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Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum

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Great LookAtThe Past

Fun place to walk around, see a few animals & the way of life of grandparents. Perfect place in the... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
lynnsurette
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Halifax, Canada
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Lovely & unexpected!

Cute little farm located in the middle of a housing development. Great for young children (the... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
VSau514
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Montreal, Canada
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11 Aug 2018
“Great LookAtThe Past”
17 Nov 2018
“Marvelous attraction right in the city.”
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The Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum, "The Farm Museum", is an original Cole Harbour farm, cultivated continuously for over 200 years. It began public programming in 1978 with one week of farm anima exhibits and heritage demonstrations. In the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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471 Poplar Dr, Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia B2W 4L2, Canada
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+1 902-434-0222
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Reviewed 18 November 2018

We have visited this little farm with grandchildren many times and each time is interesting and entertaining for the little ones. The garden is very unique and well maintained. The farm animals are a delight and extremely well attended to and well taken care of....More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Mort S
ColeHarbourFarm, General Manager at Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2018

Thank you for your review and kind words! We are delighted that you enjoy what we do. And yes, our volunteers are marvelous in their care of the gardens and grounds. See you in 2019!

Reviewed 12 November 2018

Went with my Grandchildren during the summer. My Grandson played with the vintage outdoor toys forever! He loved it! Trying to keep him away from picking the produce was the tricky part!

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Shannon M
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Fun place to walk around, see a few animals & the way of life of grandparents. Perfect place in the city for kids to burn off energy and learn a few things without knowing. Little cafe with amazing biscuits.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank lynnsurette
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We just happened to be visiting family nearby so we dropped by while in the area and enjoyed a quick visit. We probably would have been a little disappointed had we traveled any distance specifically for this simply because it is quite small. It is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

We live just down the street from the Heritage farm, and like to walk over in the summer to see the animals. We also love to get lunch at the quaint Rose & Kettle Tea room.

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank 181KristiR
ColeHarbourFarm, General Manager at Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thank you Kristi! We are so pleased that you enjoy the site. Enriching our neighbourhood and quality of life for our community is vitally important to the Cole Harbour Rural Heritage Society.

Reviewed 21 December 2017

Looking for something fun to do with my grandchildren when they visited us in Cole Harbour. We decided to visit the farm. Its a great place for small children to visit, see the animals and some of the Heritage from a farm. Its free but...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Keith R
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Cute little farm located in the middle of a housing development. Great for young children (the animals) and for grandparents (all the history)

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank VSau514
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

A great attraction for all ages. The children will love the animals and the adults will appreciate the historic aspect of the farm. The Rose & Kettle Tea Room had a delicious lunch ... the scones with cream and home made jam were to die...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank JeanYHZ
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

A friend and I enjoyed an hour or so wandering around the farm after having lunch in Tearoom. It's so interesting & a great place to bring children.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank lynnsurette
Reviewed 15 October 2016

It's like a little oasis in the middle of the city. I couldn't believe this amazing little spot exisited, and after never hearing about it, we had a amazing family adventure. From checking on the animals, (cows, sheep, chickens, pigs) to walking through the garden...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Regan A
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