Online ordering of copies of archival photographs will be unavailable between Saturday, September 22 at 11 p.m. and Sunday, September 23 at 3 a.m., due to system maintenance. Thank you for your understanding.

Search the Archives’ database for records and information.


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

The Archives will be open on Saturdays again, from October 13 until April 27.