Thousands of office workers arrive downtown each day through Union Station. During morning rush hour, hordes of eager workers rush northward from Union Station through the underground concourses to their offices. In the afternoon, the rush runs southward towards the station. During those times, it is best not to try to go against the flow.
Across the street to the right, you can see the twin towers of the Royal Bank plaza, with their gold-tinged windows. Since the construction of these towers, the value of the gold in the glass has increased by several million dollars.
Toronto is a popular city for movie-makers. Union Station is where many scenes of the movie "The Silver Streak" were shot. In the finale of that movie, a speeding locomotive crashed through the wall into the main lobby.
The dreary track level.