Murney Tower National Historic Site, Kingston

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Murney Tower National Historic Site is located in Kingston. A visit to Murney Tower National Historic Site represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Kingston day trip app to plot your vacation.
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  • This volunteer run museum offers a view into the life of the early British soldiers protecting Kingston's waterfront from invasion. With canons and quarters for soldiers and their families, this is a ...  more »
  • The tower stands along the Kingston waterfront and is easily reached by car. There is parking in a lot just down from the tower. The tower provides a good view of the water that it was meant to protec...  more »
  • The tower was closed when we were visiting a few days ago, but it was still very intriguing to see it from the outside and get some nice pictures. We've been inside it on a previous visit and enjoyed ...  more »

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