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Shelburne County Museum

Located In Shelburne (town of)
Where To Find Us
20 Dock St
Shelburne, NS B0T 1W0
Areas Served Shelburne County
Phone 902-875-3219
Mailing Address c/o Shelburne Historical Society 
PO Box Box 39 
Shelburne, NS B0T 1W0
Description & Services
This museum features one of the oldest fire pumpers in North America, permanent exhibits of shipbuilding in Shelburne and the Shelburne Loyalists, and temporary and traveling exhibits. 
There is also a resource centre which includes microfilms of 18th to 20th century Shelburne newspapers, private papers, Court of Session records and geneology of many Shelburne County families. Appointments are required. 
Hours Please visit our website at or call us at 902.875.3219. Hours vary according to season.
Dates open year round
Special Information
Tags Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect ; Special Interest ; Visual Arts