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

Tuesday to Saturday from 9:00 - 4:30 PM

Effective November 18, 2018 we will on our off-season hours:

Thursday and Saturday from 1:00 - 4:00 PM

Contact us by phone at (506) 832-6009 or email at

kingscountymuseumnb@gmail.com if you would like to access the museum

at a different time. We will be happy to arrange for you to see our

exhibits or access our genealogy collection for research.

Admission to the museum is $3 per adult, $1 per child.

Genealogy research is $10 for a half day, $20 for a full day.

Individual and group tours available.

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: