About us

The Toronto Historical Society (SHT) brings to light the history of Ontarians and Franco-Ontarians. It preserves all types of historical materials and encourages historical research.

SHT offers lectures, tours and excursions to historic sites, holds exhibitions and workshops, and publishes brochures and visual materials. It also undertakes research projects.

blogTO.com: Fort Rouillé was a 16th-century French trading post, constructed at a time when the land that would one day be known as York and later Toronto was part of New France, a massive portion of modern-day Canada and the United States stretching from the North Atlantic to the Gulf of Mexico.