Thursday, July 2, 2015

Events to attend @ the Backus-Page House Museum

It's hard to believe that July is already upon us! With the arrival of July comes the arrival of lots of fun and exciting events! 
Be sure to come out to the museum for a tour of the 1850 house and to experience our Homestead Days, which run Tuesday through Friday. Receive a tour of the barn full of interesting tools and farm equipment. 
This Sunday, July 5 is our first Victorian Tea for the summer. Enjoy tea and baked goods in the Parlour of the museum as well as a tour of the house for only $10/person. Come out to the museum to experience a Victorian tea party any Sunday in July and August. 
St. Peters Church will also be offering tours every Tuesday and Friday in July and August! Operating hours are 10:00 until 4:30pm. Tours cost $2.00/person.
History Day Camp runs every Thursday in July and every Wednesday in August. There are lots of fun activities planned for each day. Pre-register your child(ren) today! Themes include; Neutral Indians, Talbot and the Early Settlers, Confederation, The Railroad, WW1, Roaring 20's, Dirty 30's, WW2, We Love the 50's and 60's, the Fur Trade and the 70's and 80's! 
Also happening this month is the Food Fight at the Arts and Cookery Bank in West Lorne! Check out the flyer and links below for more details!
We hope you can attend these exciting events as you won't want to miss out on the fun to be had! 

For more information call the Backus-Page House Museum 519-762-3072 or email

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