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Lambton
Heritage Museum

Visit Lambton Heritage Museum in Grand Bend to explore artifacts and stories unique to Lambton County.

Oil Museum
of Canada

Visit the Oil Museum of Canada in Oil Springs to drill deep into the past and discover Canada's fascinating oil history.

Lambton
County Archives

Visit the Lambton County Archives in Wyoming to discover the centre for genealogical and local history research.

Return of the Swans Festival

March 10 - 18, 2018 - 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. Lambton County Library's Makerspace will be here 11-3 each day with fun and innovative activities for the entire family!

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Lambton Fall Colour & Craft Festival

October 14th and 15th, 2017 - This year's Fall Colour & Craft Festival features over 90 craftspeople in two locations. Stop by to start your holiday shopping.

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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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Lambton Archives

Upcoming Events

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Heritage Museum
Oil Museum
Lambton Archives
All Museums

BLACK GOLD FEST

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Bring the family, lots to see and do at the 160th anniversary of the First Commercial Oil Well: Interact with the blacksmith James Stonehouse, Try out hand-tools from Jim & Ellen Hodgins’ collection, See the interactive pipeline model presented by Enbridge, View Annie McLaughlin’s mini art show, Kids of all ages will enjoy the Maker Space activities, Listen to country music by Colt & Dave and hear the skirl of bagpiper David Cummings, Take a guided horse-drawn wagon tour through Fairbank Oil Fields at 1:00, 2:00, & 3:00 pm., Many more fun activities for the family, Hot dogs and delicious fruit and butter tarts available, Adults $6, Seniors & Students $5, Children $4, Family $18, Members $1.

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Lambton Fall Colour & Craft Festival

Saturday, October 13, 2018 - Sunday, October 14, 2018

The Lambton Fall Colour & Craft Festival returns to the Lambton Heritage Museum for another weekend of great shopping.  The event showcases the talents of a wide variety of craftspeople from across Southwestern Ontario providing the perfect opportunity to pick up original gifts and decorations from a diverse assortment of craft vendors.

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