Murney Tower

Built in 1846, Murney Tower National Historic Site is part of the defensive Martello Tower fortifications of Kingston. It was never used in a conflict, but was used as barracks for soldiers and their families for years. Its three floors display a collection of military and domestic artifacts of 19th century Kingston, all of which can be explored by the public during tours.

  • Murney Tower

  • Murney Tower


Ticket prices for Murney Tower range from $4 to $12. Please email in advance if you plan to visit with a larger group.

Contact Information

1421 King St W

Hours: Open daily from 10:00am to 5:00pm, mid-May to Labour Day

(613) 507-5181

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Murney Tower

1421 King St W, Kingston, ON, Canada

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