Lambton Heritage Museum

Lambton Heritage Museum celebrates the history and heritage of the communities that make up Lambton County.

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Getting Here

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Lambton Heritage Museum
10035 Museum Road, R.R. #2
Grand Bend, ON N0M 1T0
519-243-2600
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Located on Highway 21, 8 km south of Grand Bend.

Hours

Mar 1 – Oct 31
Monday - Friday 10 am – 5 pm
Weekends and Holidays 11 am – 5 pm
Nov 1 – Feb 28
Monday - Friday 10 am – 5 pm
Weekends and Holidays Closed
Outdoor buildings are closed until mid or late April, depending on weather and trail conditions.

Admission

Adults $5
Students (13+) $4
Seniors (65+) $4
Children (4-12) $3
Ages 4 and under FREE
Members FREE
Please note that we are currently able to accept cash, cheque, Visa, and Mastercard.
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What You Can See & Do Here

Cameron Church exterior doors

Cameron Presbyterian Church

Originally opened in 1867 in Euphemia Township, this church still makes a quaint setting for weddings.

Tudhop Pioneer Home

The Pioneer Home

The Tudhop Home, built in 1857 by Daniel Tudhop, has been restored to the late 1800's and features a herb garden.

The Slaughterhouse

The Springvale Beef-Ring Slaughterhouse was a co-operative which operated on local farms until the late 1950s and provided members with fresh meat weekly.

The Blacksmith Shop

Moved from nearby Ravenswood, this period structure includes a wheelwright shop at the rear.

The Rokeby School

First opened in 1899, this school was moved from Brooke Township, restored and officially re-opened almost 100 years later, in September of 1998.

Agricultural Barns

Two large buildings are filled with a fascinating assortment of pioneer and agricultural equipment including rare steam traction engines originally made in Lambton County by the John Goodison Thresher Company.

floral representation of Lambton County

Gardens

Enjoy our gardens, the entrance features a floral representation of Lambton County and the pioneer home is surrounded by a herb garden.

Upcoming Events

North Lambton Quilters’ Guild Show

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - Saturday, June 24, 2017

Guild members have been busy over the last two years producing an exciting wealth of new work that showcases a variety of quilting interests, styles and methods of quilting from traditional to modern.  

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70th Battalion Recruiting station at Petrolia, Ontario

Lambton At War

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

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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.

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Return of the Swans Festival

March 11 - April 2, 2017 - This year’s Return of the Swans Festival at the Lambton Heritage Museum will offer much for the family to do whether the swans co-operate or not.

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horseshoes hanging from wooden ceiling

Research Catalogue

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

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