The historic house is closed for restoration work

The gardens remain open. Regular admission fees will not apply during the restoration.

Bellevue House is located in downtown Kingston, ON, just 2.3 km west of Kingston City Hall. Plan 1-2 hours here to explore exhibits and historic artifacts while learning about the different perspectives of Confederation. Take a 45 minute guided tour with a costumed servant of the 1840s, and stroll through the heirloom and ornamental gardens.

Getting here


Bellevue House National Historic Site is located at 35 Centre Street in Kingston, Ontario, 2.3 km (less than 1 1/2 miles) west of Kingston City Hall on King Street West and 1/2 block north on Centre Street.

By car

Exit Hwy 401 via Sir John A. Macdonald Blvd. (Exit 615) south 5.5 km to Union Street, left on Union Street to Centre Street, right on Centre Street 1 1/2 blocks.

By bus

Bellevue House National Historic Site is on three bus routes (#2 Division/Calvin Park, #3 Kingscourt/Polson Park and #6 Cat).

Hours of operation

Complete hours.


Free admission for youth. Other fees still apply.
Detailed fees list

Facilities and services

Accessible Facilities Accessible services
Information Information
Restrooms Restrooms
Bus parking Bus parking
Parking Parking
Gift Shop Gift shop
Picnic area Picnic area