Current Open Hours

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Classes and large groups by appointment

Admission by Donation

Teachers - Bring your class to visit the museum.  We offer a variety of programs. All activities are linked to the curriculum. See the 'Group/Class visits' page for more details. 

October 21 - 2 p.m. The next event in our Speaker Series: "Tattle Tales From a One-Room Schoolhouse"    Join us at the museum for an afternoon of anecdotes, drama, music and frolic featuring two original tattlers Charlotte Clark and Faye Batchelor. Both women will share their childhood experiences attending one-room schools in Frontenac County. Light refreshments will be provided. Admission is by donation with all proceeds going to the continued operation of the museum.

October 27 - 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. The Witches Brew Luncheon   Join us at the museum for a Hallowe'en themed luncheon of "sandwitches", desserts, "witches' fingers", tea, coffee and special "witches brew". Enjoy a short Hallowe'en program. Admission: $10 for adults; $5 for children. All proceeds go to support the museum. 

December 1 to 15 - Old Fashioned Christmas Concert  Take part in an authentic Christmas Concert in a one-room school-house. Bookings for schools, clubs, church groups etc. Morning and afternoon sessions are available. Contact the museum for details. Some dates are already booked!

December 5 - Outreach - The museum presents "Christmas in the One Room School" at Rosewood Retirement Residence.

Read the more about the museum on the Kingston Museums Blog

Volunteers wanted - We are looking for a person with basic computer skills and about two hours a month to manage our membership data base. Please visit the "Support & Donate" section of this website for more details on this and other opportunities.


414 Regent Street

Barriefield, (Kingston) ON

K7K 5R1

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Phone: 613-544-9113