Our vision

The Trust is the province’s heritage agency and serves as:

  • The heritage trustee and steward for the people of Ontario
  • A centre of excellence for the delivery of services to communities and government
  • A strong advocate and advisor for heritage
  • A centre for heritage information and education
  • The promoter of Ontario’s built, cultural and natural heritage


  • Heritage contributing to economic prosperity and a higher quality of life in communities across Ontario
  • Providing superior heritage experiences, attractions and services through integrated management and promotion
  • Building the capacity for the continued growth and vitality of heritage in Ontario