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

Maud's Garden of Quilts

The weekend of August 30 & 31 marks the return of our biennial "Maud's Garden of Quilts" Show & Sale at the HIstoric Leaskdale Church. Come browse our amazing garden of quilts, handcrafted by quilters, both local and visiting

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Our Invitation to You

We are open for the Summer. Come for a tour of the historic manse and church. We are here Wednesday to Sunday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, or call us for an appointment. Please come and take a step back in history.....

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I cannot remember the time when I was not writing, or when I did not mean to be an author image


~ Lucy Maud Montgomery

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