Bellevue House National Historic Site

35 Centre St.
Kingston, ON K7L 4E5- Map It
Phone: (613) 545-8666

AAA Editor Notes

Bellevue House National Historic Site, 1.5 km (.9 mi.) w. via King St. W. to 35 Centre St., was the residence of Sir John A. Macdonald, the first prime minister of Canada. Built about 1840, the Italianate villa has been restored and furnished in period style. The visitor center offers exhibits, costumed interpreters and a multilingual video presentation exploring Macdonald's contributions to Canadian history; guided tours are offered on weekends in July and August. Guided tours are available.
$3.90; $3.40 (ages 65+); $1.90 (ages 6-16).
Hours: Daily 10-5, July 1-Labour Day; Thurs.-Mon. 10-5, mid-May through June 30 and day after Labour Day-Thanksgiving. Phone ahead to confirm schedule and admission prices.