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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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Lambton County Archives will be closed on Saturday, August 3 and Monday, August 5 for the Civic Holiday.

Getting Here

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787 Broadway Street, Box 3100
Wyoming, ON N0N 1T0
519-845-5426
1-866-324-6912
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Hours

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

Admission

Non Members $5
Members Free
Membership provides you with free admission and reduced rates for copying, printing and scanning. Visa, Mastercard and Debit accepted.
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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

The Latest from Our Blog

1829 Ginger Pop Recipe Experiment

A few months ago, our Archivist Nicole found a recipe page in the front of a small appointment book in the family files collection dating back to 1829. 

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Upcoming Events

Routes to Roots – Beginners Genealogy

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - Tuesday, October 22, 2019

This is a four session series aimed towards those who would like to begin researching their family history. Must be a Lambton County Archives member to attend.

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Research Catalogue

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

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Black Gold Fest

Join us in celebrating the black gold rush that occurred in Oil Springs in the 1860s on Saturday, July 14, 2019 from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm at the Oil Museum of Canada - National Historic Site.

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Oil Museum

Canada’s Waterscapes

Join us at Lambton Heritage Museum May 1 – September 30, 2019 to explore your aquatic side in this engaging, family-friendly, interactive exhibition.

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Heritage Museum

Horse-Drawn Wagon Tour

Take a guided horse-drawn wagon tour from the Oil Museum of Canada through the Fairbank Oil Fields to see a pocket of history where the past is still present- historic oil wells still working away. Included in Museum Admission Limited seating. First come, first served. Weather permitting.

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Oil Museum