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Welcome to Toronto’s First Post Office! Operated by the Town of York Historical Society, we are a museum, National Historic Site, and an authorized full-service dealer for Canada Post.

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FYI: Toronto’s First Post Office will be closed Sunday August 1st and Monday August 2nd for the long weekend.

WALKING TOUR – On the Edge of the City: Toronto in 1833  August 8th, 2021. 11am-12:30pm. $10-$15. In this walking tour, join us as we explore the dark side of Toronto in 1834. We will tell stories of duels, hangings, riots, and death while we walk the original 10 blocks of the early city. Register Here.

Toronto Letter Writing Social  August 8th, 2021. 1pm-3pm. Free. A monthly drop-in for letter-writers, bullet journallers, and all those who would like DEDICATED WRITING TIME in good company! Find out more.

WALKING TOUR – On the Edge of the City: Toronto in 1833  August 8th, 2021. 11am-12:30pm. $10-$15. In this walking tour, join us explore the Battle of York in 1813 while we walk the original 10 blocks of the early city. Register Here.

REGARDING COVID-19: Toronto’s First Post Office is open regular hours. However, museum programs, workshops, and rentals remain cancelled. Please see our COVID-19 page for more details.