All activities are subject to Govt. announcements re Covid-19 pandemic

Mid June – September
Open in Oct by appointment.

Hours of Operation:
July & August: Tuesday – Friday, 9am – 4pm
June & September: Tuesday – Friday, 10am – 4pm

Guided tours are by donation.

Tours are 20 – 40 minutes long.


We operate the Veranda Cafe’ at lunchtimes in peak season.

July 1st – September 19th, 2020

Tuesdays – Friday for lunch,

To reserve a table please call (902) 651-2789.

Lunch is served from 12pm – 3pm.

The Grounds

The main gates are open from 8am – 4pm most days. Gates are locked at 4pm.

Please park outside the gates if you plan to hike the woods after 4 pm (we don’t want to lock you in!)

Note: You are welcome to walk any part of the grounds at all times. Extra parking is available just before entering the forested lane. 


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Physical Address

271 Macphail Park Road
Orwell, near Vernon River
(Behind Orwell Corner Historic Village)

Mailing Address:
Macphail Foundation
271 MacPhail Park Road
Vernon Bridge
PE C0A 2E0