Open Tuesday to Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Please Note: There is a school visit on May 26.
The museum is closed to the public during this event. 

Guided and self-guided tours are available.

  See the Visit Us page for more information about what you can find when you visit.   For more information call 613-544-9113 or email

Admission is free. Donations are greatly appreciated.

Planting the Three Sisters Garden

Monday, May 29, 2023   10 a.m.

This year, the Schools Museum school garden will be an Indigenous Three Sisters garden.

Three Sisters Garden Invite

Three Sisters Soup and Bannock will be served after the planting of the garden.



Featuring a replica one-room school and a display gallery, the Frontenac County Schools Museum collects, preserves and displays artifacts and archival material from the elementary (grades 1– 8) one-room schools of Frontenac County from their earliest establishment to the consolidation of school districts in 1970.



The Schools Museum gratefully acknowledges the following for sponsoring and providing funding to the museum: the City of Kingston, the Kingston and Area Association of Museums, Art Galleries and Historic Sites, Tourism Kingston, the Community Foundation for Kingston and Area, the Ontario Trillium Foundation, and the Limestone District School Board.