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Kings County Museum

37 Cornwallis St, Kentville, Nova Scotia B4N 2E2, Canada
+1 902-678-6237
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I love going to the museum! There is so much to see and learn. The staff is very knowledge and you... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Kentville, Canada
Kings County History

A well presented look at the history and early life of Kings County and area. The museum displays... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
Kentville, Canada
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37 Cornwallis St, Kentville, Nova Scotia B4N 2E2, Canada
+1 902-678-6237
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

I love going to the museum! There is so much to see and learn. The staff is very knowledge and you know they love what they do.

Thank ouiser2014
Reviewed 5 April 2017

A well presented look at the history and early life of Kings County and area. The museum displays change so that every month has something different of interest.

Thank grmisner
Reviewed 1 January 2017

This is not a large museum but does offer some interesting displays of local culture on a rotating basis. The person in the office is usually available to assist with any inquiries about local history. If you are tracing back your local family history, this...More

Thank trainfan2000
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I took my nieces to see this museum. There are a variety of small exhibits with hands on activities in some of them which is nice for the kids. They currently have a history of underwear exhibit on which the girls found quite funny. You...More

Thank MP0721
Reviewed 12 August 2016

The Kings County Museum is conveniently located in downtown Kentville. With both its permanent and temporary exhibits, it give locals and visitors alike a great sampling of the local history of Kentville and the surrounding area. The building once housed the local courthouse and the...More

Thank AuroraLee1013
Reviewed 16 July 2016

I had told them in advance what my research would be but they were very nice when we arrived but had done no preparation. The information they had wasn't new to me so I ended up giving them what I had. They were very nice...More

Thank Mary Anne T
Reviewed 12 May 2016

They have a very good exhibit of Nova Scotia glass here. The place is kept well and the volunteers are very friendly. we saw the new exhibit on CDN Snipers of WWII and the Court Room up Stairs is very interesting.

2  Thank dgg123
Reviewed 11 November 2014

If you are starting a visit to the Annapolis Valley this is a good place to start with. The museum has a display in several rooms of an old courthouse that display the history of this valley. The displays will allow you to put many...More

2  Thank trainfan2000
Reviewed 7 October 2014

This museum is a splendid stop in the middle of Kentville . Always an interesting exhibit on , a great source of information and if interested in genealogy , an amazing family history department . Kings historic Society holds monthly meetings there , last Monday...More

3  Thank 154976judy
Reviewed 19 May 2012

This museum is located in a classic, preserved courthouse. The beautifully restored courtroom is like something out of “To Kill a Mockingbird”. You can just imagine the tense small-town murder trials there. Look for the animal figures hidden in the hand painted wood grain. There...More

3  Thank JackTarHalifax
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