McCrae House

108 Water St.
Guelph, ON N1G 1A6- Map It
(519) 836-1482

AAA Editor Notes

McCrae House, 108 Water St., is the 1872 birthplace of Lt. Col. John McCrae, author of the poem “In Flanders Fields,” written in 1915 at the Second Battle of Ypres. Exhibits depict family history and McCrae's medical and military careers. A space for interactive and changing exhibits has video presentations about McCrae and World War I. The gardens have been restored to the 1850-80 time period.
$5; $15 (family, two adults and up to four children). Combination pass with Guelph Civic Museum $6; $4 (ages 2-18 and 65+); $12 (family); prices subject to change.
Hours: Tues.-Sun. 10-5. Closed Jan. 1-2, Good Friday, Easter, Christmas-Dec. 31 and holiday Mondays.