Launch of new online collections database

We are excited to announce that we have just updated our online database to include the Elgin County Museum as well as partner museums in Elgin County and St. Thomas, as a single search interface. Other improved features include:
-enhanced and intuitive search functions
-better ability to comment on records
-ability to index and search PDF documents,
-zooming capability on fire insurance plans, and
-improved streaming of video and audio files.
You can search our new online database at https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/
Family Day Closure Notice
Graphic to indicate holiday closures at Elgin County Facilities. The Elgin County Administration Building, Provincial Offences Administration Building, and Elgin County Heritage Centre will be closed on Friday, December 23rd at noon. Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, January 2nd, 2024.