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

In accordance with local and provincial guidelines, Eldon House will be closed to the public until further notice. During this uncertain time the safety of our staff, volunteers and visitors is of the upmost importance and we continue to follow the guidelines set by the London Middlesex Health Unit and by the Provincial government.

During our closure Eldon House will be hosting virtual tours by appointment. For more information on tours or information about our closure, 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.

Mother’s Day Tea Box

Sunday, May 10, between 12:00 to 4:00 p.m. (pre-arranged pick-up times)
You will receive an email confirming that your order has been processed. To participate in curb side pick up, you will park in front

Historic River Walking Tour

Saturday, May 15, 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Mask or face covering are required. Social distancing measures of 6 feet will be maintained between staff and fellow participants. If you wish to

Mount Pleasant Cemetery Tour

Saturday, May 29, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. (tours offered every hour)
This tour will take place in the historic Mount Pleasant Cemetery where guests are expected to meet at the entrance off of Riverside Drive. 

 

Eldon House COVID-19 Hours

July-December 2020:
Open by Appointment
Thursday- Sunday 1:00 • 4:00 PM

COVID-19 Hours remain in effect until the end of 2020
COVID-19 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
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Taking Tea

Eldon House Interpretive Centre
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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

Announcements

Eldon House is taking steps to ensure the safety of our staff, volunteers and visitors during COVID-19. At this time we will be open