Welcome to Backus-Page House Museum and Agricultural Centre operated by the Tyrconnell Heritage Society, situated in picturesque John E. Pearce Provincial Park, just south of Wallacetown, Ontario. We are in the heart of the Talbot Settlement, on the shores of Lake Erie. Enjoy the Spicer Trail, heritage gardens, historic barn, outbuildings, and our 1850's Georgian style house museum. Discover period room settings that tell the story of the Backus family and changing exhibits showcasing the rural communities of western Elgin County.
New Volunteer Orientation
February 23, 2022
All volunteers must complete orientation. Please RSVP to email@example.com 519-762-3072
Want to learn about winter tree identification? Explore the ecological wonders of John E. Pearce Provincial Park? Investigate historic winter life and outdoor recreation? Join this outdoor tour!
Winter Family Fun Day 2023
February 20, 2023
$10/Children $5/Adults Join us 10am-4pm for Winter Family Fun Day! Activities will include snow painting, wool and felting crafts, fiddle music and educational program, and more!