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Lennox and Addington County Museum & Archives

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This museum used to be a prison. We were greeted by beautiful flowers. We didn’t have to pay, as it... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Robby G C
Toronto, Canada
Great museum

We came here with the Geocaching Mega Event and were not disappointed. The employees that we... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Wilmington, North Carolina
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The County Museum and Archives provides insights into everyday life from the late eighteenth through the twentieth century and focuses particularly on telling the story of Lennox and Addington County. The story of the settlement and historical...more
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97 Thomas St E | K7R 4B9, Napanee, Ontario K7R 4B9, Canada
+1 613-354-3027
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This museum used to be a prison. We were greeted by beautiful flowers. We didn’t have to pay, as it was free on the day we arrived, a bonus! There was a library where we could explore, all about this town. I enjoyed the display...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

We came here with the Geocaching Mega Event and were not disappointed. The employees that we interacted with were informative and friendly. The exhibits were well done and interesting. We learned a lot about the area, very glad we visited.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

Up to date information, helpful professional staff, interesting exhibits. This museum and archives is of value to the community. We looked up some old family history records, and everyone was very helpful.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

The caretakers were so friendly, they change the displays so you do not see the same thing year after year. It is well worth the stop in Napanee to see all the different displays. The overall appearance was spotless and just a nice place to...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank GARY T
traveler192015, Marketing & Communications at Lennox and Addington County Museum & Archives, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

We're glad you enjoyed your visit Gary T! Our displays change frequently so we hope to see you again soon!!!

Reviewed 12 June 2017

We were in the area for family history research. We went through the museum first. The museum was top quality, and we learned a lot about the area. Then, on to the archive. The staff was very nice and very helpful. The archive curator, Kim,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

SRO . The museum is authentically curated , actually get to see a jail cell not difficult to imagine an overnight there.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Rosemarie M
traveler192015, Public Relations Manager at Lennox and Addington County Museum & Archives, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Thanks Rosemarie M. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience at the museum. Hope to see you again soon! L&A County Museum & Archives

Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

A friendly community activity that offers a wonderful experience. This relaxing environment is a welcome relief from busy daily life and staff could not be more accommodating.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Carol H
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We were doing family history research and had no idea about the museum and special local historical / cultural exhibits. We need more time to explore the old jail and special features. The building has been carefully restored and is a delight to visit.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank GuinnessBoy1950
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I attended an Author's Reading by Maureen Jennings at the Museum on the weekend. It was such a lovely, welcoming space for this event. It was also very suitable, since many of Ms. Jennings books (Murdoch Mysteries, etc) are historical novels. All around, it was...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

we came as part of the geocaching Mega event and had a great time. We took a lot of pics in the cell and talked to the very nice Lady at the entrance! Always worth a visit!!!

Date of experience: August 2016
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