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The Dory Shop

Address: 175 Bluenose Drive, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
Phone Number: 902 640-3005
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Ranked #6 of 10 Shopping in Lunenburg
Type: Specialty shops, Shopping & Fashion
Owner description: For more than 90 years, The Dory Shop has been building traditional Banks dories and other classic...
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Type: Specialty shops, Shopping & Fashion
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Owner description: For more than 90 years, The Dory Shop has been building traditional Banks dories and other classic wooden boats for fishermen and recreational boaters. Located on the waterfront in Old Town Lunenburg, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, it is one of the oldest continuing production commercial wooden boat shops in North America and a delight for lovers of wood and boats. See dories and even wooden schooners on the build. Boat building classes also offered.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

We went whale watching in Cape Breton and the weather was not acceptable enough for us to do it here. We spent our time wandering around town. It is filled with galleries and mostly higher end restaurants. Not what we expected for what we thought would be a small fishing village. The Dory was the highlight. We would have loved... More 

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