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Cumberland County Museum and Archives

Located In Amherst
Where To Find Us
Cumberland County Museum and Archives
150 Church St
Amherst, NS B4H 3C4
Areas Served Nova Scotia
Social Media Facebook
Phone 902-667-2561
Contact Natasha Richard, Manager/ Curator
Description & Services
Information Mission Statement: "The Cumberland County Museum collects, preserves, interprets and promotes the material and documentary past of Cumberland County for the education and enjoyment of the present and future generations."  
Please contact the museum directly for research inquires and requests.
Hours January: Open by appointment only  
February and March:  
Tuesdays to Fridays: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm 
April to October: 
Tuesdays to Fridays: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm  
Saturdays: 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm 
November to December: 
Tuesdays to Fridays: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Special Information
Tags Cultural ; Fundy Connect ; Museum ; Recreation Categories ; Tourism