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Canada Travel Guide - Nova Scotia
Canada Travel Guide - Nova Scotia

Yarmouth County Museum

An award-winning museum with over 20,000 artifacts that document Yarmouth County's heritage, in a historic former church.

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Thousands of artifacts spanning centuries of our history.
The third largest ship portrait collection in Canada.
One of the largest costume collections in Nova Scotia.

Nestled within a neighbourhood of historically significant Victorian houses, the museum draws thousands of visitors every year. See a lighthouse lens that weighs 3,300 pounds, a stone that may have been engraved by Vikings, and extensive displays on Yarmouth's shipping history!

Owned/operated by the Yarmouth County Historical Society.

How to Contact
Yarmouth County Museum
22 Collins St.
Yarmouth, B5A 3C8
Ph: (902)742-5539
Fax: (902) 749-1120
Web: website
Email: send email