Uniacke Estate Museum Park, Mount Uniacke

4.6
#60 of 165 in Museums in Nova Scotia
A Beautiful Country Estate

Uniacke Estate Museum Park is part of what was the expansive country estate of Attorney-General Richard John Uniacke (1753-1830). Built between 1813 and 1815, the grand country house is one of the finest examples of Georgian architecture in Canada. The estate offers visitors a vivid glimpse of life in the early 1800s among Nova Scotia's gentry.
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  • May 22, 2017
    This is a beautiful place for a hike for all ages! The trails are well groomed and range from easy to challenging depending on your desire of type of hike! I take my three year old here a lot! He love...  more »
  • January 17, 2017
    Nice area to walk around especially with anyone in wheelchairs or strollers, the lakes and grounds are great.  more »
  • September 4, 2016
    A quiet Museum, even on the weekends. The grounds around the Museum go down to the lake and a wooded trail around the property. No charge to enter the grounds and only $3.90 to visit the Museum. They ...  more »
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  • July 7, 2017
    Its just like a piece of time that stood still. Love the grounds.
  • February 1, 2017
    The walking trails are idyllic. There are a number of different lengths and levels of difficulty- some are stroller appropriate and some are definitely challenging hiking. A beautiful setting.
  • November 16, 2016
    Fantastic estate home, well kept to the era. Grounds are lovely coming out onto Uniacke Lake, with many benches along the edge to enjoy the view. Behind it lies a great system of walking trails with several distances to choose from to accommodate various abilities and time allowances.
  • October 9, 2016
    Beautiful! We walked the Drumlin field trail which runs down along the lake then swinging back through a wooded area and out into a beautiful field overlooking the estate. It's easy to imagine being there in the 1850s, very interesting place. This is the perfect place for a picnic!
  • June 15, 2017
    Love this park. So beautiful.

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