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At Centre Stage...


Please note the Archives of Ontario will be closed on May 20th for the Victoria Day Holiday. [More]

Doors Open Toronto 2017

It’s Doors Open Toronto 2019 on Saturday, May 25th!  All our doors will be open to the public… even the doors to our state-of-the-art vaults and preservation lab!

Historical Document Project
You can now access Government of Ontario budgets all the way back to 1893 on our Digitized Government Publications Repository. Explore here
Vital Statistics Records Released

The 1937 marriage and 1947 death registrations are available now on . now hosts the 1869-1913 births, 1801-1937 marriages and 1869-1947 deaths.
FamilySearch International continues to host the 1869-1912 births, 1869-1927 marriages and 1869-1937 deaths.


Vital Statistics Records Released
Hello, humans! You aren’t the only species in the archives. Flock to our free ANIMALIA: Animals in the Archives onsite exhibit or explore our related online exhibit to discover humans’ changing relationships with other animals and how these species have left their mark on Ontario’s history.