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Simcoe County Archives

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

Welcome to the Simcoe County Archives

While our physical location remains closed due to the Covid19 pandemic, we have a lot of great content available online. 

To search through our collections please visit our online Descriptions​ database. For a deeper dive into Simcoe County's history check out our Research G​uides and Tools, Online Exhibits​, the Simcoe County Remembers​ database, and the Archives ​blog​. ​

​​Exterior of the Simcoe County Archives building ​​Collecting Community Responses to the COVI​D-19 Pandemic

​The Archives is looking for the public's assistance in developing a ​Community Responses to the COVID-19 Pandemic collection.  We know that many of you are creating an​d collecting memories and infor​mation about the pandemic.​  Items are not being accepted at this time, but we have created a guide to assist you in ​ass​embling materials for future donation.  Visit our Collecting Community Responses to the COVID-19 Pandemic​ page for more information.

The Simcoe County Archives and the Simcoe County Museum are working together to collect and preserve items that tell the local story of the COVID-19 Pandemic.  Visit the Museum's website to learn about how it is Collecting Stories of COVID​.

​​​​Resource guide:  Historical Research from Hom​e

The Archives has developed a reso​​urce for teachers, parents, and s​tudents learning about Simcoe County's history from home. Historical Research from Home​ contains a list of online resources​ to help you learn about our ​communities.​​​​




Research Guides and Toolshttps://www.simcoe.ca/dpt/arc/Conservation and PreservationResearch Guides and Tools
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