • Most tourist attractions, including the C.N. Tower, the Royal Ontario Museum and Casa Loma.
  • Most grocery stores and pharmacies


  • Markham’s Pacific Mall will remain open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • public skating rinks
  • most movie theatres


The TTC will be operating on a Sunday schedule on Christmas. On Monday night, Go Transit will be operating early homebound service. On Christmas, Go Transit will operate on a Sunday schedule.