Upcoming Events at Eldon House
Summer Tea Program
June 28 through August 30, Tuesday through Sunday, 2:00 to 4:00
Enjoy a "cream tea" served on the beautiful lawns of Eldon
House, overlooking the Thames River. Reservations highly
recommended. To register please call 519.661.5169.
Cost: $12.00 adults (incl. HST), children $6.00 (incl. HST)
Doors Open London
Saturday, September 26 and Sunday, September 27, 10:00 to 4:00
Doors Open London is a unique two-day heritage event that opens
up spaces throughout London, free of charge, for local residents
and visitors. Tour the museum and see arts and crafts on the
Milly takes a Holiday
June through August, Eldon House 2nd Floor
By viewing some of Milly Harris's (1868-1959) documents,
including diary and photographic material, summer visitors to
Eldon House will learn how their great, great, great
grandparents escaped the heat of South Western Ontario by
escaping to "Cottage Country."
June through September, Interpretive Centre
The Victorian penchant for an elaborate tea ceremony was well
practiced by the Harris Family. Concurrent with Eldon House's
popular Tea Program, this exhibit explores the etiquette,
offerings and paraphernalia involved in "taking tea."