Explore at Fanshawe Pioneer Village

Our public programming season has come to a close! Join us again starting May 18, 2019 to celebrate our 60th anniversary!

Please visit our Education and Tours page for more information on pre-booked education programs and tours, or our Upcoming Events page to learn more about what is happening during the 2019 season. Join us in 2019 as we ‘Celebrate 60 at Fanshawe Pioneer Village,’ during our 60th public programming season. We will begin marking this milestone on Opening Weekend, Saturday and Sunday, May 18th and 19th, 2019.

If you have questions about our public programming season at Fanshawe Pioneer Village contact Alison Deplonty, Interpretation Coordinator at 519-457-1296 x 811.

The Spriet Family Visitor Centre contains Fanshawe Pioneer Village’s administrative offices and the Trillium Community Gallery. Administration office hours are Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The Upper Thames River Conservation Area’s gate locks at 4:00 p.m. each day.

Our 2018 Trillium Gallery exhibit has now ended, but check back again in March 2019 to find out more about our next year’s exhibit.

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Trillium Community Gallery Exhibit

  • Please visit us again in 2019 for a new temporary exhibit!

This Week at Fanshawe Pioneer Village

Each year Fanshawe Pioneer Village picks a theme to explore during the season as well as further rotating programming themes to help enhance your visit.

Yearly Theme

2019 is our 60th anniversary! Check back later for more information.

Rotating Themes

Other programming themes rotate throughout the season so be sure to purchase a membership and visit often!
June: Community
July: Social Change
August: Agriculture and Subsistence
September: Technology
October: Preparing for Winter