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Monday – Friday:
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
11:00 AM – 4:00 PM


$2 / Person
$5 / Family


14 East Street
Aylmer, Ontario
N5H 1W2

Explore Our Collection

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Discover the history of Aylmer and Malahide by browsing our diverse collection of artifacts and archival materials. We work diligently to catalogue our collection with daily additions to our database, and we hope to have our archives digitized by the end of 2023.
Search the over 10 000 entries in our online database through the Elgin County Museum portal.

Springfield Marching Band helmet
Springfield band helmet, owned by Jesse Shively c. 1892. Click for more information!

Just What the Doctor Ordered:

The Medical History of Aylmer and Malahide

March 7 - November 25, 2022

This exhibit explores the lives of the men and women who kept Aylmer and Malahide healthy.

Upcoming Events & Exhibits

August 12 - August 14, 2022

The Aylmer Fair

Come see our display at the Aylmer Fair!

July 29, 2022

Summer Reading Program Event

In collaboration with the Aylmer Library, we'll be hosting an educational program on July 29th

June 18, 2022

Springfield Family Fun Day

A day of fun activities for the entire family at little or no cost to the participants


We Have the Keys!

We took possession of 75 Talbot St. E. this past Thursday

A Warm Welcome to Our Summer Student

Aidan Haldenby arrives to help us digitize our collection

Printing in Progress

Our book is being printed at the Express!

Sponsors & Supporters

Thank you so much to our generous sponsors and supporters.