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Avon River Heritage Society Museum

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Address: 17 Belmont Rd, Newport Landing, Nova Scotia B0N 2A0, Canada
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So worth the visit

What a beautiful spot. The museum was very interesting. Tasha gave us a tour and told some wonderful stories about the history of the area and ship building. Very interesting... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2016
Judy G
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

What a beautiful spot. The museum was very interesting. Tasha gave us a tour and told some wonderful stories about the history of the area and ship building. Very interesting artifacts and loved the character of the building, particularly it's sloping floor. We were headed to Avondale Sky Winery for a tasting and lunch, so did not eat but the... More 

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Reviewed 31 July 2015

Excellant chowder and baked beans. Friendly service and nice quiet spot on the Avon River. Lots of ship building and planter history. Very nice gift shop.

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Reviewed 8 September 2013

My sister and I visited this museum and cafe while wandering the back roads of Hants area. It is a little out of the way and not especially well marked, but definitely worth a visit. We were researching heritage from that area and it certainly added to our knowledge of the original planters who inhabited the area. Nice displays and... More 

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