Visitors Information Centre

Located in the heart of downtown Kingston at 209 Ontario Street, the Visitors Information Centre is open daily to help visitors enjoy the city as best they can.

Looking for a great brewer? Want to know where to eat? Where to shop? What to see? A stop at the Visitors Information Centre will help you make the most of your time in Kingston. The Centre also features authentic Kingston souvenirs and products — including an Artisan Studio full of unique, hand-crafted works from local makers and creators.

The Visitors Information Centre is also a convenient spot to get your tickets for some of Kingston’s best attractions like Fort Henry, Kingston 1000 Island Cruises and the Kingston Trolley Tours.

Hours of Operation

January 2 – April 30
Sunday – Thursday: 10:00am – 4:00pm
Friday – Saturday: 10:00am – 5:00pm

May 1 – June 30
Sunday – Wednesday: 9:30am – 6:00pm
Thursday – Saturday: 9:30am – 7:00pm

July 1 – September 3
Sunday – Wednesday: 9:30am – 8:00pm
Thursday – Saturday: 9:30am – 9:00pm

September 4 – October 8
Sunday – Wednesday: 9:30am – 6:00pm
Thursday – Saturday: 9:30am – 7:00pm

October 9 – December 30
Sunday – Thursday: 10:00am – 4:00pm
Friday – Saturday: 10:00am – 5:00pm

December 24: 9:30am – 1:00pm
December 25 + 26: Closed
December 31: 9:30:am – 1:00pm
January 1: Closed

Kingston Tourism Ambassador Program

You may have already seen them around – the Welcome to Kingston Ambassadors are a street-team of knowledgeable and friendly visitor guides and are always ready to help you discover Kingston. They’re easily identified by their ‘Welcome to Kingston’ emblems and have all kinds of visitor information – guides, advice, and other promotional materials to help you discover Kingston and answer any questions you might have. Next time you see them, take a minute to say hello and see what’s happening in the city.

For more information, please contact 613.548.4415 or toll-free at 1.888.855.4555 or by email at visit@tourismkingston.com

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