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 Tea at the Museum 2024

July through August 2024
Wednesday through Sunday
Seating at 12:30 and 2:30 p.m.
Eldon House Grounds
You will receive an email within 72 hours that your order has been confirmed. We regret that we cannot accommodate any dietary restrictions.  Registration

Fit For A Queen: A History of Drag Fashion

Thursday, July 18, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Interpretive Centre
Light refreshments are provided.  As a heritage site there is no public parking. There is public parking in and around the museum. Click here
A picture of a cherub cuddling a dolphin. It is standing in the center of a fountain that is filled with water lilies. Around the pond is a lot of black eyed Susan's as well as a green bench.

Garden Tour

Saturday, July 20, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Eldon House Grounds
Please wear comfortable shoes for walking.  This program is rain or shine. Please dress and prepare accordingly. Please be aware that there are long


Eldon House Hours

12:00 • 5:00 PM

12:00 • 5:00 PM

June- September:
12:00 • 5:00 PM

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:

tea cups 2024

190 Tea Cups

A sepia image of a white house. There are extensive gardens in the front and there is a lady with a parasol on the lawn as well as a man gardening.

The Early Days, Eldon House from 1834-1890

An image of a small yellow house on a hill. Hill side leads down to a river where there are two men and some cows on the banks. Surrounding the house and the hill are trees and foliage.

Home is where the Heart is: A Visual History of Eldon House


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