News & Events
Canada Day London presented by Canada Life
Celebrate Canada’s birthday on Dundas Place with Canada Day London presented by Canada Life! This day-long family-friendly event will feature live music, free entertainment, food trucks, craft beer garden, artisans and vendors, interactive kids’ zone, a giant red chair, free giveaways, a synthetic ice rink, Canada Life “chill zone”, and, of course, fireworks! Enjoy the local flavour that makes the Forest City so unique while also celebrating Canada’s rich, multicultural heritage. Learn more.
2019 Heritage Fair
Join the London Heritage Council and London Public Library on Saturday, February 16, 2019 for “Oldies but Goodies – London’s Music Heritage,” a one-day celebration of music in the Forest City. Now in it's seventh year, the fair will feature prominent speakers and musical performers, interactive activities, and a film screening, as well as an informative “Exploration Zone” featuring local arts and heritage organizations, all showcasing London’s love of music. Learn more.
History Comes Alive!
Join us for the 17th annual Doors Open London on September 15 & 16, 2018. Enjoy re-enactments, live theatre, pop-up interactive plays, or other interactive performances as participating sites highlight their history in new and exciting ways, bringing London’s heritage to life! Visit 40 heritage and cultural sites across London, all open free of charge. Learn more.
London Museum's Recieve Top Marks
Congratulations to the London Children's Museum, Fanshawe Pioneer Village, and The Royal Canadian Regiment Museum on being selected The Best Places To See in London and to Eldon House and Banting House National Historic Site The Best Landmarks in London by Three Best Rated. Learn more.
Canada Day 2018
Celebrate Canada’s Birthday with free family friendly events across the Forest City, including Harris Park, East London, Eldon House, Museum London, Children's Museum, and Fanshawe Pioneer Village. Learn more.
Museum School London Applications Open
Embark on an unforgettable week of curriculum-based learning in a local museum or heritage site! Applications for the 2018/2019 Museum School London program are now open. Learn more.
Earth Day London & Trails Open London 2018
Join the Upper Thames River Conservation Authority and London Heritage Council for the 25th Annual Earth Day London on Sunday April 22, 2018 at St. Julien Park (40 Elgin St.) from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. This free event (in partnership with the Upper Thames River Conservation Authority, London Clean & Green, and the City of London) is the 25th anniversary of Earth Day London and includes fun for the whole family. Learn more.
Volunteer with the London Heritage Council
Share your passion with the community by volunteering with the London Heritage Council. We are currently recruiting new members for our Board of Directors and Committees for spring 2018. Learn more.
2018 Community Heritage Investment Program Applications now open
Administered by the London Heritage Council, and funded by the City of London, the Community Heritage Investment Program provides project funding for not-for-profit heritage and cultural heritage organizations, and individuals within the city’s heritage and culture sector. Learn more.
Register your organization for Trails Open London 2018
Are you an environmentally-focused organization or community group and want to help Londoners celebrate Earth Day? Help our community embrace its amazing natural heritage and submit your application by January 12, 2018. Learn more.