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Cumberland County Museum

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A Delightful Little Museum

So nice to visit the little town museum. They are more quaint and warm compared to some of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Linda R
History and affordable

I've never been able to get up as close and personal with objects as I was in this museum. Talk... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
Rod E
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4 weeks ago
“A Delightful Little Museum”
11 Aug 2018
“History and affordable”
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150 Church St, Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 3C4, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So nice to visit the little town museum. They are more quaint and warm compared to some of the larger city museums. Lovely staff. Highly recommend.

Thank Linda R
Reviewed August 11, 2018

I've never been able to get up as close and personal with objects as I was in this museum. Talk about a walk back in time. There is soooo much to look at and so much information in one place. Did I say that 4...More

Thank Rod E
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

I stopped in to check out the museum on a visit to Amherst and was and chanted by the garden and architecture of the building. Very nice little museum with good displays showing local history.

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Reviewed June 28, 2016

Located in the home of RB Dickie, one of the architects of Canada in 1867, this museum offers a good insight into the more than 350 years of European settlement in the Head of Fundy region. Good compliment to a visit to Fort Beausejour if...More

Thank Leslie C
Reviewed October 7, 2014

This museum has a charm all on its own that depicts life in the industrious days of Amherst. The exhibits are well kept and the staff very knowledgeable!

1  Thank Kelly M
Reviewed September 16, 2014

Super friendly volunteer staff - step back in time & learn about the early days of Amherst, and look up family history....this museum is a wealth of help.

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