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What a cutie!

As I am interested in photography, I had a look inside. First surprise, there is no entrance fee... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2016
BearBel50
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Oberhausen, Germany
“Photos so incredible, you can feel the wind in the sail.”

Wallace MacAskill is recognized as a famous marine photographer. What is less well known is that... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2015
lovetotravel1492
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Atlanta
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13 Jul 2016
“What a cutie!”
13 Sep 2015
““Photos so incredible, you can feel the wind in the sail.””
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7 MacAskill Drive, St. Peter's, Nova Scotia B0E 3B0, Canada
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

As I am interested in photography, I had a look inside. First surprise, there is no entrance fee. The friendly students show you around and explain everything. The house is really cute and so old. A must see. You are even allowed to take photos....More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank BearBel50
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Wallace MacAskill is recognized as a famous marine photographer. What is less well known is that his artistic wife Elva Abriel hand tinted/colored most of the prints. The museum is in an 1880 house giving you a good experience of what family life was like....More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 3 August 2015

It's a small period home staffed with some young knowledgeable docents.very interesting for those interested in all things maritime.m

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Wendy K
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