The historic summer home of humourist Stephen Butler Leacock houses the world’s largest archival holding of Leacock manuscripts. The collection covers the 1869 to 1944 time period, focusing on Orillia, Lake Simcoe, and Montreal as they relate to the life and times of one of Canada’s most famous sons.
Leacock Museum National Historic Site
- House Museum/Homestead
- 50 Museum Drive Orillia, ON L3V 7T9
- 10 am - 4 pm
- Food and Beverages
- National Historic Site
- Wheelchair Access
50 Museum Drive Orillia, ON L3V 7T9
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Bethune Memorial House NHS
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