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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Summer Break

The Society returns in September with a tour of the Elgin County Museum's new exhibit: Gadgets & Gizmos.