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Well Done Little Museum

This museum has some nice artifacts on display from the period. They have guides available if you... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
John S
Edmonton, Canada
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A Glimpse into Old Lunenburg

I loved the opportunity to peek inside an old house and the history here is fascinating. Worth a... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
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125 Pelham Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
+1 902-634-3498
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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

This museum has some nice artifacts on display from the period. They have guides available if you want them, and there is no admission charge. It’s worth spending 20 minutes here.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John S
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We took a tour that lasted about a half-hour. I think they could do it in 20 minutes. It was interesting to learn that in the olden days they threw their "crap" out the window and shoes didn't have a left or a right.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

I loved the opportunity to peek inside an old house and the history here is fascinating. Worth a stop -- and it is free.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jmg702
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

This house has been very well maintained and provides a great insight in to the town’s history. The rooms are well laid out and you can move around quite freely. There are some interesting exhibits on topics like commerce and social life in the town....More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Mike594
Reviewed 14 August 2017

From the advertising "see how people lived at the time" , I was expecting to see lots of furniture, dishes, etc, from the era, but most of the rooms were full of printed informational posters about the history of the house rather than having them...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Catriona T
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This provided a very useful introduction to the town, explaining much about the early residents and bringing the history to life with displays of costumes etc.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

We were given an excellent free guided tour of this house by a very pleasant girl in period costume. It was very interesting to hear of its history and how people used to live in Lunenburg. They also have an excellent display of historic clothing...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Christine W
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The flax spinning weaving display with in period actors is stunningly good, not to be missed. This house is a quick inexpensive (donations only) way to view how folks lived in the day.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Richard W
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Period dress docents offer interesting facts of the family and their descendants in the area. Costume exhibit.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Mary S
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Small museum highlighting some of the important historical information of Lunenburg. This is a self guided tour so I'm not sure this would be the best acitivity for small kids, but for adults that enjoy stopping and reading infromation it's very informative. Admission is just...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank kdotbakes
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