The 4D Cityscape Toronto Time Puzzle recreates Toronto's famous skyline, not only in three dimensions using scale-model buildings, but also along the fourth dimension of time. The puzzle includes 111 building replicas that depict the city as it appeared as far back as 1899 through to 2015 – Over 100 years of architectural history.
The base of the puzzle is a traditional 2D jigsaw puzzle that forms the city's street layout, islands, and mountains. Once the puzzle base is complete, the vertical building of Toronto begins by placing 111 buildings and skyscrapers in chronological time sequence, following the enclosed 4D Time Poster.
This puzzle allows people of all ages to:
- Learn how Toronto developed and evolved
- Explore historic buildings and architectural styles
- Get to know the geography of Toronto
- Discover the defining moments in the history of Toronto