Chiefswood National Historic Site

Chiefswood National Historic Site was built in 1853-1856 by Mohawk Chief George Johnson for his English Bride Emily Howells. Together the couple had 4 children with Pauline being the youngest of the 4.

The home tells the story of the mid-1800s and the connection where cultures meet.


1037 Brant County Highway 54
Ohsweken, ON

Plan Your Visit

For more information, visit Chiefswood’s website or email

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The Passport Places network is made possible through valued partnerships with Canadian heritage organizations, site operators and owners.

Look for the following logo at participating historic sites.

Partner Organization: Six Nations Tourism

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