Service Interruption Notice:
The Simcoe County Archives is closed to the public until further notice.
This is Ontario Local Food Week!
Now that the weather is getting better, are you thinking of, or already growing some of your own produce? Click here to visit the Archives' blog and learn about what provisions past residents grew, produced, and harvested.
Mmm... Butter Tarts
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, why don't you try it out for yourself?
Resource guide: Historical Research from Home
The Archives has developed a resource for teachers, parents, and students learning about Simcoe County's history from home. Click here to view the compiled list of online resources to help you learn about our communities.