Macaulay Heritage Park

Service: Picton

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Names
Alternate Name Macaulay House
Location & Accessibility
Site Location Macaulay Heritage Park
Located In Community Picton
Address & Map
23 & 35 Church St
Picton, ON K0K 2T0
 
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Intersection Church St and Union St
Mailing Address c/o The County Museums 
332 Main St 
Picton, ON K0K 2T0
Physical Access House - Partially Accessible - Main Floor  
 
Church - Accessible
Extra Transportation yes
Parking Free parking lot * Free parking on the street
Description and Services
Description (Service) An inviting complex of heritage buildings, gardens and parkland. Reverend William Macaulay was the first rector of old St. Mary Magdalene Church, built in 1823. The building now houses rotating exhibits, highlighting the history of Prince Edward County. The House has been restored to the 1850's period and provides visitors with a taste of nineteenth century life. Costumed interpreters relate stories of the Macaulay family and their times. Rooms are available for rentals/catered events. Gift shop on site. Inquire about special events and education programs.
Hours Open Wed-Sun 9:30 am-4:30 pm 
 
Operating Season: Mid-May-Aug (Open only on weekends in September) 
 
Gallows * Graveyards Walking Tours on Fri Evenings, July-August 
 
Tours can be arranged in the off-season. 
 
Open during the Christmas Season as advertised.
Meetings Available for select gatherings. Catering can be provided. Grounds available for larger functions.
Areas Served Prince Edward County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application no
Languages English
Fees Admission - $5 adults; $4 students/seniors; $3 children; $14 family
Service Categories Historic Preservation
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-476-2148 ext 2524
E-Mail macmuseum@pecounty.on.ca
Website www.thecounty.ca
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Jennifer Lyons, Head Curator; Phone: 613-476-2148 ext 2524 * 613-476-2148 ext 2521
Volunteer Coordinator Jackie Campbell, Friends of Macaulay Heritage Park; Phone: 613-393-5667
Primary Executive Don Lowe, Chair, Friends of Macaulay Heritage Park
Other Details
Established 1971
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Donations ; Fees
Accreditation no

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