Doors Open Kingston 2021 - Murney Tower Museum!

Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 10:00am to Sunday, September 26, 2021 - 4:00pm

Welcome to our Doors Open 2021 Kingston!  Be part of that unique behind the scenes peeks within Kingston's cultural attractions!

Murney Tower Museum is operated by the Kingston Historical Society in partnership with Parks Canada since 1925. It is one of four Martello Towers in Kingston and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is also the oldest operating museum in Kingston, having celebrated its 95th anniversary in 2020. This unique fortification with three floors displays a collection of 1.000 military and domestic artifacts that portray 19th-century Kingston. 

Our Doors Open Tours are set up to follow health and safety guidelines as outlined in the Step 3 – Reopening Ontario legislation and KFL&A Public Health Unit specific protocols. Each of our participating sites has outlined their capacities and available tickets numbers are based on their input.

Please remember to bring an appropriate face mask or covering as recommended by the Kingston Public Health Unit. A small supply of masks will be available for each tour and hand sanitizer for your use.

Tours are scheduled from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm and allowing time for cleaning and sanitizing between tours. Please click here to register for a tour:

King & Barrie Streets, Kingston, Ontario
  • Kingston
  • The Great Waterway
  • Tourism Kingston
  • Ontario Heritage Trust