Tickets are now on sale for the 2023 season.

Kingston Pen Tours offers a unique opportunity to explore Canada's oldest maximum-security prison. Closed in 2013 and designated as a National Historic Site, it is an amazing historical building, predating Canada's confederation in 1867. Tours include the Standard, Extended and Express. We look forward to seeing you this season!

Main Season

Closed for the Season

Tours Admissions
Prisoners of Age Exhibit $10.00
Express Tour $26.13
Standard Tour $41.13
Extended Tour $81.13
- City of Kingston Residents save $5.
- Military Discount 50% off (with ID).

Pricing includes all fees and HST.


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Opening Dates Date of Sale Online
Main Season April 29 – September 4, 2023
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Fall Season September 4 – November 26, 2023
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  • If you can no longer attend your scheduled admission date, you need to submit a modification request 72 hours prior to your scheduled entry time and date by using the below contact form. Your request will be processed by our guest relations team within the 72 hours and your online account will be credited with a voucher which you can redeem when you book a new date.
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560 King St W
Kingston, ON
K7L 4V7