Kings County Historical and Archival Society

Identity area

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KCHAS

Authorized form of name

Kings County Historical and Archival Society

Parallel form(s) of name

  • Kings County Museum

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Contact area

 

Debbie Hickey Primary contact

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Address

Street address

27 Centennial Road

Locality

Hampton

Region

New Brunswick

Country name

Canada

Postal code

E5N6N3

Telephone

506 832 6009

Fax

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Description area

History

The Kings County Historical & Archival Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and interpreting our county's fascinating history. For over 50 years our members have worked to record and preserve Kings County Heritage through artifacts, research and heritage documents.

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Opening times

Summer Hours, until August 31: Tuesday to Saturday 9:00am-4:30pm.
September Hours: Tuesday to Saturday 1:00 - 4:00pm.
Winter Hours: Thursdays and Saturdays 1:00 - 4:00pm. Other times available by appointment.

Access conditions and requirements

We welcome all visitors, but ask that if you are planning to come for genealogical research that you try and call in advance so that we are able to best prepare for your potential appointment.

Accessibility

Main exhibit area is on ground level, all other areas require ability to navigate a few steps.

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Research services

Research room

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Public areas

A large permanent exhibit room with new exhibits each summer, the 200+ year old Kings Co. Gaol (a provincial historic site), and a second permanent exhibit room.

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Primary contact

27 Centennial Road
Hampton, New Brunswick
CA E5N6N3