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Murney Tower National Historic Site

General Information

Address:
Barrie and King Streets
Kingston, ON K7L 4V6
Canada

phone: 613-544-9925
website: http://www.kingstonmuseums.ca/murney-tower-national-historic-site-of-canada

Attraction

Built in 1846 during the Oregon crisis, as part of Kingston defenses against American invasion. Until 1890, soldiers and their families were quartered in the tower, which now houses a collection of relevant military artifacts including a 32-lb cannon.

Operating: May to September