While this site has participated in Doors Open Ontario in the past, it is not part of the current season’s program. Please check the Home page for this year’s events and participating sites.

Museum of Health Care at Kingstonin-person Doors Open Kingston

  • In-person
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Guided tours available
  • Kid-friendly
  • National Historic Site (Canada)
  • Self-guided tours available
  • Washrooms
  • Photography allowed
Museum of Health Care at Kingston

The imposing Ann Baillie Building was originally a student nurses’ residence from 1904-69. Designated a National Historic Site in 1998, it is now the home of the Museum of Health Care with an extensive collection of artifacts. Gallery visits, archive tours and interactive activities will bring Canada’s health-care story to life! Register for one of the behind-the-scenes collections tours.

Contact info

32 George Street
Kingston, Ontario
E-mail: museum@kingstonhsc.ca


Year built: 1904
Building type:Health-care facilityHistorical landmarkMuseum
Architect: William Newlands
Architectural style:Classical revivalRenaissance revival

Dates/hours open

Jul 22, 10:00am - Jul 22, 04:00pm

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; guided tours at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.