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Simcoe County Archives

​​​​​​​​Service Interruption Notice:​​

The Simcoe County Archives is closed to the public until further notice.

We're celebrating National Butter Tart Day this Monday,  June 1st!

The earliest-known printed recipe for butter tarts was published right here in Simcoe County.  Click here​ to learn more about Mrs. MacLeod's​ ​"filling for tarts" ​recipe.  As you isolate at home this weekend, why don't you try it out for yourself?

Updated resource guide:  Researching Heritage Properties

Has staying at home got you wondering about who else has lived there?  Click here​ to find out what resources are available for identifying past residents of a property.

Blog post: ​Identifying family photographs​

Are you and your family looking for a fun stay-home project?​​​  Round up your old photo albums and click here to check out Simcoe County Archives' guide to identifying family photographs!




Conservation and Preservationhttps://www.simcoe.ca/dpt/arc/Conservation and PreservationConservation and Preservation
Archives Bloghttps://www.simcoe.ca/dpt/arc/archives-blogArchives Blog
About the Archiveshttps://www.simcoe.ca/dpt/arc/About ArchivesAbout the Archives
Donating Records to the Archiveshttps://www.simcoe.ca/dpt/arc/donating-records-to-the-archivesDonating Records to the Archives
Research & Serviceshttps://www.simcoe.ca/dpt/arc/Research ServicesResearch & Services
Search the Collectionshttps://www.simcoe.ca/dpt/arc/Online ResourcesSearch the Collections
Online Exhibitshttps://www.simcoe.ca/dpt/arc/Online ExhibitsOnline Exhibits
Simcoe County Remembershttps://www.simcoe.ca/dpt/arc/simcoe-county-remembersSimcoe County Remembers