Fanshawe Pioneer Village

Registered Name: LONDON AND MIDDLESEX HERITAGE MUSEUM

Business Number: 129874541RR0001

Our Vision

Where the Past is Present: Preserve ~ Share ~ Inspire

Our Mission

To connect our communities by remembering, sharing and celebrating local histories.

About Fanshawe Pioneer Village

Fanshawe Pioneer Village is a regional museum that provides our diverse community with interactive history-based experiences that are enjoyable, meaningful, and inspiring.

Fanshawe Pioneer Village tells the story of rural communities in the former townships of Westminster, London, North Dorchester, Delaware, West Nissouri and Lobo in Middlesex County from 1820 to 1920 and the founding and development of the City of London up to 1840.

Fanshawe Pioneer Village provides facilities and programs that are welcoming and accessible, physically, intellectually and financially.

Fanshawe Pioneer Village is owned and operated by the not-for-profit charity known as the London and Middlesex Heritage Museum with the support of the City of London, the Upper Thames River Conservation Authority and the Municipality of Middlesex Centre.

Because of You We Can

Offer 15 seasonal events including A Day on the Farm, Dominion Day and A Wee Royal Tea

Deliver 396 history-based education programs to 8 school boards and 23 private schools across Southwestern Ontario

Open our doors to more than 40,000 visitors

Engage our community in celebrating Canada's landmark anniversary through special exhibits, outreach programming and events

Share the stories of 150 artifacts from the permanent collection in honour of Canada's 150th

Deliver more than 70 free outreach programs to youth, seniors and newcomers in our community

What People Are Saying

"It was a much richer experience than a book, speaker, website or film could ever provide "

— Janet Venga, Grade 3 Teacher

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