Huron Historic Gaol and Governor's House

181 Victoria St. N.
Goderich, ON N7A 2T8- Map It
(519) 524-6971

AAA Editor Notes

Huron Historic Gaol and Governor's House, jct. Hwy. 21 and Gloster Terr. at 181 Victoria St. N., is a large, octagonal, three-story 1842 stone building with surrounding walls. Visitors view restored cell blocks, a library, bathroom, gaoler's apartment, kitchen and governor's (warden's) office. The restored governor's house next to the gaol provides a vivid contrast to the living quarters of his charges. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$5; $4.50 (ages 65+); $4 (students with ID); $3.50 (ages 6-11); $18 (family, single site); $25 (family, both sites). Combination ticket with Huron County Museum and Marine Museum $7.50; $6.50 (ages 65+); $5.50 (students with ID); $4 (ages 6-11).
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-4:30, Sun. 1-4:30, early May-late Oct.