Nova Scotia Museum of Industry, Stellarton

#29 of 165 in Museums in Nova Scotia
Come explore Atlantic Canada’s largest museum to discover the people, places and machines of Nova Scotia’s industrial past. Push, pull, lift, drop and laugh as you enjoy acres of exhibits and interactive displays that highlight how technology – and people – worked throughout this province’s history.
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  • We are 4 seniors traveling and stopped here - mostly because our husbands were interested. However, all of us liked this. Excellent displays and educational experience. This was listed in the AAA book...  more »
  • This type of museum rarely interests me, however; this is a fascinating place full of machines and technology. Make sure to allow plenty of time with Paul as he explains coal mining in this area. He h...  more »
  • This is an outstanding place to see the change that occurred over the past 100 years or so in industry. The presentation on the coal mining sector,was extremely well done and very eye opening. They ha...  more »
  • Great spot to spend a day with the kids. Lots of hands on activities and staff are great at engaging the children and explaining things to them. Our children had a great time here.
  • Execllent little museum. It's got plenty of hands on stuff for kids including hydraulic experiments, trains, and an assembly line. We spent 2 hours here on a road trip to cheticamp. Great way to get the kiddos out of the car. Elevator, changing table in both restrooms, water fountains, stroller friendly
  • See Paul for an amazing steam engine lesson. Crazy knowledgeable and nice, great spot to stop and take a walk back through ns industrial history
  • Great place to take mid to older kids
  • The guides (former miners) were awesome here.
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