Simcoe County Archives

Record #: MID0350
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 20 Jul 2022


Description (Service) The Archives collects, preserves and makes available:
  • Corporate records of the County and local municipal governments
  • Private manuscripts, such as the personal papers of residents
  • Business records
  • Papers of clubs, institutions, and associations
  • Community newspapers and publications
  • Photographs
  • Maps
  • Oral history and other sound recordings
  • Moving images
  • Genealogical information
Records reflect some aspect of the County's history

Service Details

Hours Archives: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Open to public by appointment: Mon 1:30 pm-4 pm * Tue-Fri 9 am-11:30 pm, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Refer to the Booking Archives Services page for detailed information to book an appointment when open to the public.
Languages English
Fees Service - for reproductions, call for information ; None - admission ; Fees for reproductions, call for information or  
No admission, entry, or access fees.

Address and Location

Located In Community Springwater
Address & Map
1149 Highway 26
Springwater, ON
Canada L9X 0Z7
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Intersection Highway 26 W and County Rd 27
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-726-9331 ext 1287, General Line ; 705-726-9331 ext 1285, General Inquiries
Toll Free Phone 1-866-893-9300 ext 1287
Fax 705-725-5341
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Primary Contact Matthew Fells, County Archivist; Phone: 705-726-9300 ext 1285; Email:
Mailing Address ON 

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