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Events and Activities

Upcoming Events In The Carriage House

Beaconsfield Historic House Open for Tours
2 Kent Street

A History of Mount Stewart: Illustrated & Extended Edition - Charlottetown Launch - 

December 4th, 2017

We are pleased to announce that the Charlottetown launch of A History of Mount Stewart: Illustrated & Extended Edition has been set for Monday, December 4th from 7:00 to 9:00 PM at Beaconsfield's Carriage House. 

This event is free and there will be historic pictures and maps, light refreshments and a few snacks to boot.
Copies of A History of Mount Stewart: Illustrated & Extended Edition will be on sale (cash or cheque) for $20 each.

This project is the 15th and last in the "All Around the Hillsborough" series celebrating our 20th year since the designation of the Hillsborough as the Island's first Canadian Heritage River.

Nature PEI Meeting 

December 5th, 7:30
PEI Flora: Regional Themes and New Discoveries by Sean Blaney 
This presentation will utilize photos and descriptions to highlight recent plant discoveries on the Island. 
Mr. Blaney is from the Atlantic Canada Conservation Data Centre.  


Launch of "Collected Poems of Alden Nowlan"

December 6th, 7:00pm
PEI Poet Laureate Deirdre Kessler and Bookmark, Charlottetown's locally owned independent bookstore, invite you to join readers, writers, and poetry enthusiasts in celebration of the launch of the Collected Poems of Alden Nowlan at the Carriage House. 

PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation Annual General Meeting

December 7th, 7:00pm
You are invited to the attend the PEI Museum Annual General Meeting
Beaconsfield Carriage House, 2 Kent Street
For more information 
902-368-6600 or 902-368-6602

The Golden Boy: A Doctor's Journey with Addiction by Grant Matheson - Book Launch

December 8th, 7:00pm
Please join us at the launch for the Acorn Press published memoir by Grant Matheson.

"On Five Dollars A Day" by Jim MacNutt - Book Launch

December 13th, 7:00 pm
Please join us at the Carriage House as Bookmark hosts the launch of Jim MacNutt's first work of fiction.

Beaconsfield Bookstore
     & Gift Shoppe      

              Visit our gift shop featuring Island books, magazines,
pottery, and handmade soaps

For more information about Beaconsfield Historic House or events in the Carriage House, please call 902-368-6603 or email