About Our Organization

Designed and built by W.C. Harris in 1877 for James and Edith Peake, Beaconsfield was one of Charlottetown’s most elegant homes. Today, Beaconsfield Historic House stands as an example of Victorian architecture with many original features, and, has a fascinating story to tell. Offering house tours, lectures, concerts and events in the Carriage House. Beaconsfield House is a provincial site administered by the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation.