Virtually unchanged since the nineteenth century, Eldon House is
London's oldest residence and contains family heirlooms, furnishings
and priceless treasures of the Harris family as well as a beautiful
19th-century style garden.
Built in 1834 for John and Amelia Harris, this historic home
remained in the family until 1960 when it was donated to the City of
Although surrounded by the city today, the house and its gardens are
a place of beauty and tranquility.
When you are here be sure to also visit our new Eldon House &
Gardens Gift Shop located in the Interpretive Centre. Eldon House
marks it's 180th Anniversary through May 2014 - May 2015.
Help us celebrate by attending special events and programs that
you can learn about under the "events" menu.
Afternoon tea on the
lawn of Eldon House.
Hours of Operation: 12:00-5:00pm
Saturday and Sunday
Admission by Donation
481 Ridout Street, N., London, ON, N6A 2P6
MUSICAL CONCERT SERIES
Music and the Harris Family
Sunday, March 8, 2015, 2:30 p.m.
Eldon House Interpretive Centre.
Songs and readings capturing the spirit of London Ontario during the
mid-19th century with special presentations of music discovered in
Eldon House archives. Featuring Stephen Holowitz and friends.
Sunday, April 26, 2015, 2:30 p.m.
St. James Westminster Church, 115 Askin St.
In the heart of the "Old South" neighborhood. Songs and poetry
celebrating the life and times of this towering English monarch who
influenced the Harris family. Featuring Paul Stevenson (trumpet),
Stephen Holowitz (piano), guest soloists and chorus.
$20.00 per person + HST per concert.
To register please call: 519-661-5169