Heritage Museum News
Posted on Monday, January 04, 2021 12:00 PM
Grand Bend, ON – Lambton Heritage Museum invites you to participate in a Community Photo Challenge. Use your spare time this winter to practice your photography skills with this fun activity.
Vintage photographs from the Lambton Heritage Museum and Lambton County Archives’ collections have been selected for you to recreate or reimagine. Find a similar background, strike a similar pose, and click. Submit an entry in the Snow category or the People category. If you’re feeling ambitious and inspired,...
Posted on Tuesday, December 08, 2020 04:32 PM
Grand Bend, ON - Lambton Heritage Museum is proud to host the Memories of Rural Life feature exhibit, on display until April 10, 2021.
Lambton County’s countryside is brought to life in this vibrant and whimsical folk art exhibit. Annie McLaughlin’s paintings illustrate life on the family farm in the past century and remind us of the importance of preserving our rural heritage.
"Each painting is paired with Annie's memories of her life growing up and living on a farm in rural Lambton County," said...
Posted on Friday, November 27, 2020 10:17 AM
Grand Bend, ON – The City of Sarnia and the County of Lambton have finalized details to move a historic log cabin from Canatara Park to Lambton Heritage Museum, and see its restoration supported by the fundraising efforts of a local volunteer group.
This will be the third move for the resilient, square log structure, which has a fascinating history of moving to different locations over its nearly 200 year history. It was originally built in Huron County, where it served as a private residence. It...
Posted on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 11:23 AM
Grand Bend, ON - Are you looking for a fun, physically distanced activity to enjoy with your household this holiday season? Lambton Heritage Museum is offering a special promotion for Museum visitors!
Beginning November 25, visitors will receive a free Holiday Craft Kit as part of their museum admission. These kits contain three crafts guaranteed to spread holiday cheer and entertain the whole family. The kits are designed for school-aged children and include interesting information about the history...
Posted on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 11:05 AM
Wyoming, ON - A key aspect of the Lambton County Museums & Archives Mandate is to provide educational opportunities for local schools, organizations and the general public. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Museums & Archives have temporarily suspended in-person programming. In order to continue to meet their educational mandate, the Oil Museum of Canada, Lambton Heritage Museum and Lambton County Archives are excited to announce the launch of their new online learning resources.