Smiths Falls Heritage House Museumin-person Doors Open Kingston
- French services available
- Guided tours available
- Partial wheelchair access
- Self-guided tours available
- Site is protected by the Ontario Heritage Trust
This Smiths Falls community museum and historical house showcases artifacts and stories of Smiths Falls with period rooms, local exhibits and art shows. A visit offers unique mirror-image façades, an indoor brick bake oven, a famous two-storey privy, exhibition galleries, spacious gardens and a picnic area. The grounds are on a picturesque portion of the Rideau Canal.
Contact info11 Old Slys Road
Smiths Falls, Ontario
ArchitectureYear built: 1862-63
Building type:Historical landmarkHistorical houseMuseum
Architect: Joshua Bates
Dates/hours openSep 24, 10:00am - Sep 25, 04:00pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; guided tours at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.; bake oven demo with samples from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.