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Wallace and Area Museum

Located In Wallace
Where To Find Us
Wallace and Area Museum
13440 HIGHWAY 6
Canada B0K 1Y0
Areas Served Nova Scotia
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Phone 902-257-2191
Contact Alison Forshner, Museum Manager, WALLACE AND AREA MUSEUM; Phone: 902-257-2191
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Description & Services
Information Statement of Purpose 
“The museum will gather, organize and make available to the public, information on the natural environment, human settlement, use of natural resources, fishing, agriculture, industry, social history, genealogy, architecture, and all other aspects of the area’s past. It will collect objects and specimens which best illustrate these topics and which are authentic and well-documented and which the museum is able to care for. The museum aims to serve its community through a broad range of programs exhibits, publications, activities for school groups, facilities for meetings and for research by students and the general public. It will cooperate with other organizations and individuals attempting to understand and preserve the area’s history and natural environment.” 
The museum also has vast garden grounds for the public to enjoy. In addition, there are approximately four kilometres of trails open to visitors. Some of the trails connect to the Trans-Canada Trail. They vary in length and level of difficulty. 
Rug Hookers meet every Thursday. 
Artistic Painters meet on Mondays.
Hours May & June 
Monday to Friday: 9am to 4pm 
July & August 
Monday to Saturday: 9am to 5pm 
Sunday: 1 to 4pm 
September & October 
Monday to Friday: 9am to 4pm
Special Information
Tags Cultural ; Fundy Connect ; Gardens, Gardening Groups ; Museum ; NS Trail Guide ; Outdoor Recreation ; Recreation Categories ; Tourism ; Trails ; Walking