Stephen Leacock Museum

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The Stephen Leacock Memorial Home is a house museum rumored to be haunted by Leacock, his wife and his son. Staff members have heard furniture moving in locked rooms and have seen doors, even locked ones, open and close by themselves. Shadowy figures and other strange phenomena have also been reported.

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Geographic Information

50 Museum Drive
Orillia, ON L3V 7T9, Canada

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44.60794616564519, -79.3936760661316
Simcoe County
Nearest Towns:
Orillia, ON (1.3 mi.)
Atherley, ON (1.4 mi.)
Rathburn, ON (6.9 mi.)
Hawkestone, ON (8.3 mi.)
Washago, ON (10.3 mi.)
Brechin, ON (11.1 mi.)
Severn Bridge, ON (11.4 mi.)
Severn, ON (11.4 mi.)
Edgar, ON (12.7 mi.)
Beaverton, ON (17.0 mi.)


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Disclaimer: The stories posted here are user-submitted and are, in the nature of "ghost stories," largely unverifiable. makes no claims that any of the statements posted here are factually accurate. The vast majority of information provided on this web site is anecdotal, and as such, should be viewed in the same light as local folklore and urban legends.