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Little White Schoolhouse Museum

20 Arthur St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 1X5, Canada
+1 902-895-5170
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remember the old classroom

The schoolhouse has a classroom set up just like when I went to school. It brought back many... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Nancy C
Truro, Canada
Step into another century!

We visited this real schoolhouse with our children, and they found it fascinating to see how school... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
South Maitland, Canada
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13 Feb 2017
“remember the old classroom”
17 Jan 2017
“Step into another century!”
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20 Arthur St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 1X5, Canada
+1 902-895-5170
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

The schoolhouse has a classroom set up just like when I went to school. It brought back many memories of my school days. Great place for kids of to day to see how class rooms used to be when their grandparents went to school. They...More

1  Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We visited this real schoolhouse with our children, and they found it fascinating to see how school was conducted in an earlier time. This is a school that was moved from Digby County, and is now outfitted with authentic period furnishings of a school. It...More

1  Thank marvinamanda
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We dropped in here while hubby napped from a long plane ride and because it was across the street from our hotel. Very nice and well laid out. Guide was very informative but also left us alone to look at all the items on display....More

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Great time..short visit. A look back in time. Interesting items to look at and try to figure out what they were used for

1  Thank Albert R
Reviewed 14 August 2015

I loved the museum as it shows how they went to school many years ago. They also show the fact that the teachers where stricter back then not like todays practices

Thank Shauna W
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This schoolhouse museum turned restaurant is wonderful. The meals are scrumptious and ever so eye appealing. A unique ambiance giving you a wonderful dining experience.

1  Thank Peggy A
Reviewed 7 July 2015

I learned quite a bit about schoolhouse life from this little museum. It's interesting to see the social changes in how we view a teachers position theses days. I love history and this museum has some interesting stories to share. Good place to take kids...More

Thank Tari Anne K
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Fantastic! There is so much to see. And, in the basement, are all the old school textbooks from back in the 50's. I could have stayed there for hours and hours.

Thank Faye K
Reviewed 12 August 2014

We stopped in at this Schoolhouse Museum and they happened to have an event going on, which was very nice. They had ice cream cones for 5 cents and inside a woman was making ice cream the old fashioned way and had visitors helping. The...More

1  Thank redrocklove
Reviewed 2 August 2014

My husband and I along with our daughters, aged 3 and 5 stopped to visit the little white school house on the afternoon of July 30th. We walked into the one room school house and had approximately 2 minutes to view all of the interesting...More

5  Thank Melissa R
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