Gain insight into the lives of Lennox and Addington County residents through our collection of photographs, letters, diaries, maps, newspapers, land records, government records and genealogical sources. Together these records tell the story of Lennox and Addington County’s people, businesses and government. Whether you’re looking to fill in your family tree or detail the history of your property, our collection from the late 18th century to the present can help.
Coming up blank with our online resources? Call or email to learn more about records available on-site. Don’t forget to search the Lennox and Addington County Library catalogue for books in our extensive archival library.
Monday to Friday – 10:00am – 4:00pm
Closed daily 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Over the lunch hour, we encourage you to explore the Museum galleries!
There is a standard admission fee of $3.00/person to access the Reading Room and to conduct research.
We strongly encourage booking an appointment with the Archivist in advance of your visit. This will allow the Archivist to pull relevant materials from the vault that will be ready for you. If you are travelling a distance, please call ahead to ensure the materials you require are accessible.
You can contact the Archivist by email at:
We offer a range of services from digital reproductions to photocopying archival records. For a complete list of services and fees, consult our Archives Fee Schedule.
Search online records from both the museum and archives collections in one place. Please call for more information about collection items not yet available online.
Tell us how to help with your research goals or about the records you wish to consult during an upcoming visit by filling out the form below.
Visit in person
We encourage you to request archival material in advance of your museum visit by completing the request below. Our staff Archivist will advise you when it will be ready for you to view in person.
Email material request
Have a specific question? Our Archivist will make every effort to complete research request submissions within three weeks of receipt. Please fill out the form below and indicate where we can be of assistance.
Monday – Saturday: 10am–5pm
Closed for the season – stay tuned for 2023 updates
Monday – Friday: 10am – 12pm*, 1pm –4pm
*closed from 12pm – 1pm
Adults (ages 13+): $3
Children (ages 12 and under): free
180 Elizabeth Street, Napanee, ON K7R 1B5