Uncle Tom's Cabin Historic Site

29251 Uncle Tom's Rd.
Dresden, ON N0P 1M0- Map It
Phone: (519) 683-2978

AAA Editor Notes

Uncle Tom's Cabin Historic Site, 1.5 km (.9 mi.) w. off CR 21 and Park St. on Uncle Tom's Rd., exhibits the experiences of Rev. Josiah Henson, a fugitive slave from Maryland who formed the basis of the famous and controversial 1852 novel Uncle Tom's Cabin. The site includes Henson's home, an interpretive center, two 19th-century buildings and two cemeteries. Picnicking is permitted.
$6.25; $5.25 (ages 13-17 and 65+); $4.50 (ages 6-12); $20 (family, five members).
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-4, July-Aug.; Tues.-Sat. and Mon. holidays 10-4, Sun. noon-4, Victoria Day weekend-June 30 and Sept. 1-late Oct.