Current Open Hours

Open Monday - Friday  10 a.m. to 4 p.m. BY APPOINTMENT ONLY 

Limit of one household at a time. 

Please try to book in advance as same day visits may not be possible.

Times outside of those listed above may be available on request.

We respectfully ask those travelling from any Covid-19 colour zone higher than Kingston's current status (green)

to please postpone your visit for another time.


Summer Jobs - We have two positions available for full-time students who are returning to studies in the Fall. Details are on the "Careers" page. 

March 1 - Open by appointment, Monday-Friday 10-4. One household at a time. Please book at least one day in advance.

Virtual Classroom - We want to bring the museum to you. We have developed a virtual museum visit with curriculum links to Social Studies, Language and Math. We are looking for teachers to participate in a trial run of our virtual program. Please help us to make this program the best it can be. More information can be found in this Virtual Museum pdf information sheet or on our Facebook page.

Did you know? - Annual membership is only $30 and a charitable receipt is given for all donations to the museum, including membership. See the "Support & Donate" page for more details including a membership form.

Fun Fact - The museum has an estimated 10,000 items in its collection.

Resources - Check out our "Resources" page for a variety of simple crafts and games and for curriculum linked activities.

Read more about the museum in two articles on the Kingston Museums Blog  May 2018  and January 2020 

Volunteers wanted - Do you have some free time to offer? Please visit the Support & Donate page of this website for opportunities.


414 Regent Street

Barriefield, (Kingston) ON

K7K 5R1

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Phone: 613-544-9113