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.

Summer Tea on the Lawn

July 2 through August 22
Wednesday through Sunday
Seating at 1:00 and 2:30 p.m.
Mask or face covering are required at all times on the grounds unless you are seated at your table. If you wish to walk

Garden Walking Tour

Saturday, August 7, 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Eldon House Grounds and Harris Park
Mask or face covering are required. In order to participate you will be required to answer a few screening questions upon your arrival to

Summer Bazaar

Saturday, August 28, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 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 COVID-19 Hours

July-December 2021:
12:00 • 5:00 PM

Eldon House is open for in-house visits as of July 17. We will be accepting walk-ins with contact tracing and COVID-19 measures in place. Hours are subject to change based on recommendations from the London-Middlesex Health Unit

Call 519-661-5169 or email info@eldonhouse.ca to make an appointment.

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:

London Ladies Hockey Team

Before Their Time

Eldon House Second Floor

Taking Tea

Eldon House Interpretive Centre

But First, Let me Take a Selfie: Reframing Historical Photos for the Modern World

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