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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

Visit Maud in Leaskdale

Don't miss the chance to glimpse the life of Canada's famous author in the place she lived and worked. Bus tours are welcome. Call us to book your visit to the Historic Leaskdale Church and Leaskdale Manse National Historic site.

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Our Invitation to You

The statue of Maud has arrived and there she sits - gazing out to the woods and hills she so loved! Tours and photo opp's are now available as the site is officially open from Wednesday to Sunday between the hours of 10:00 and 4:00

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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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