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Rose House Museum

Site: Picton (Waupoos)

Service: Museum

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Alternate Name North Marysburgh Museum ; VIQ
Legal Name Corporation of the County of Prince Edward
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Picton
Address & Map
3333 County Rd 8
Waupoos, ON K0K 2T0
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Intersection Bongards Crossroad and County Rd 8
Mailing Address c/o Rose House Museum/County of Prince Edward 
332 Main St 
Picton, ON K0K 2T0
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Limited
Extra Transportation no
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) This home built in the early 1800s recreates the lifestyle of an early farm family and celebrates the early Loyalist and German heritage of the area. Drive Shed and outbuildings include displays of early agriculture. First German speaking settlement in Ontario.
Hours Open mid May to July 1 weekends only or by appointment * July 2 - Friday prior to Labour Day Wed-Sun 9:30 am- 4:30 pm
Areas Served Prince Edward County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application none required
Languages English ; English Guided Tours (Self-guided French Tours)
Fees Admission - by Donation
Service Categories Museums
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-476-5439
After Hours Phone 613-476-8112
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Jennifer Lyons, Head Curator, Corporation of the County of Prince Edward; Phone: 613-476-2148 ext 2521 * 613-476-2148 ext 2524; Email:
Alternate Contact Diane Denyes-Wenn, Site Curator, Corporation of the County of Prince Edward; Phone: 613-476-2148 ext 2525; Email:
Other Details
Established 1967
Funding Regional / Municipal
Accreditation No

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