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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 in the Garden

Here she will sit, hands outstretched and bronzed, no longer having to worry about them "being crushed by handshaking", all the while dressed appropriately to receive those coming to call. Our garden is always open for a photo-op with Maud's statue...

Tours & Site Information

Site Officially Opens July 4

The months of July & August, 10 - 4 daily. We recommended that you bring a mask to wear in areas where physical distancing is a challenge.It is helpful if you pre-book your tour ahead of time to allow for the management of patrons at the site.

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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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