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Bellevue House National Historic Site

General Information

35 Centre St.
Kingston, ON K7L 4E5

phone: 613-545-8666
email: [email protected]
website: http://www.parkscanada.gc.ca/bellevue


A fine example of Italianate villa architecture, Bellevue was home to Sir John A. Macdonald, Canada’s first prime minister, and his family, from 1848-1849. Visit the restored house and garden staffed with period costumed interpreters. Explore the story of Macdonald as a man, an immigrant, a husband and a father. Visitor Centre featuring new special exhibits, a theatre & a gift shop.

Operating: May to October