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Uncle Tom's Cabin Historic Site

Uncle Tom's Cabin Historic Site, Dresden (Photo: Keith Blackwell Photography)
29251 Uncle Tom's Road, Dresden
Telephone: 519-683-2978
Email: utchs@heritagetrust.on.ca
Website: www.uncletomscabin.org

Explore Ontario’s Black heritage. Visit this five-acre site – complete with an interpretive centre, three historic buildings, two cemeteries, artifacts, exhibits and a gift shop – and learn about Josiah Henson (the title character of Harriet Beecher Stowe’s famous novel) and other freedom-seekers who sought refuge in Upper Canada. (Photo: Keith Blackwell Photography)

Hours:

School and group bookings available year round by appointment for groups of 20 people or more. Call 519-683-2978 or email utchs@heritagetrust.on.ca for more information.

2016 hours of operation:

May 21 to June 30 – Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sunday, Noon to 4 p.m.

July 1 to August 31 – Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.;  Sunday, Noon to 4 p.m.

September 1 to October 21 – Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.;  Sunday, Noon to 4 p.m.

Holiday Mondays – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

November 1, 2016 through April 30, 2017 – tours by appointment only; please email to schedule a tour.

Admissions for 2016 (HST included):

Adults – $7
Seniors – $6
Students, aged 13-17 – $6
Children, aged 6-12 – $4.50
Children under 6 – Free
Family – $20

Facilities:

  • Picnic area
  • Washrooms
  • Parking
  • Wheelchair access


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