Welcome to Ireland House


Immerse yourself and learn about the Ireland family and Burlington’s agricultural roots at Ireland House at Oakridge Farm, built in 1837 and one of Burlington’s oldest heritage homes. Guided tours, heritage demonstrations, and interactive programming bring Burlington’s past to the present as visitors explore the house, grounds and interpretive centre.

June 18, 2018

Applefest Fall Fair

Applefest Fall Fair celebrates autumn with activities for the young and young at heart.  Experience the tradition and gather on the grounds of the historic Ireland House Museum for a day full of fun for the whole family! Applefest Fall Fair is brought to you by the Museums of Burlington with the assistance of our many volunteers. Parking is available at MM Robinson High School – 2425 Upper Middle Road.

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July 10, 2018

Speaker Series | Why Lavender?

Speaker Series | Why Lavender? Tracy Breckon talks about her journey to growing lavender on a large-scale as part of a farming operation. Some of the historical uses of lavender will be explored as well as best practices to grow, harvest, prune and process this multi-purpose, aromatic herb.

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August 13, 2018

Registration is open for Children's Programs!

Registration is open for Children's Programs beginning in the fall! Holiday & P.A.

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