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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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REGARDING COVID-19: All museum programs, workshops, and rentals have been cancelled until further notice. The post office is open, but our hours have changed. Please see our COVID-19 page for more details.

DESIGN A STAMP: Enter our stamp design contest! Open to those aged 6-12. Details here.

A BIOGRAPHY OF ELIZABETH SIMCOE: Join us June 11th for a free virtual lecture by historian Richard Fiennes-Clinton on Elizabeth Simcoe. Details here.

VIRTUAL LETTER WRITING SOCIAL: A free, monthly drop-in for letter-writers, bullet journallers, and all those who would like DEDICATED WRITING TIME in good company! Details here.

FYI: Toronto’s First Post Office will be closed on Wednesday, July 1 for Canada Day.

Toronto's First Post Office

260 Adelaide Street East
Toronto, ON M5A 1N1

Our hours have changed temporarily:
M–F: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Sat: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Sun: CLOSED
See our COVID-19 page for more information.

Phone: (416) 865-1833
Email: info@tos1stpo.com

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