Toronto Sights

Toronto's First Post Office

  • 260 Adelaide St. E Map It
  • Old Town
  • Government Building

Published 07/22/2015

Fodor's Review

Dating from 1833, this small working post office continues to use quill pens, ink pots, and sealing wax—you can use the old-fashioned equipment to send a letter for C$2. Exhibits include reproductions of letters from the 1820s and 1830s. Distinctive cancellation stamps are used on all outgoing cards and letters.

Sight Information

Address:

260 Adelaide St. E, Toronto, Ontario, M5A 1N1, Canada

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Phone:

416-865–1833

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Weekdays 9–5:30, Sat. 10–4, Sun. noon–4

Published 07/22/2015

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