Bellevue House National Historic Site - Visitor Centre and Gardensin-person Doors Open Kingston
- French services available
- Guided tours available
- National Historic Site (Canada)
- Partial wheelchair access
- Self-guided tours available
Bellevue House is a place where Canadians can explore the complex legacy of Canada's first prime minister, Sir John A. Macdonald, and share in conversations about Canadian history. Set in a quiet Kingston neighborhood, the tranquil grounds are surrounded by an orchard and a heritage garden. Kids can enjoy Pollinators to Prime Ministers, a 30-minute interactive kitchen-garden experience.
Contact info35 Centre Street
ArchitectureYear built: 1840
Building type:AttractionHistorical landmark
Architect: George Browne
Dates/hours openSep 24, 10:00am - Sep 25, 04:00pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Pollinators to Prime Ministers tours (by Rebecca Kaine) every hour on the hour, between 10 and 11 a.m. and 1 and 3 p.m.; guided tours of the grounds and visitor centre with historian Dr. Valerie Martin every hour on the hour, between 10 and 11 a.m. and 1 and 3 p.m.