Where is the Bata Shoe Museum?

327 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario
The Bata Shoe Museum is located at 327 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario, on the southwest corner of Bloor and St. George streets.

Where can you find a museum with over 13000 shoes?

The Bata Shoe Museum
The Bata Shoe Museum currently holds over 13,000 shoes and related artefacts, spanning 4,500 years of footwear history.

When was the Bata Shoe Museum built?

May 6, 1995
Bata Shoe Museum/Founded

On May 6 1995 the Bata Shoe Museum opened its doors at 327 Bloor Street West in downtown Toronto, in an iconic building designed by Moriyama and Teshima Architects. As a unique, world-class specialized museum, it has become a major destination point for visitors and residents alike.

Is Bata Indian company?

Bata Corporation (originally, and in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, known as Baťa) is a Czech multinational footwear and fashion accessory manufacturer and retailer, founded in the town of Zlín, today in the Czech Republic.

Is Bata Shoe Museum a general museum?

The Bata Shoe Museum (BSM) is a museum of footwear and calceology in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The museum’s building is situated near the northwest of the University of Toronto’s St….Bata Shoe Museum.

Location of the museum in Toronto
Type Calceology
Visitors 110,334 (2018)
Founder Sonja Bata
Curator Elizabeth Semmelhack

Where did Bata originate?

Zlín, Czechia
Bata Shoes/Place founded

Is Bata a luxury brand?

Today, Bata continues to be one of the world’s most trusted brands of footwear, with a constant focus on affordability and comfort. Mostly importantly, it continues to be a family run company, with members of the Bata family and extended family, deeply involved in the running of the company.

Which is not an Indian brand?

Nestle. Nestle is a food and beverage company that’s behind some of our favourite items like Maggi and Kitkat but, is not an Indian company as many would think it to be. Nestle is in fact a Swiss multinational company which has its headquarters based in Vevey, Vaud, Switzerland.

What does Bata stand for?


Acronym Definition
BATA British Air Transport Association (London, UK)
BATA British American Tobacco Australia
BATA Bay Area Transit Authority
BATA Buy and Throw Away

Which country brand is Red Chief?

The company markets a leather footwear brand in India by the name of ‘RED CHIEF’. All footwear made under this brand is of leather. The company is a complete leather and footwear manufacturer with its own tannery, and five manufacturing plants. Leayan Global Pvt.