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Laurier House National Historic Site

335 Laurier Ave E, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6R4, Canada
+1 613-992-8142
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very nice

Was here last week was very surprise about this interesting house of our two prime ministers All... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Rickie D
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Bowmanville
Impressive!

Wow, really interesting piece of Canadian history, a must see! The guides are very helpful and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
one1worldtraveller
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Ottawa, Canada
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This historic residence served as the Prime Minister's home before 24 Sussex Drive.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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335 Laurier Ave E, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6R4, Canada
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+1 613-992-8142
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Reviewed yesterday

Was here last week was very surprise about this interesting house of our two prime ministers All original stuff in this house which made it very nice A short film on the history of McKenzie King and Laurier If you like history this is good...More

Thank Rickie D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wow, really interesting piece of Canadian history, a must see! The guides are very helpful and knowledgable and they will even turn on the player piano for you if you ask. Parking is on street only.

Thank one1worldtraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The personal side of two of our country leaders - a walk back in time to the loveliness of grand homes of a past era. Glad that our the government of Canada preserves these national historic sites. Many children were very impressed too.

Thank Cairine_and_Jim_C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I brought my three teenagers here as a quick fill in between our check in time for our accommodations. I thought they would have been bored here but was I happily surprised! They loved it. All the rooms, the history, I even caught them reading...More

Thank erinzeppe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Truly enjoyed meandering through the former residence of two of Canada's high profile Prime Ministers, Laurier and Mackenzie King. Nice to go somewhere authentic with no crowds attended by very helpful and knowledgeable staff.

Thank Madame B
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I enjoy visiting historical sites and buildings, so I was sure I was going to like Laurier House. At the same time it exceeded my expectations. In particular the office a Lyon Mackenzie King, which as was his wish, was left exactly as it was...More

Thank Oilerman
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Well worth a detour visit if you have some free time in Ottawa . Entry is feee this year, and there is quite a bit to see for a medium sized house. Unusually the top floor is not attics or servant quarters but a library...More

1  Thank Simon L
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We decided to walk to Laurier House; we are glad that we walked. If we drove, we would have missed that great architecture from the houses in the area. We enjoyed the Laurier House. I really liked the pool table room.

Thank Mary-Lou D
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We visited the house with two children who took part in the Xplorer program, which did a good job of keeping my kids interested and looking for things. The lady in the visitor center was lovely, and we watched a short video there on the...More

2  Thank 541woohoo
Reviewed 9 July 2017

a little dissapointed in the afternoon tea...but loved the history of the house and our Prime Minister situated in Sandy Hill a 15 minute walk from downtown (market) see a grand old lady of a house

2  Thank carol w
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michellerules1
12 February 2015|
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Response from LaurierHouseNHS | Property representative |
Hello; Thank you for expressing interest in visiting Laurier House National Historic Site. From Victoria Day Weekend to Canada Day we are open Thursday to Monday (closed Tuesday & Wednesday) 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m, from... More
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