The Elgin Historical Society

Exploration of the Great Lakes, 1669–1670. Translated and edited by James H. Coyne. Toronto: Ontario Historical Society, 1903
Exploration of the Great Lakes, 1669–1670. Translated and edited by James H. Coyne. Toronto: Ontario Historical Society, 1903

The Elgin Historical Society can trace its roots to the Elgin Historical & Scientific Institute, founded in 1891. Throughout the years the Society has sought to preserve and promote the history of Elgin County. We continue that tradition today.

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Walking Tour - Waterworks Park

Waterworks Park, 1962
Waterworks Park, 1962

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 7:00pm

Waterworks Park has graced our city since 1891. To celebrate those 125 years the EHS will hold its last meeting of the spring session at the park. Local historian Steve Peters will lead the Society on a walking tour to be followed by strawberries and ice cream. 

Please note the earlier start time. 

Everyone welcome