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Historic Kent County Jail and Courthouse Tours

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Chatham Ontario Canada

17 7th St Chatham Ontario Canada

Chatham-Kent, ON N7M 4J9

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For the first time in its history, through the generosity of the Warrener family, tours will be offered of the former Kent County Jail and Courthouse. Learn about its design and history and

  • see the wall where our second Prime Minister Alexander Mackenzie did his stone work
  • where prisoners were locked up in solitary confiinement
  • where hangings took place
  • have the chance to visit with Judge William Benjamin Wells, the first judge of the County of Kent

Please be advised there are multiple staircases and narrow hallways. The premises are not handicapped accessible.

FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

The tour is suggested for adults but older children (ages 14+) are welcome.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking is limited in the area. The best option may be the Cultural Centre parking lot

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Phone (519) 351-2958 or (519) 436-2058 or (519) 674-2322

What's the refund policy?

No refunds.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes please

Can I update my registration information?

This option is not available.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes as long as it is Adult admission to Adult admission or child to child admission.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes it is as long as the ticket purchased for a child is used by a child or an adult ticket is used for an adult.

Location

Chatham Ontario Canada

17 7th St Chatham Ontario Canada

Chatham-Kent, ON N7M 4J9

Canada

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

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