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Nice Place for an Evening Stroll

Take an evening stroll along the Esplanade and end up by The Big Fiddle. This is probably a one of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
DJ M
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Houston, Texas
Huge!

Came by to see the fiddle. Lots of traffic and no where to park. Had husband let me out of the car... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Maureen D
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Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada
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74 Esplanade St, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 1A1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Came by to see the fiddle. Lots of traffic and no where to park. Had husband let me out of the car and drive around. Lots of fun to see!

Thank Maureen D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Take an evening stroll along the Esplanade and end up by The Big Fiddle. This is probably a one of kind site to see!

Thank DJ M
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went to the big fiddle in the evening. Niobe was really around and we took many pictures. There was not a Cruise boat in when we went,so maybe that is why . What we also liked about it was it played music. There are...More

Thank sherrycB7801PC
Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw that this was a highly rated attraction and made a point of visiting. Found it to be interesting, but would not go out of my way for it. It is nice that such a unique feature greets cruise ship passengers. The area around...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Impressive symbols l for the city of Sydney. Very realistic. Unfortunately there wasn't any animation around the place so it was pretty quiet.

Thank Norm45
Reviewed 1 week ago

On the Sydney waterfront you can't miss the huge fiddle a sight to see for sure !! Have a walk along the boardwalk, sit and watch the comings and goings of cruise ships and people. There is a beautiful restaurant inside the Fiddle along with...More

Thank brendamcneil565
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Didn't realize how big it really is. Worth checking it out. Super friendly people! Very helpful. All the booths are open when there is a cruise ship in the harbor.

Thank slygirl-flygirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can see the fiddle from far away and it draws you closer. It pays tribute to past fiddlers and their music, some of which is playing. It provides a good photo opportunity for tourists.

Thank mouseHerts
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Peaceful and quite place.. Has nice view and good restuarant. Perfect place if you're looking for some memorabilia of Cape Breton..

Thank kaiNi c
Reviewed 1 week ago

A definite picture opportunity. While viewing the fiddle, there were fiddle plyers paying which enhanced the experience. It is located on the pier which makes for very nice scenery.

Thank davidbU2763OT
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Sarah K
July 16, 2018|
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Response from Martin L | Reviewed this property |
Not that I an aware of and I doubt it die to the missing number of attractions. Enkodiert your Trip to Nova Scotia, Regards Martin
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TPop-Traveler
June 13, 2018|
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Response from thesteevesgroup | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what you are asking. We took the photo of the big Fiddle at the port.
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Bilbo80012
November 6, 2017|
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Response from camellad2017 | Reviewed this property |
The fiddle weighs 10 tons.
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