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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

I Heart Market Street: Toronto’s First Post Office will be in the city’s newest park throughout the summer. Market Street is right beside St. Lawrence Market! Join us, alternating each Friday with Mackenzie House Museum and the Market Gallery, for fun hands-on activities!

FYI: Toronto’s First Post Office will be closed July 1.

July 1 in St. James Park: Though the P.O. will be closed, we’ll be offering historical walk-and-talks in and around St. James Park during the St. Lawrence Neighbourhood Association’s annual picnic (noon-4pm). No registration necessary! More details on our Events page.

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

FYI: We’ve posted a short addition to our COVID updates. Read it here.