Lambton (County of). Cultural Services

Site: Grand Bend - Museum Rd

Service: Lambton Heritage Museum

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Address & Phone(s)
Office Phone 519-243-2600
Fax 519-243-2646
Areas Served Grand Bend ; Lambton County
Located In Community Grand Bend
Address & Map
10035 Museum Rd, RR 2
Grand Bend, ON N0M 1T0
Intersection Lakeshore Road and Museum Road
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking, entrance, washrooms
Description & Services
Description (Service) More than 25,000 artifacts and photographs depicting the unique human and natural history of Lambton County. Explore eight buildings; including slaughterhouse, blacksmith shop, school and pioneer home. Discover the only remaining horse-drawn ambulance in Ontario, the largest collection of pressed glass water pitchers in Canada and a notable collection of early 19th century furniture. See rare John Goodison steam engines and a collection of stoves made by the Doherty Stove Co. The museum includes activities for children, a gift shop with intriguing books on the local area, and tourist information . Mature oaks shade the grounds and a picnic shelter provides a lovely setting for a rest stop.
Hours Mar 1–Oct 31: Mon-Fri 10am-5 pm; Weekends and Holidays: 11am-5pm; 
Outdoor Buildings Open mid-Apr to mid-Dec; Nov 1–Feb 28: Mon–Fri 10 am–5 pm  
Weekends and holidays Closed
Eligibility of interest to everyone of all ages
Application Walk in
Languages English
Fees Membership ; Admission ; Admission:  
Adults $5.00  
Students (13+) $4.00  
Seniors (65+) $4.00  
Children (4-12) $3.00  
Ages 4 and under FREE  
Members FREE  
 
Museum Membership provides you with free regular admission to Lambton Heritage Museum, plus ongoing half-price admission to each of the other Heritage Sarnia-Lambton museums. You’ll also receive a quarterly newsletter, the "Sampler", with local history stories, museum news and heritage events
Contact Information
E-Mail heritage.museum@county-lambton.on.ca
Website www.lambtonmuseums.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/lambtonheritagemuseum
Primary Contact Laurie Webb, Supervisor/Curator; Email: laurie.webb@county-lambton.on.ca
Alternate Contact Gwen Watson, Office & Events Coordinator; Email: gwen.watson@county-lambton.on.ca

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