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Toronto's First Post Office

Welcome to Toronto's First Post Office! Operated by the Town of York Historical Society, this National Historic Site is a museum and an authorized full-service dealer for Canada Post. As a museum, it tells the story of the early colonial postal system, of Toronto’s first postmaster, and of the rebellion that played a significant role in his life.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Washrooms
  • National Historic Site (Canada)
  • Kid-friendly
  • Self-guided tours available

Contact info

260 Adelaide Street East
Toronto, Ontario
Telephone: 416-865-1833


Year built: 1833
Architectural style: Georgian
Building type: Post office

Dates/hours open

Saturday May 25 – Sunday May 26, 2019
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Toronto's First Post Office 260 Adelaide Street East