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Kingston Historical Society

Alternate Name KHS ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Site Location In the Wilson Room
Located In Community Kingston
Address & Map
Meeting location - Kingston Public Library
130 Johnson St
Kingston, ON K7L 1X8
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Intersection Johnson St and Wellington St
Mailing Address PO Box 54 
Kingston, ON K7L 4V6
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) Meets to listen to talks, lectures or presentations on matters of local historic interest * holds an annual Canadian Heritage Dinner in February as well as a graveside service at Cataraqui Cemetery on June 6 of each year to honour the life and death of Sir John A. Macdonald * operates the Murney Tower Museum which is open to the public each year between Victoria and Labour Day
Hours For Murney Tower hours, send an email or visit the website for more information * third Wednesday of the month 7 pm, Sep-May
Areas Served Kingston - and area
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Send an e-mail or visit the website for more information
Languages English
Fees Membership - $50 per year per individual * $60 per year for families (2020) ; Method(s) of Payment Accepted - cheque, cash, online through PayPal
Service Categories Historical Societies
Contact Information
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Peter Gower, Webmaster; Phone: 613-546-8538
Primary Executive Vincent Durant, President; Email:
Other Details
Established 1893
Funding Regional / Municipal - Murney Tower ; Provincial ; Federal - for Murney Tower
Elections February
Print Material "Limelight" newsletter * annual journal "Historic Kingston"
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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