Plan Your Visit

Operating Hours 

The Museum of Health Care at Kingston is open to the public. No appointment necessary.

**Please note: The Museum of Health Care will be closed from Monday, November 28-Friday, December 2, 2022. We will be welcoming a grade 5/6 class into the museum as part of the Beyond Classrooms Kingston program. For the comfort of our guests and visitors, the galleries will be closed to the public.

Winter/Spring Hours (October 26, 2022 - May 1, 2023)

Monday CLOSED* CLOSED*
Tuesday CLOSED* CLOSED*
Wednesday 10:00am 4:00pm
Thursday 10:00am 4:00pm
Friday 10:00am 4:00pm
Saturday CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED CLOSED
*Staff are on-site on Mondays from 9am-5pm for adminstrative purposes, as well as to accomodate school and/or private group bookings.

 

Vistors are welcome to drop in for a self guided tour, or travel through the Museum with one of our guides for a short tour (25 minutes) with plenty of time to explore the exhibits afterwards.

We also have a Lego scavenger hunt for kids!

Things to know about your visit to the Museum of Health Care

  • Vistors are asked to wear a mask for their entire visit duration
  • Masks are available free of charge at the front door

Admission

By donation.

Accessibility

The Museum of Health Care is wheelchair accessible via its modern tower entrance on George Street. 

Please note:

  • The Museum sits behind an unpaved parking lot. An accessible sidewalk runs from the Museum entrance, behind the building, to the covered GIDRU lot at Kingston General Hospital.
  • The public washrooms at the Museum are not fully accessible. Accessible public washrooms are located at the Kingston General Hospital.

Location

Ann Baillie Building National Historic Site
32 George Street, Kingston, Ontario K7L 2V7

Located just steps away from City Park, adjacent to Kingston General Hospital and Queen's University!

 

  Museum location map 2011
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Public Transit

There are multiple Kingston Transit routes which make stops near the Museum. To plan your trip, you can use the Kingston Transit Trip Planner tool.

Parking

The City of Kingston has a number of on-street and municipal parking lot options to choose from. The options closest to the Museum are paid street parking on George St. and paid waterfront parking in the lot at the base of George St.

Click here for information about parking at Kingston General Hospital.

 

Questions or concerns?

Please contact us at 613-548-2419 or [email protected]