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This museum chronicles the life and career of Alexander Graham Bell with its rich collection of artifacts and documents accumulated by Dr. Bell and his family during their time in Nova Scotia.
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559 Chebucto Street, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Alexander Graham Bell museum is great. Admission is $8 or 7 for seniors. The museum has a great display of his inventions. Plan on spending at least two hours just to skim over everything. The grounds are also quite nice.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Very well presented history of Bell inventions and accomplishments - a must see for any visitors to the Baddeck area!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed December 4, 2018

This is probably the biggest attraction in Baddeck so we stopped here on our way out of town. The views of the St Andrews Channel on this clear day were breathtaking as was the beautiful building housing the displays. We chose the "white glove tour"...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank StevoinMinnesoto
Reviewed November 23, 2018

I knew Bell was quite the inventor, but i was not aware of the range and scope of what he worked on. Great museum to visit, very spacious, lots of actual size reproductions, numerous artifacts, not very expensive and located in a very picturesque little...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Wingz101
Reviewed November 18, 2018

This well designed museum presents information on the life of the exceptionally innovative Alexander Graham Bell and highlights his many inventions, including for the hearing impaired. Definitely worth a visit, especially on a rainy Nova Scotia day.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank susierapp
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Alexander Graham Bell achieved so much in hi lifetime, much of which I had no idea about until my visit to this thoroughly modern and impressive museum. His work developing sign language for the deaf and his involvement on the first aircraft were very humbling....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank HPerry_10
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Much more interesting than we had expected. We spent a lot longer than we had anticipated because we were enjoying it so much. An excellent museum.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank pollyoppy
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We were very intrigued by all the things that Mr. Bell did during his life. And right there in little Baddeck! The museum is very well put together will good information on the man's life and many artifacts to check out. We attended a presentation...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brenda F
Reviewed October 30, 2018

This was a very nice museum well laid out, and showing the accomplishments and pursuits of Alexander Graham Bell. His interests did not just include the telephone but hydrofoil design for speed boats, and aerilons for airplanes. His life had a strong emphasis on speech...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 4cents-worth
Reviewed October 30, 2018

It was raining, so we chose an indoor activity. We made a good choice. This museum is very nicely set up and shares a lot of information about Alexander Graham Bell. We learned things we didn't know and that always makes for a successful morning....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from Chaperoneguy | Reviewed this property |
I could do it in 1 hr and my wife in 2 hrs
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Their web site says yes
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Response from Freckles2212 | Reviewed this property |
This is a historic site like our national parks. It’s open every day 9am till 5 pm until October 30th. I don’t know if they have limited hours after that or if the weather dictates the hours. Our tour guide said he leaves... More
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