Welcome to the Official Website of the Lucy Maud Montgomery Society of Ontario

LUCY MAUD MONTGOMERY wrote 11 of her 22 novels at home in rural Leaskdale, Ontario, north of Uxbridge. Her personal journals tell her story. Her poetry reflects her feelings. Here she wrote… and here she dreamed. The Leaskdale Manse was the first home the author could call her own. In 1911, L.M. Montgomery moved to Leaskdale, a prosperous farming community, soon after marrying Ewan Macdonald. He was a Prince Edward Islander who had become the community’s Presbyterian minister one year earlier. ¬†Montgomery lived at the Manse for 15 years and raised 2 sons, Chester and Stuart.¬† . . . read more

The 2015 Season

We are planning and looking forward to our 2015 season. Keep an eye on our Calendar of Events for our famous Luncheon Teas, another Island Dinner, and what we've been waiting for....the statue launch!

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Our Invitation to You

Come and see the church and manse where Maud lived and worked. Tours are available by appointment. See our Calendar of Events page for all our upcoming happenings for the rest of the year.

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~ Lucy Maud Montgomery

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