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Laurier House National Historic Site


A family walking up to a historic house
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Laurier House offers a unique window into the private lives of two of Canada’s most influential historical figures – former Prime Ministers Sir Wilfrid Laurier and William Lyon Mackenzie King. Guided and self-guided tours bring fabulous their collections of objects and priceless artwork to life as you learn about how these leaders conducted their private lives and even occasionally the affairs of state from within this historic home.

Featured Activities

Sir Wilfrid Laurier 175th Birthday Celebration Weekend
Come celebrate Sir Wilfrid Laurier’s 175th birthday in the former home of  this Prime Minister. Laurier House National Historic Site will be offering special activities for all ages throughout the weekend.
State Dinners with the Cordon Bleu
Dine like a head of state and join Sir Wilfrid Laurier in his home for an all-inclusive 3 course dinner prepared by the Cordon Bleu Ottawa and presented at Laurier House.
Live History Presents: Mary’s Odyssey – The Laurier Years
Can you solve an age old mystery?
An interactive theatrical experience starring Jasmine Bowen, with Daniel Desmarais as Prime Minister Sir Wilfrid Laurier and Rick Cousins returning as Prime Minister Mackenzie King.

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