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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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Latest News

“A Stroll Through History” Walking Tour: Toronto’s First Post Office is happy to announce that this self-guided tour will continue to be offered year round.  More details are available on our Education Programs page.

Annual Author Series 2022: Tickets are now available for purchase for our final guest speaker who will be virtually presenting one of their renowned historical publications that focus on early aspects of Toronto history.

A Holiday Open House: Drop-in to the Post Office on December 4th between 1pm-4pm for our year-end social. Come and make a festive button, work on your letter writing in a social setting, mail your letter to Santa, and enjoy some holiday nibbles. Everyone is welcome! 

Tales of Christmas Past: Tickets are now available for purchase for an online festive evening as we learn about the Christmas traditions of days gone by from guest speaker Richard Fiennes-Clinton.

In the News: We were featured in the Toronto Star! Read Toronto’s First Post Office is Worth Writing Home About!

Join Our Team! We are currently recruiting a new Executive Director. Please see the employment section for details and application instructions.