Welcome to Backus-Page House Museum 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.
SOLD OUT! Paranormal Investigation with Whispers Beyond
October 29, 2021 - October 30, 2021
Includes an investigation of the museum for spirit activity plus refreshments. Whispers Beyond Paranormal Investigations will be educating and leading the investigation.
Doors Open Dutton Dunwich
October 24, 2021
Backus-Page House Museum & Agricultural Centre are open for tours in support of Doors Open Dutton Dunwich. 10 cemeteries will have volunteers handing out brochures for self guided tours from 11am-4pm.