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 Thursday- 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 regarding pandemic measures.

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.

Summer Market

Sunday, June 18, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Eldon House Grounds
Visitor Information: Vendors payment methods may vary cash, credit, or debit.   This program is rain or shine. Please dress and prepare accordingly. Severe weather

Strawberry Tea

Sunday, June 25, Seating between 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Staggered Entry Times (see registration below)
Eldon House Grounds
The children’s menu is a light tea consisting of either tea or lemonade, a scone with homemade jam , and 2 desserts. Recommended for

Canada Day: Celebrating the Communities of Canada

Friday, July 1, Drop in between 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Eldon House Grounds
If you are a local artist, musician or performer and interested in participating in our Canada Day celebrations please contact the Eldon House Program

 

Eldon House Hours

January-April:
Thursday-Sunday
12:00 • 5:00 PM

May:
Wednesday-Sunday
12:00 • 5:00 PM

June- September:
Tuesday-Sunday
12:00 • 5:00 PM

October-December:
Wednesday-Sunday
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:

An image of various coloured fabrics in hexagons.

Thread Count: Fabrics and Fashion

Eldon House Interpretive Centre
tea

Taking Tea

Eldon House Interpretive Centre
A black and white image of the Taj Mahal taking from the end of a rectangular pool. Trees flank either side.

Origins: The Indian Subcontinent

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

Announcements

Eldon House will be closed today (April 13) due to unforeseen circumstances. We apologize for the inconvenience. Museum staff will continue to update visitors