On a visit to Kingston you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Kingston. These places are what Kingston is all about. These must see places in Kingston will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Kingston, Ontario, ON, Canada
09:30 am - 05:00 pm
A designated National Historic Site of Canada and recently a UNESCO World Heritage site, Fort Henry is a stunning fort that dates back to 1812, when it was originally built. Presently administered by Parks Canada, the military interpreters conduct presentations and tours of the fort that exhibit British military life. But you could also explore the...
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Rideau Trail Kingston, ON K7L 2Z1 Canada
07:00 am - 11:59 pm
If there’s one thing you decide to do in Kingston, go to the Waterfront pathway that looks out to beautiful blue waters. Surrounded by lively activities and bars and restaurants, the waterfront is a great place for a walk or just to spend an evening with friends and family. Sometimes, you even get to experience live music that adds to the cha...
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555 King St W, Kingston, ON K7L 4V7, Canada
09:00 am - 04:00 pm
This specialized museum also known as Penitentiary Museum collects artifacts relating to the correctional history of Canada, 1833 to the present, including inmate hobby crafts, uniforms and contraband, as well as punishment and restraint devices. Retired jail guards conduct tours and acquaint visitors with quirky facts and information on the working of the penitentiary.
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216 Ontario St, Kingston, ON K7L 2Z3, Canada
08:30 am - 04:30 pm
The City Hall is a beautiful building dating back to 1844 that is now the epicenter of Kingston’s administration and occupies an entire block in its neighborhood. Made by the architect George Browne, this building is one of the most outstanding works of art in the backdrop of the city. Stained glass windows add to the ephemeral feel of the bu...
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Lemoine Point Conservation Area, Kingston, ON K7M, Canada
07:30 am - 06:00 pm
Amidst 136 hectares of lush greenery and beautiful verdant hiking trails, Lemoine Point is a recreational center par excellence. Initially known as Herkimer’s Nose or Herkimer's Point after its original owner Captain Johan Jots Herkimer, the land soon saw an ownership change after a sale to Captain William Lemoine in 1836. The conservation ar...
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1 The Tragically Hip Way, Kingston, ON K7K 0B4, Canada
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Rogers K-Rock Centre is a 5,614 seat arena that hosts Canada’s favorite game - Hockey. The arena is the home of the Kingston Frontenacs ice hockey team of the Ontario Hockey League. The Arena is the epicenter of thrilling sports action, figure-skating grace and bustling activity in Kingston. Watching a game here is on the must-do list of ...
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99 University Ave, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, Canada
09:00 am - 11:59 pm
Explore the university’s historic buildings, attend cultural events, and spend some time in the distinguished museums, archives, and galleries. A large number of the campus buildings are natural stone, interspersed with newer buildings that complement their historic charm. The buildings are well-maintained and landscaped with green spaces tha...
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35 Centre St, Kingston, ON K7L 4E5, Canada
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Bellevue House National Historic Site of Canada was the home to Canada's first Prime Minister Sir John Alexander Macdonald. A visit to this 1840’s restored house and gardens takes you back to simpler times. Exhibits in the visitor center commemorate his life and career, and costumed staff presents the daily life of the Macdonald family....
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Downtown Kingston, Kingston, Canada
A great way to experience Kingston waterfront and marvel at its historical landmarks like Fort Henry, Wolfe Islander Ferry will give you a new insight on the city. The ferry serves as a vital life-line to the Island's community. It also services the many thousands of people visiting Wolfe Island and coming from the States in to Canada. A free ferry...
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55 Ontario St, Kingston, ON K7L 2Y2, Canada
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
An exhaustive exploration of shipping and its evolution, The Marine Museum of the Great Lakes is an interesting experience for both kids and adults alike. The museum’s motto is ‘to collect, conserve and display artifacts related to Great Lakes marine history, shipping and shipbuilding, construct an exhibition area for special exhibition...
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270 King St E, Kingston, ON K7L 3B1, Canada
09:00 am - 04:30 pm
A gorgeous cathedral, dating back to 1825, St George is a magnificent building that has added to the beauty of the city in many ways. The architecture of the church is outstanding with a facade adorned with Corinthian columns. There are regular recitals held here and it also has an in house organ. Soulful performances and melodious choirs are common on weekends and occasions.