Great introductory context presentation provided by summer staff person, who was VERY knowledgeable. The rooms in the house are appointed with original and period goods. One room highlights photo of S. Leacock composed by Yousuf Karsh - fabulous. The flower gardens are wonderful. The is...更多
This is more of a tribute than an actual museum. With the exception of a portrait gallery and some models, this is mostly just Stephen Leacock's house, set up as if he could walk in any minute. There is a very enthusiastic person on site...更多
The Stephen Leacock home is a relaxed museum that depicts how Stephen Leacock lived . Worth the visit. Fabulous setting with a lovely cafe lakeside to take in lunch afterward! A lovely summer sfternoon visit!
This gem is in a beautiful location on Lake Couchiching. The rooms have been lovingly restored to show life during Leacock's years of living there. They have a very interesting boutique, filled with lots of treasures to tempt tourists.
My favorite part: Being in Mr Leacock's office and seeing the peephole he had to see who was at the front door and if he would receive them or have told he was unavailable. There is something magical in this house. The places he would...更多
The space is divided into 3 spaces. There is the main house which holds the museum, the there is the restaurant and then the boathouse. This also includes all the land on the point on the lake. There are walking trails. The whole space is...更多
Lawns and house is well maintained. Interesting piece of history. The artiste that captured the time his picture is also there which is not always the case. Source of local pride and awesome volunteers. Boat house needs repair and is a great view point all...更多