Our Mandate:

  • To create, foster and maintain interest in the history and heritage of the City of Kingston and its environs
  • To provide a forum for the presentation and discussion of papers with relevant historical content and to provide for the publication of such papers
  • To organize, manage, promote and assist in providing and maintaining historical museums, plaques, cairns, and other monuments to the historical past
  • To acquire documents, maps, books, photographs and other historical data and tangible articles of historic interest with a view to the preservation and display as such articles at such times and in such places as may be decided upon by the Society 
  • To be an advocate for the preservation of buildings and areas of historic interest in the City of Kingston and district.
About Us

The Kingston Historical Society

2017-2018 Executive:

President:                    Marcus Letourneau
Past President:           Lou Grimshaw
Vice President:           Graeme Watson
Secretary:                    Don Richardson
Treasurer:                   Peter Ginn
Councillors:                 Joe Brites, Tabitha Renaud, Anne Richardson, Marc Shaw,
 
                                     Paul Van Nest (Membership Secretary), 
John Whiteley

Editor, Historic Kingston:       Virginia Letourneau
Editor, Limelight:                     Betty Andrews
Director, Murney Tower:        Graeme Watson




Web Design:
A sincere thank you is due to Corinne Harrison and to Mark Nardi for the time and effort they put into redesigning our web page, which had grown old with time. The Executive appreciates the new streamlined and clean new site. Thanks for everything.