Upcoming Events

  • 11th December, 2014 6 PM

    Jim Foster’s TURKEY MONOLOGUES

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  • 5th December, 2014 8 PM

    Christmas Songs & Stories with Alex the Folk Band

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  • 5th December, 2014 11 AM

    Gift Shop Christmas Tea & Sale

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About Leacock Museum

The success of his Elements of Political Science and his first satirical books Literary Lapses, Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town and Arcadian Adventures of the Idle Rich allowed him to move from his family's summer house at Sibbald Point, Lake Simcoe and over time develop his own lakeside retreat at Old Brewery Bay, where Lake Simcoe and Lake Couchiching join.

Here in 1928 he built Leacock House (above) designed by Wright & Noxon, Toronto. The scale and ambience of the plans reflected Leacock's success and prestige as a world renowned...

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"In ancient times they had no statistics so they had to fall back on lies."