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At the City of Toronto Archives you can find historical records (information), including:

  • records created by the City of Toronto government
  • records created by municipal governments that existed before the 1998 amalgamation
  • papers of people, families, organizations and businesses
  • photographs
  • maps, plans and architectural drawings


Find out about our new exhibit, Wide Open World: A Celebration of the Suburbs in Toronto, which opened on September 21.

The Archives is now open on Saturdays. Find out about our Saturday service.