About Us

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Monday to Friday
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM


$2 / Person
$5 / Family


14 East Street
Aylmer, Ontario
N5H 1W2
Pop-ups exhibited at
75 Talbot St. E.

Explore Our Collection

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.
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!

If The Shoe Fits

The History of Shoes and Shoemaking

March 13 - November 25, 2023

Join us to learn more about shoes, shoemaking, and the shoemakers of Aylmer and Malahide. This exhibit features the history of over 90 local shoemakers, shoe stores, and stores with shoe departments.
Visit us to learn more!

Upcoming Events & Exhibits

October 21, 2023

Frankie and the Fairlanes: Lucky 13

A rock and roll extravaganza worthy of Las Vegas!

September 9, 2023

Old and Classic Car Show

Enjoy some vintage cars while supporting a great cause!

August 19, 2023

Mayhem at the Museum

Join us for our first murder mystery dinner theatre event!

August 11 - August 13, 2023

The Aylmer Fair

Come see our display at the Aylmer Fair!


Extending our Rolling Storage!

Many thanks to Jackpot Time for helping us to organize our artifacts!

50/50 Raffle

Benefitting our Relocation Project!

Thank You for Attending Mayhem at the Museum!

We hope you had a great night!

Sponsors & Supporters

Thank you so much to our generous sponsors and supporters.