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Click Here to view the Thomas Talbot Virtual Exhibit


  • Contact
    • Curator: Mike Baker
    • (519) 631-1460 ext. 159email
    • Assistant: Georgia Sifton
    • (519) 631-1460 ext. 160email


  • Visiting
    • Admission
    • Tours
    • Gift Shop
  • Location
    • 450 Sunset Drive
    • St. Thomas, ONview map
  • Hours
    • Victoria Day - Labour Day:
    • Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 4pm
    • Labour Day - Victoria Day:
    • Monday - Friday, 10am - 4pm


  • Today’s LCBO is one result of the passionate fight for and against temperance and prohibition in 19th century Ontario. The battle’s colourful characters along with a cast of bootleggers, brewers and bailiffs fill out this topical show.
  • The general store, once of great importance to the rural community, has evolved over a long period of time often adding a post office or a gas bar as it wound its way into the 20th century.
  • Avro Arrow
    The Arrow lives on in the imagination of many Canadians.Get a "behind the scenes" look at the story of its demise. 
  • Experience the rural landscape of Elgin County through the distinctive style of nationally significant local artist Clark McDougall (1921-1980).
  • World War One Sketch of a truck
    An exhibition of over 30 original sketches of people and places near the Canadian lines during WWI by H.W. Cooper whose work appeared in Macleans Magazine and other publications before the war.   Macleans published a number of his sketches and letters in 1918 in a series of articles which are...