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Lambton County Archives

Lambton County Archives is the archival centre for genealogical and local history research in the County of Lambton. We preserve and make accessible historical and family documents for researchers.

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Starting Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 our parking lot lighting is undergoing an important upgrade. Work crews may close some parking spots and our front entrance will be lit with temporary lighting for up to three weeks. The Archives will remain open and accessible to visitors.

Getting Here

Map of archives location
787 Broadway Street, Box 3100
Wyoming, ON N0N 1T0


Monday 9 am - 5 pm
Tuesday 9 am - 5 pm & 6 pm - 9 pm
Wednesday 9 am - 5 pm
Thursday 9 am - 5 pm & 6 pm - 9 pm
Friday 9 am - 5 pm
Saturday 12 pm - 5 pm
The Archives is closed all Holiday Weekends.


Non Members $5
Members Free
Membership provides you with free admission and reduced rates for copying, printing and scanning.
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For the health and consideration of staff and fellow patrons, please avoid using scented products before visiting the Archives.

What You Can See & Do Here

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What is True History? The Shaw Gusher Question

Portrait of John Shaw Portrait of Hugh Nixon Shaw                       What are historical facts?

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Upcoming Events

Sorry, there are no scheduled events at this time. See what's happening at our other locations

Made In Lambton

This summer exhibit for 2016 pulls from our vast collection to explore the art of carpentry and furniture making, along with the stories of the men who constructed these made-to-last pieces.

Heritage Museum
70th Battalion Recruiting station at Petrolia, Ontario

Lambton At War

Unique and uncommon perspectives on Lambton's military past and present.

Heritage Museum
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Research Catalogue

We are working to add artifacts, photos and historic information to our museum catalogue. Start your research here.

All Museums
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History from the Vault

Lambton County Archives: History from the Vault is an informative blog about local history and archive's resources.

Lambton Archives