Memories of Yarmouth

Each of the rotating photos in the display to the left represents an era spanning nearly or over 100 years ago from the community of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. These images have been taken from the Yarmouth County Museum and Archives' extensive collection of old Post Cards.

If you happen to be in the Yarmouth area, why not come in and see the large collection of fascinating artifacts we have to offer.

Welcome to Yarmouth County Museum

An award-winning museum with over 20,000 artifacts that document Yarmouth County's heritage, in a historic former church. We have the third largest ship portrait collection in Canada.

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News and Events

maskMasquerade Party

Saturday, October 24. Auction, games, food, and dance with music by Hourglass. Come dressed in costume! 7 p.m. @ the Yarmouth Airport. Tickets are $20 per person. 902-742-5539.


 MuseumDebbieRobertslowresYarmouth County Historical Society presents ...

Friday, October 2 at 7:30 p.m., at the Yarmouth County Museum & Archives, 22 Collins Street. Free admission. 902-742-5539.

 


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A photography exhibit by Sue Hutchins. Open September 20 to November 14.

Heritage

panel thumbTake a leisurely stroll along the town of Yarmouth's historic waterfront and see how our industries and individuals have shaped our history and culture. Please CLICK HERE to take our interesting and educational Panel Tour.


 

murray-manorWalk along a number of the oldest streets in Yarmouth and see some of our finest Heritage Properties. Many of these lovely homes are a testament to the golden age of sail. Please CLICK HERE for a Walking Tour.

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Address:
22 Collins Street,
Yarmouth, NS B5A 3C8

Telephone: (902) 742-5539
Facsimile: (902) 749-1120

Email:
ycmuseum@eastlink.ca

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