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Northumberland Fisheries Museum, Pictou

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  • Great info about lobsters and NS fishery. They also have excellent version of a Swampscott dory and explanation of how it was used.  more »
  • The museum was a definite but there was a definite lack of guides with info. Guides were behind the front desk or generally inaccessible. It is very much a self-guided tour and detailed questions, whe...  more »
  • I stopped by here on my way to Halifax Airport after getting off the ferry between PEI and NS. It's a pretty small museum. The space is composed of the first floor of three small houses. They have som...  more »
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  • Lots of interesting live lobsters (different colours) and lobster larvae here. Heard it's the only lobster hatchery opened to the public so it's a must see! Staff were friendly and informative. The adopt a lobster program ($5) is a must do here and they will give a certificate and send you and email of the lobster you adopted when they release it.
  • An interesting place to learn about lobsters and their conservation efforts.
  • Well designed addition in keeping with the setting

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