Special Events

The Museum hosts a variety of special events throughout the year that are sure to entertain and amaze you! From musical performances and Shakespeare in the park, to circus acts and shopping nights… Check back often to see what we have coming up!


Book Signing and Discussion with Rick Revelle

97 Thomas Street East, Napanee ON 1:30PM
Come out and meet Rick Revelle as he reads from his new book The Elk Whistle Warrior Society. This is Rick’s 5th novel since 2013. The previous four books were a series under the name "The Algonquin Quest Series" that took place in the 1300’s pre-contact. The Elk Whistle Warrior Society is about a secret society of Native women who...

Love by the River – Date Night at Macpherson House

180 Elizabeth Street, Napanee ON, K7R 1B5 - Macpherson House 7:00PM
The Museum is kicking off its 2023 summer season with a brand new event for all those romantics out there. Hosted on the beautiful grounds of Macpherson House, Love by the River will be a night to remember. Bring your coziest picnic blanket and pick a spot for you and your loved one to enjoy a special evening by the...

Music Night with Andy Forgie

180 Elizabeth Street, Napanee ON, K7R 1B5 - Macpherson House & Park 7:00PM
On July 18th, Andy Forgie will be performing favourites from The Beatles, to Broadway, and something for everyone in between! Andy's varied musical influences and inspirations touch on several genres and eras...with his trusty guitar in tow, Andy will lift your spirits and touch your heart!! Please bring your own lawn chair or blanket to this outdoor performance. Cost: $3/person...

Paint Out with Groovy Cats Art

180 Elizabeth Street, Napanee ON, K7R 1B5 - Macpherson House & Park 6:15PM
Get whimsical and do something different with your night! Grab a friend and join Lisa Ray Koenig of Groovy Cats Art for a fabulous evening of creativity with paint.  You’ll be painting a 11’X14” masterpiece of dandelions blowing in the wind - Dandelion Wishes!  No experience necessary, all supplies provided - go from blank canvas to complete painting within two...

Grounding Sunset Yoga

180 Elizabeth Street, Napanee ON, K7R 1B5 - Macpherson House & Park 6:15PM
A gorgeous experience in nature with a sunset yoga session overlooking to Napanee River to connect with self. Take a step de-escalating from the fast- paced world of technology into a calm state of blissful YOU. This Yoga session will be composed of grounding postures to reduce physical tensions and increase mobility, circulation, energy and positive body awareness. Adding breathwork...

Museum hours

Monday – Saturday: 10am–5pm

*closed on holiday weekend Saturdays and Mondays

Macpherson House & Park hours

Closed for the season – stay tuned for 2023 updates

Archives Hours

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

*closed from 12pm –  1pm 

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