Laura (Ingersoll) Secord (1775-1868)lives in this house from 1803 to 1835. She was a Canadian heroine of the War of 1812. In 1813 she walked 20 miles (32 kilometers) through forests and swamps from territory occupied by the Americans, to warn the British of a impending American attack.
The house is now a museum.
For current visiting hours, please visit the website of the museum.
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