Beachville District Museum

The Beginnings of Baseball History

The Beginnings of Baseball History


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  • Seasonal hours - refer to website
  • Free - donations welcome
  • Partially Accessible
  • Gift Shop
  • Parking
  • Guided Tours
  • Heritage Garden
  • Wedding Services
  • Facilities Rental

Local history museum with over 15,000 artifacts related to the village of Beachville, the township of south-west oxford and Zorra township. Includes historic main building dating to 1851, park-like grounds spanning 4.5 acres, and agricultural complex filled with historic farming equipment. Exhibits capture the history of the limestone industry and the story of the Downing family. Through the summer the museum hosts a series of car shows, a summer camp for children (aged 5-11), and a beef barbecue. In the fall, do not miss out on the historical society's speaker series and school programming opportunities.


Type: Community Museum | Agricultural Site