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We invite you to peruse our gallery images for a virtual tour of Villa Les Rochers, summer home of Sir John A. Macdonald and Lady Agnes Macdonald. Click on any image to enlarge it and read its description or to watch a short documentary video.
A colour photo of a small room featuring three sets of quarter-paned windows that reveal woods, river, and sky. Inside the small room, on the viewer's side of the windows, is a small wooden table with five wooden chairs and breakfast places set for two people.
A black and white image of a wooden St. Bartholomew's anglican church with a square steeple at the front, and a graveyard in the foreground.
A black and white image of Sir John A. Macdonald wearing a suit, sitting at a desk, where there are books, papers and a vase.
A colour photo depicting a wide view of two aspects of a large verandah, the shaded side with chairs on it and the sunny side with two people standing at the far end.
A colour photo of an old wooden victrola, its lid propped open, and next to the victrola is a cast-iron music stand.
Colour photograph of agricultural fields leading down to the Saint Lawrence River near Rivière-du-Loup, at the edge of which is a line of trees and two small wooden buildings.
Colour photograph of a riverside scene at Rivière-du-Loup with a wooden fence in the foreground, rocks, sand, and shrubs as well as the river and some clouds in the sky.
Black and white photograph of Mary Macdonald, a small child, propped up in a chair with her legs crossed in front of her, with a vacant expression on her face. Her head is abnormally large and she has dark hair combed down in bangs over her forehead.
View of Villa Les Rochers, a large house and verandah, plus steps leading up to it, taken from the lawn. The sky is colorless.
An old postcard showing a two-storey wooden house with fine details in woodwork and trim; two people sit on the front step.
A black and white photograph of Louis Riel, seated, holding a piece of paper in his hand but not looking at it. He is bearded, has dark curly hair, and wears a three-piece woolen suit with a tie.
A black and white portrait of Sir Joseph Pope, from head to hips, his arms folded in front of him, wearing a three-piece suit and tie, a watch chain and high collar. He is looking directly at the camera.
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