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Excellent resource!

This museum is the primary place to do any genealogy and family research in the Digby area. They... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Raleigh, North Carolina
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Great local history

A wonderful little museum with a lot of local history! Two floors of artifacts as well as videos... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Billerica MA
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95 Montague Row, Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

This museum is the primary place to do any genealogy and family research in the Digby area. They have several staff members who are adept at research and many resources available. It cost five dollars for a half day of research, and $.25 per page...More

Thank J L
Reviewed 6 August 2018

A wonderful little museum with a lot of local history! Two floors of artifacts as well as videos on the fishing industry in the area. There is also an archive if you are researching your ancestors. There is no entry fee (donations accepted) but I...More

Thank StampChick
Reviewed 5 August 2018

There are two floors here with multiple rooms. A lot of local history and artifacts with newspaper articles, clothing, things going back to 1800 and prior. No charge. Donation optional. Took about twenty minutes but could have taken longer. Worth visiting if you enjoy local...More

Thank Lesp155002
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Went thinking we would probably be there for half hour but very interesting and staying longer - we really enjoyed it - thankyou

3  Thank gregory w
Reviewed 2 September 2017

If you are interested in the history or people of the Digby, Nova Scotia area, this museum is a must. We stopped in to see if we could find any information about my family who lived in the area for generations and the staff were...More

4  Thank dockdog
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in while in Digby to visit the fine visitors center. This museum was the home of the namesake of the town, the Admiral who transported loyalists to Canada after the US Revolutionary War. Interesting local artifacts and art. Free for a donation.

6  Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Small but interesting Museum on Digby and environs. Enthusiastic,knowledgeable and helpful staff . I was investigating some family history and found the assistance I was given very helpful. Well worth a visit

3  Thank Aussiehiker
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Stopped by the museum to chat with crew about a Digby relative I have lol! Records were great but my relative is still a mystery lol!

2  Thank kaben1
Reviewed 11 July 2017

i went to Digby to research family history and was impressed with the extent of the genealogies to be found at the museum. My family had been the area on and off for 300 years or more. Through their archives I was able to make...More

3  Thank Tondaleo
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This little museum has an extensive records section and offers courses on a regular basis. The exhibits are well cared for and the staff are delightful!

3  Thank HerronKristyElla
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