Welcome to  the  website of  Nova Scotia’s Kings County Museum.  We are pleased to showcase our museum and the work being done by the Kings Historical Society, who own and operate the museum. Welcome and enjoy!

The Museum is open from Monday to Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

AGM– Please click on notice for more information

Our Planned Giving Program

please click on brochure for information

Please browse our collections,  latest newsletter, 2018 annual report and Curiosity Shop by clicking on the icons below

Nova Muse with Museum 
Cover 2016 2017
Kings Historical Society Newsletter spring 2017
curiosity shop

  • Meetings

    Burial Grounds Care Society Meetings
    2nd Tuesday of each month.Please ring side door bell.
    Kings Historical Society Meeting  May 28  2019 7:30 PM AGM followed by Conserve Local Bees! with Steve Javorek

    Community and Family History Meeting        June 12th 1:30PM Kings County Museum C&FH research department (lower level)


  • Shop

    Visit our shop to buy books on Kings County history, geneaological CDs and tickets to our workshops and concerts
    Visit now!

  • Latest news

    Check out our blog to read the latest news from the museum here

    You can also read more about the work of our conservator, Kelly Bourassa, on his blog Kelly’s Conservation Corner

  • Exhibits

    Visit our exhibits page to learn more about our permanent exhibits, and also find out what special exhibits we have on at the museum at the moment.
    Take a look!

History studies not just facts and institutions, it's real subject is the human spirit

  • Upcoming Events

    1. Kings Historical Society AGM

      May 28 @ 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm
    2. Conserve Native Bees!

      May 28 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    3. Dirt & Pails & Bees & Snails

      June 8 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    4. Dirt & Pails & Bees & Snails

      June 16 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    5. Soldiers Social

      October 25 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm