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2022 Calendar of Events 

The Leaskdale Manse is wheelchair accessible on the first floor only. The Historic Leaskdale Church, home to our luncheon teas and Gift Shop, is now wheelchair accessible on both floors thanks to the installation of our new elevator in the Summer of 2018. 


The Leaskdale Manse NHS is now open by appointment only.

For Tours, Bookings or Inquiries, please call: 

Melanie Whitfield  705-228-8155

Tess Dempster  905-852-6515



Saturday, Dec. 10 – Christmas-themed Leaskdale Loop Day 


10:00 am – 4:00 pm at the Leaskdale Manse NHS

Please join us for some holiday-themed tours, a mini festive tea and some fun-filled activities for the kids. Including a special visit from the Monday Morning Singers at 11:00 am, free to all in attendance.  Daily Tours $10   Mini festive Tea $5

Monday Morning Singers, directed by Anne Mizen, is a choir of about 30 women who love to sing. Based in Uxbridge, the singers come from all over Durham, York and beyond. The choir presents two concerts a year at Christmas and in the spring. The music includes Baroque music, folk song arrangements, new compositions, and of course, favourite Christmas music. Come and join us in the Historic Leaskdale Church to hear some beautiful choral sounds and to sing some carols together.


Sunday, Dec. 11 – Church Service & Festive Dessert Tea


1:00 pm at the Historic Leaskdale Church

Please join us for a joyful celebration of the season with Reverend Karen Hammond Croxall. All are welcome.

To register for the festive dessert tea following the service, please call 705-228-8155. The cost for the tea is $15.00.



Discover L. M. Montgomery’s Life in Leaskdale


Take a journey back in time to The Leaskdale Manse and Historic Leaskdale Church. Discover, nestled in our scenic garden, the only full-size bronze statue of Canada’s beloved author. Gain insight into Maud’s life with an historic video before walking in her footsteps on a guided tour through the church where her husband preached and the lovingly restored manse where she lived and wrote.After a photo-op in the garden beside the statue, enjoy tea and scones in our interpretive centre before perusing the gift shop for a book or two.



TEA & TOURS (June thru September)*

Tour only: $10.00 per Adult, Children under 12 free

Tea, Scone & Tour: $15.00 per person

Light Lunch & Tour: $20.00 per person (Groups over 10)


CONTACT US  if you would like to book a visit or have any questions regarding tours or special events at our site!

Bus Tours and Group Tours are always welcome – please call and book in advance at 905-862-0808


*OFF-SEASON TOURS are available by appointment only*

*Off-season Tours & Bookings, please call:

Melanie Whitfield  705-228-8155

Tess Dempster  905-852-6515

Directions to the site:  

From Highway 404:  East on Bloomington Rd. to Uxbridge. North on Main St. to Leaskdale (follow the in-town signs)

From Highway 401:  North on Highway 23 (Lakeridge Rd.) to Durham Rd. 13 (Leaskdale Rd.) West to 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