Walk Into The Gates Of Eldon House, You Are Walking Into Another Time

As you enter through the front doors, you will be welcomed by an Eldon House Historical Interpreter who will answer your questions and assist in making your visit as convenient and comfortable as possible. The tours of the museum are self-guided with opportunity to learn about the life and times, and collections of Harris Family from staff and panels throughout the historic home.

First Time Visit

There are many things to discover inside and on the grounds at Eldon House. Start with this section here for our first time visitors.

News & Upcoming Events

The interior of Eldon House will be open to the public from Wednesday- Sunday from 12:00-5:00 p.m. We continue to follow the guidelines set by the London Middlesex Health Unit and by the Provincial government including contact tracing, screening questions and mask requirements.

For more information on tours or information, please call us at 519-661-5169, or email us at info@eldonhouse.ca. Please check our social media pages and our website for updates and information on the museum.

July 1 Family Event

Eldon House Grounds
Friday, July 1, Drop in between 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Mask or face covering are encouraged. Social distancing measures of 6 feet will be maintained between staff and fellow participants. Please be aware that

Summer Tea Program

June 25 through August 28
Wednesday through Sunday
Seating at 1:00 and 2:30 p.m.
Important Information: If you wish to walk around the grounds social distancing measures of 6 feet will be maintained between staff and fellow visitors.

Summer Market

Sunday, July 3, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Eldon House Grounds
If you are a local artist or entrepreneur and are interested in participating please download the vendor application form here Eldon House Vendor Application


Eldon House Hours

January-April 2022:
12:00 • 5:00 PM

May and September 2022:
12:00 • 5:00 PM

June- August 2022:
12:00 • 5:00 PM

October-December 2022:
12:00 • 5:00 PM

Eldon House is open for in-house visits with the last entry time being 4:45.

Call 519-661-5169 or email info@eldonhouse.ca for more information.

Book A Guided Tour Today

Education programs and tours are offered all year round for students and groups of all ages. Click below to find out more!

Current/Upcoming Exhibitions:


Taking Tea

Eldon House Interpretive Centre

A Good Read, Exploring the Historic Book Collection at Eldon House

Eldon House Second Floor

Live Virtual Tours

A live virtual tour allows you to visit London’s oldest home from the comfort of your home. Join one of Eldon House’s knowledgeable and enthusiastic Historical Interpreters as you explore the 19th-century Victorian house. Eldon House strives to continue our goal of engaging with our community during these difficult times and is providing virtual tours that are suitable for adults and children alike.

  • 1 hour live virtual tour
  • Perfect for the classroom, at home, long term care facilities and so much more
  • Virtual tours must be booked in advance and are only available select days of the week


Eldon House will be open alternate hours on the July 1 weekend. The hours are as follows: July 1-     1:00-4:00     July 1