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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

An Eventful 2023

Our Friday night "Jazz in Leaskdale" has been an off-season success! Tom Baker will now add 2 shows - April 7 & May 5 at 7:30pm. Admission is by donation and will be used to refurbish the grand piano at the Historic Leaskdale Church.

Jazz in Leaskdale

 
 

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

 

~ Lucy Maud Montgomery