London Doors Open / Culture Days: 1&2 October 2016
The museum will open the doors for a weekend of culture and heritage in London, Ontario. Open extended hours both days, from 10:00 to 17:00; additions to the permanent gallery and special activities conducted by 31 Canadian Brigade Group are featured. Don't forget to check the following links: http://www.londonculture.ca/things-we-do/doors-open-london-and-london-culture-days and https://on.culturedays.ca/en/activities
Recent Acquisitions: 15 January to 10 December 2016
A selection of artefacts donated or purchased during 2015 is now on show, in the mini-theatre on the second floor of the Gallery. Medal sets, badges, archives, original art, weapons and equipment have been added to the museum collection over the past year. Among these, visitors can view the unique MGen Loomis medal set including the Order of Military Merit, Military Cross(Elizabeth II type), rare badges of the Oxford Rifles Regiment (1900s), the 7th Fusiliers Regiment (1860s) and the Infantry School Corps (1883), post cards from London, ON sent to soldiers fighting overseas during the First World War, a pair of Liberation Clogs gifted to a member of The RCR while on duty in Holland at the end of the Second World War and many other items. Admission is free and everyone is welcomed to view our new exhibition.
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