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Seal Island Light Museum

Located In Barrington
Where To Find Us
2422 Hwy 3
Barrington, NS
Areas Served Shelburne County
Phone 902-637-2185
Mailing Address c/o Cape Sable Historical Society 
PO Box 67 
Barrington, NS B0W 1E0
Description & Services
Seal Island Light Museum is a 35 foot replica of the 67 foot light house on Seal Island.  
It houses the only installed multi-panel Fresnel lens and lantern room in Nova Scotia, along with artifacts from other lighthouses in the area.  
Seal Island Lighthouse is located approximately 20 miles off the coast of Clark's Harbour, at the elbow of the Fundy inlet, where tides rank the highest in the world.
Hours Open June 1st to September 30th  
Monday to Saturday - 9:30am to 5:30pm 
Sunday - 1:00pm to 5:30pm 
Admission charged
Dates Open Mid-June to Mid-September
Special Information
Tags Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect ; Summer Fun ; Volunteer Opportunity