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 Please check our social media pages and our website for updates and information on the museum.

Victorian Crafting for Kids

Last Sunday of March to May, September, and November
1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Children 2 and under are free
Interpretive Centre
Exceptions: June, July and August NOT included. Exceptions: Please look to our Spooky Gourd Painting in October and Victorian Christmas Crafting for Kids in

Trinkets of Travel and Treasures from Japan

Sunday, April 9, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Group sizes are 12 people.  Not suitable for children under 12.  Light refreshments are provided.  Please be aware that there are long periods of

London Clean and Green 2023

Saturday, April 22, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Volunteer Opportunity
Eldon House Grounds
For more information about the city wide initiative please click here and visit the London Clean and Green website for a list of the


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 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

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


Eldon House will have special hours on December 17 and 18. Eldon House will be closed for the part of the day for our