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Old Gaol Museum

Housed in the former Lindsay Gaol, the Old Gaol Museum tells the story of Lindsay and Kawartha Lakes. It houses a wide range of permanent and temporary exhibitions, and also retains intact portions of the gaol for you to visit. Explore the museum from home through their new virtual tour. The museum is also open for in-person visits. Please check their website for hours as they may change seasonally.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Digital Doors Open
  • Virtual tour

Contact info

50 Victoria Avenue North
Lindsay, Ontario


Year built: 1863
Architect: William Storm
Architectural style: Romanesque revival
Building type: Government building, Historical landmark, Museum

Dates/hours open

Friday January 1 – Friday December 31, 2021
Part of Digital Doors Open Kawartha Lakes

Old Gaol Museum 50 Victoria Avenue North