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Museum Kids & Teens

Be excited about learning
 
Museum kids

Have an inquisitive and active child? Museum Kids will engage your child and fuel their love of learning at a young age. We offer a different activity every month facilitated by museum staff or special guests!

Things to know:

For: Ages 4 – 11
Cost: FREE – Registration is required for most events. Please visit our main event page for registration information.
Time: The first Saturday of every month. Some exceptions apply. 

  • All children must be accompanied by a parent or a guardian
  • Programming changes often, make sure to check out the event page for specific information!
 
Museum Teens

We’re welcoming our local youth to find their niche here at the Museum of Lennox and Addington with a combination of art workshops and other fun and unique activities. Once a month a program is facilitated by museum staff or special guests specifically designed for those aged 12+. Watch out – the Teens are taking over the museum!

For: Ages 12 – 19
Cost: FREE – Registration is required for most events. Please visit our main event page for registration information.

While participants are not required to have an adult stay with them for the duration of the program, we do ask that parents/guardians check in at reception for youth aged 15 and under.

Museum Kids: Build a Toy Rover

Museum Kids, come join us for a free morning of making craft rovers in celebration of the upcoming solar eclipse!

Museum Teen Takeover: Rubber Band Lunar Roving Vehicle

Museum Teens, come out and celebrate the upcoming total eclipse by making a FREE rubber band lunar vehicle on April 6th at 1pm. The twist...you get to design it yourself and then test it to see how well your lunar roving vehicle works here on earth!

Museum hours

Monday – Saturday: 10am – 5pm

*closed on holiday weekend Saturdays and Mondays

Archives hours

Monday – Friday: 10am – 12pm* & 1 – 4pm

*closed from 12 –  1pm 

Macpherson House & Park hours

Tuesday – Thursday, 1 – 4pm in July & August

Holiday Hours 2024

February 17 – 19: Closed (Family Day Weekend)
March 29 – April 1: Closed (Good Friday & Easter Weekend)
May 18 – 20: Closed (Victoria Day Weekend)
June 29 – July 1: Closed (Canada Day Weekend)
August 3 – 5: Closed (Civic Holiday Weekend)
August 31 – September  2: Closed (Labour Day Weekend)

Museum and Archives daily rate

Adults (ages 13+): $3
Children (ages 12 and under): free

Museum & Archives location

97 Thomas St E, Napanee, ON K7R 4B9

Macpherson House & Park location

180 Elizabeth Street, Napanee, ON K7R 1B5

Labour Day Weekend Hours

Please note that the Museum & Archives will be closed from Saturday, September 2nd - Monday, September 4th for the Labour Day long weekend.

Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, September 5th.
Have a great long weekend!