Toronto Archives Research Hall is open for in-person visits in a limited capacity and by appointment only. Please review the information below to plan your visit.
If you are interested in visiting the Toronto Archives Research Hall, you must request an appointment. Once your request is received, a member of the Toronto Archives will contact you to conduct a reference interview.
Prepare for the Reference Interview
The Toronto Archives Research Hall is accessible by appointment only.
Hours of Operation:
Tuesday and Thursday: 9 a.m. – noon and 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
You may book one three-hour visit per calendar month and only two researchers are permitted in the Research Hall at one time.
Appointments are currently being scheduled for October 19 – November 30. Please check this page again beginning November 1 for appointments in December.
The following services are currently available at the Toronto Archives Research Hall:
The following services remain unavailable:
An overview of the Archives’ collection is found in What’s in the Archives.
The following records are unavailable at the Archives:
The health and safety of all visitors and staff remains top priority in all of the City’s re-opening plans. Learn more about the health and safety protocols that are in place.