Arts & Culture
Strathroy-Caradoc is home to a vibrant arts and cultural community.
Museum Strathroy-Caradoc hosts a diverse mix of rotating exhibitions from a permanent collection, as well as travelling exhibitions from museums across Canada. The Museum is responsible for collecting objects and archival documents from every aspect of our local history. The Museum also responds to research requests and assists with genealogical research.
Ska-Nah-Doht Village and Museum features a village reflective of the Native settlements found in this region close to 1,000 years ago. The village, created with information gathered by archaeologists and First Nation peoples, offers tours, workshops, and an opportunity to see how First Nations once lived.
Strathroy Art Gallery is located at 34 Frank, alongside Museum Strathroy-Caradoc and Strathroy Public Library. The Art Gallery features new local artists each month, and is available for booking via Museum Strathroy-Caradoc.
Strathroy District Arts Council promotes the Arts in Strathroy-Caradoc and the surrounding area. SDAC hosts a number of concerts and live performances throughout the year. It also sponsors the annual Day for the Arts held each April at the Gemini Sportsplex in Strathroy. Member organizations and their offerings are listed on the SDAC website.
The Art Group (Strathroy-Caradoc) is a collective of local artists dedicated to promoting and encouraging the arts to all members of the community. The Art Group's flagship gallery and workspace is based out of Town Hall. The Art Group offers classes and participates in a number of community events throughout the year.
The Strathroy & District Historical Society primarily focuses on local history in Strathroy-Caradoc and surrounding areas, including Adelaide-Metcalfe. The Society meets monthly to hear guest speakers on a variety of topics, and also participates in community events throughout the year.