Costume Society of Ontario

Type: Historical Society

This society aims to promote education in all aspects of costume or textile history, theatrical costuming, and related source materials to encourage the preservation of historic costume and related source materials for its members.


Public Programming:


A variety of lectures, seminars, workshops, field trips, and publications for members only.

Past symposiums include topics such as “Dancing Through Time: Toronto’s Dance History from 1900-1980” and “Eternal Style: Ancient Egyptian Influence in Modern Times”.

Volunteer/Internship/Placement Opportunities:

Seeking volunteers. Contact administration for more information.

Address & Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

Box 981 Station F
Toronto, ON M4Y 2N9

Phone: N/A

Hours of Operation:

By membership or for special events.

Key Words: fashion, design