Heritage Partners

There are many individuals and organizations that can contribute to Markham heritage conservation efforts including municipal and community organizations as well as provincial and federal associations.

Municipal Partners:

Within the City, there are a number of groups and organizations involved in heritage conservation:

Local Research Facilities

Historical information is available at these local research facilities:

Local Heritage Groups

Want to know more about local history? Consider joining one of these organizations:

Property Owners Associations

  • Ward 1 South Thornhill Ratepayers Inc.
  • Thornhill Conservation District Ratepayers Association
  • Unionville Villagers Association
  • Old Markham Village Ratepayers
  • Vinegar Hill Ratepayers

A number of property owners associations have a special interest in protecting and preserving the heritage character and resources within their specific boundaries. Find out more by contacting:

See our list of Markham Ratepayers Associations

Business Improvement Area Associations

The City has two BIA associations which are located within the Markham Village and Unionville heritage conservation districts and both are excellent heritage partners:

Other Heritage Groups/Organizations


Provincial and Federal Partners

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