Bell Homestead National Historic Site
Learn some local history and the story behind Alexander Graham Bell and the invention of the telephone.
From 1870 to 1881, this was the Bell family’s first Canadian residence and the place where Alexander Graham Bell discovered the fundamental concept of the telephone in 1874
Learn about the life of Alexander Graham Bell and his invention of the telephone...in Brantford 'The Telephone City'.
The home where Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone on July 26, 1874.
“A great spot for lunch and to browse for unique gifts and souvenirs. Located in Mt. Pleasant, a picturesque area of Brant.”
“Great farmers' market and antique shopping, in this quaint Mennonite village ”
“Open the door to Southern Ontario's First Nations past, present and future. It's an opportunity to discover Native Ontario”
“This galley is part of a beautiful garden estate worth walking and around and stretching your legs. Check on local artists and exhibits in the origin home now an art gallery.”