Kingston Peninsula Heritage





 
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A Tour Through Kingston Peninsula History

Experience our history with this interactive map of the Kingston Peninsula. Click on the icons to discover location data & information on heritage spots, artisan shops, markets and more in our community. Plot your course and head out on a tour of Kingston Peninsula history!

Peninsula Heritage History Tour



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RUG HOOKING by KATE THORNHILL
   2-4 pm August 22nd& 29th, 2017


                          Where?

    The John Fisher Memorial Museum

          3950 Rt. 845 Kingston, NB

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  There will be rug hooking demos and sample pieces for the public to practice
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    Mug Rugs made by Kate Thornhill
 will be available by purchase 
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 For more information on Kate Thornhill
 please visit  her website.  
                    www.btlens.com

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1810 Carter House Open June 29 to September 2
  
The 1810 Carter House Tea Room is open for the season! Join us Tuesday to Saturday, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, until Saturday, September 2nd. Drop by to enjoy a hot pot of tea, served in china cups, with sandwiches and sweets prepared daily by our staff. Tours of the house are provided or wander about this unique cottage and garden. Sales via cash only in 2017, or by identified cheque, as the use of credit cards is cancelled. The store next door has an ATM Machine.
 #874 Route 845, Kingston | (506) 832-2902 
 
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John Fisher Memorial Museum Open June 29 to September 2

    
    The John Fisher Memorial Museum, located in the basement of Macdonald Consolidated School, Kingston will be open from Tuesday to Saturday, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
    The summer show entitled, Growth of a Nation - Canada 150 Exhibit. is a celebration of the Kingston Peninsula’s past and present. The exhibit includes heritage highlights of the Kingston Peninsula, as well as an interactive online map to follow to great heritage destinations throughout the peninsula. Visit the museum, follow the map and discover our heritage! Register your locations at the museum and be entered for a chance to win a Peninsula Prize Pack! 
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  - Please consider joining Kingston Peninsula Heritage and support the works of the group - see the Membership tab. 
    
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    Kingston Peninsula Heritage Inc. is a non-profit, charitable organization that promotes preservation of the area’s heritage resources.  The organization involves people representing a broad interest in the human and natural history of the Kingston Peninsula.  The group’s ambitious agenda includes programes to; enhance identified built heritage sites, develop awareness and education, maintain an artifact collection and museum facility, create heritage displays, community signage, pamphlets, newsletters, publications and many other innovative projects.
 
                                  
                                                           
                                        
 
                                             Trinity Church Steeple
 
 
 
       Trinity Church was built in 1789 and is the oldest Anglican Church in New Brunswick. There are various interesting architectural features in the church and it houses the oldest operating pipe organ in Canada. The associated Loyalist Burial Grounds contain the resting place of many of the first settlers to the area.
 
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