Kingston downtown

Around Town

At the gateway of the 1000 Islands and the UNESCO-designated Rideau Canal, Kingston is a city rich in history and culture. We’re a city built on a grand heritage and defined by our ability to blend the beauty of yesterday with the passion and sophistication of today.

Do not miss the opportunity to explore all that Kingston has to offer.

Eat and Drink - with more restaurants per capita than any city in Canada, explore to find your new favourite restaurant.

See and Do - Kingston is Canada's Museum Capital, with over 30 museums, art galleries and historic sites. We also have a vibrant arts and maker community and you can be sure to find live music every night. We're home to Ontario's oldest Farmer's market that is still active today. Explore with many different tours (Trolley, walking, architectural, cycling and Wine and Food). Discover our many unique shops and the numerous exciting events. There's a lot to see and do to keep you busy.

Visit Tourism Kingston for more information about visiting Kingston.