Huron Historic Gaol - Historic Places Days

Huron Historic Gaol

Goderich, Ontario
National Trust Passport Place
181 Victoria St. N, Goderich, On, N7A 2S9
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Mon. Tues. Wed. 9:30am - 4:30pm, Thurs 9:30am - 8:30pm, Fri. Sat. 9:30am - 4:30pm, Sun 12:30pm - 4:30pm

The Huron Historic Gaol is a unique and imposing octagonal building which served as the County Jail from its opening in 1841 until 1972 when all inmates were transferred to regional facilities.  The Governor’s house was built on the south-east side of the Gaol in 1901.


  • Family-Friendly
  • Guided Tour
  • National Historic Site
  • Parking
  • Washrooms
  • Wheelchair Access


181 Victoria St. N, Goderich, On, N7A 2S9
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