Huron County Archives

Huron County Archives & Reading Room

110 North Street,  Goderich, ON, N7A 2T8, 519-524-2686

The Huron County Archives & Reading Room is temporarily closed to in-person research. The Museum’s archival collection can be accessed by the public for research purposes through our virtual research services.


Virtual research with the Archivist is available by appointment. Each appointment includes two 15-minute virtual or telephone meetings and one hour of research time for $30+HST (other fees may apply). Additional research time can be purchased in 15-minute increments for $7.50+HST.

To learn more about the services available at the Archives and Reading Room, or to book a virtual research appointment, please contact the Huron County Museum Archivist at 519-524-2686, ext. 2201, or email



Archives Rates

Available Resources

Virtual Research – $30/1.5 hours of consultation & research, $7.50/each addtional 15 minutes

Day Pass for Reading Room – $6 per person (currently unavailable)

Day Pass for Reading Room (Museum Member) – $5 per person (currently unavailable)

Annual Pass for Reading Room – $25 per person

Research Services – $30 per hour (subject to staff availability)

B&W photocopies – $.25 per page

Colour photocopies – $1 per page

5×7 photo print – $10

8×10 photo print – $15

High resolution Scan – $5

Assessment and Return of Inhabitants (1842 – 1850)

Chattel Mortgages (pre-1900)

Coroner’s Inquests (1841 – 1904)

Court Records (1830 – 1894)

Land Registry Copy Books (1835 – 1950s)

Tax Collector and Assessment Rolls (1860 – )

Voters Lists (1858 – 1965)

Please Note: Census records, vital statistics (births, marriages, deaths) and microfilm of Huron County Library newspapers are not held at the Museum. They are available through the library system and other resources.