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Address: 100 Old Haliburton Road, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada
Phone Number: 902 485-4563
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Great stop in the Pictou area. The staff is very helpful and friendly. There is also a centre where you can research family genealogy. Lots of resources and interesting... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Was recommend to come here a few weeks back from this lady at the Hector. The house is stunning from the outside, and even better on the inside. The tour guide took us around and told us about the stuff inside. Panels and rooms were loaded with Scottish immigration history and info about the town. There's a beautiful period clock... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Great stop in the Pictou area. The staff is very helpful and friendly. There is also a centre where you can research family genealogy. Lots of resources and interesting information !

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Halifax, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Nice little house but nothing to it. Wasn't even worth the modest $5 entrance fee. There was virtually no furniture and appliances. And the few things that were there weren't original to Dr. McCulloch. For example, they had a top hat on display because he liked to wear top hats but but wasn't even one of his top hats. This... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

The Doctor who settled here some 200 years ago was quite a Scholar and was impressed with Him starting Public Education here in the province. The Home is beautifully restored and so much to see.

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Warrnambool, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We went to research shipping information and although the detail we were seeking wasn't available, the files they did have were very comprehensive. Anyone seeking historical information would find this a well worthwhile visit.

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buck lake,alberta, canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

If you have time to kill, then by all means stop, There are no furnishings, just has info like a museum. The history of the man is interesting, but don't go expecting period furniture.

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Summerside, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

Great story line and thoroughly enjoyed the architecture and ideas for retaining antiques and old memorabilia.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2011

Also a terrific place to do geneological research.

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