Kings County Museum


The Kings County Museum is located in scenic Hampton, New Brunswick. We offer genealogy research, themed exhibits on local history, viewing of the Kings County Gaol (jail) and heritage talks that will connect you to your historic past!  

Our Hours of Operation

June 25 2024 to August 31 2024: Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 4pm

September to June: Wednesday through Saturday, 1 pm to 4 pm.

Admission is by donation

Masks are not required unless you are experiencing any cold/flu/covid like symptoms.  

A limited supply of disposable masks will be available if you do not have one with you.

Contact us by phone at (506) 832-6009

 or email at 

The Kings County Museum and Old County Gaol is a member of the Saint John - Fundy Heritage Zone, a group of local museums and heritage sites

 serving the southern NB coast. Please explore all that our zone has to offer via our website: