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

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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.
Admission (Prices in CAD plus HST)
General Admission (5+ years of age) $12
Child (ages 0-4) Free
Admission (Prices in CAD plus HST)
General Admission (5+ years of age) $15
Child (ages 0-4) Free
Crysler Park Marina Campground Fees (HST not included)
Basic Site (no services) $38.81
Waterfront Site (no services) $56.54
Water / 30 amps Electricity  $51.55
Camper Cabins (Sunday to Thursday) $105.33
Camper Cabins (Friday, Saturday and Holiday) $124.18
Camper Cabins (Weekly - 7 Nights) $704.60
Senior Citizen - 65+ years of age (HST not included)
Basic Site (no services) 10% discount
Electric Site 10% discount
Basic Site (no services) $24.45
Waterfront Site (no services) $25.86
Electric Site  (15 Amp)

     NOTE: All discounts will be applied during check-in.

Other Camping Related Fees (HST not included)
Camping/Cabin Reservation Convenience Fee $12.50
Change/Cancellation Fee $10.37
Daily Additional Vehicle/Boat (Ivy Lea only) $11.70
Dog Fee per Night (Roofed Accommodations) $28.72

Movie Night at Kingston Penitentiary

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The event is outdoors, with a concession available to guests.
Doors open at 7 p.m. with a special presentation at 7:15 p.m., followed by the movie at 8 p.m.

Movie Screenings Admissions
The Truman Show
September 1, 2023
General Admission – $21.13
Military – $11.13
Escape from Alcatraz
September 2, 2023
General Admission – $21.13
Military – $11.13
Bon Cop, Bad Cop
September 8, 2023
General Admission – $21.13
Military – $11.13
The Shawshank Redemption
September 9, 2023
General Admission – $21.13
Military – $11.13
Pricing includes all fees and HST.
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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Refund Policy


  • 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