The PumpHouse cultivates and fosters an understanding and appreciation of the history and significance of Kingston’s first water pumping station, Kingston’s industrial past and more.

How to Donate an Item to the Museum

Contact the Curator of the museum with your questions or information about items you wish to donate. Please give as full a description as possible about the items you wish to donate including what the items are, what was their function, any background history and who is offering them for donation to the museum.

Contact Information for Donating Artifacts

Cultural Services Department
216 Ontario Street
Kingston, ON
K7L 2Z3

Telephone: 613-544-PUMP

E-mail: for further information.

In Person: Front desk of the PumpHouse (May – December) during opening hours.