The Simcoe County Archives – Ontario's first county archives – began in 1966. It remains the official repository for the permanent records of the Corporation of the County of Simcoe, its constituent municipalities and the City of Barrie. The Archives also collects records in any media that document the history of Simcoe County. Its earliest original record dates from 1540.
- Full wheelchair access
- Guided tours available
- Women's history
Contact info1149 Highway 26
ArchitectureYear built: 1979
Architect: Boigon & Armstrong Architects (1979); W.M. Salter and Associates Inc. (1992); Black and Moffat Architects (2012)
Architectural style: Contemporary
Building type: Commercial
Dates/hours openSaturday September 29, 2018
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; special guided tours at 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.