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Address: 389 Avon Street, Windsor, Nova Scotia B0N 2T0, Canada
Phone Number: 902 798-8213
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Always worth the visit

Always enjoy looking around this place as the exhibits doting on a regular basis. It really brings to life what a home would look like from the late to early 20th century.

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

Always enjoy looking around this place as the exhibits doting on a regular basis. It really brings to life what a home would look like from the late to early 20th century.

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Thompson, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We have visited this house many times. Once I took my dad who lives there and had never been. He loved it. Just beautiful. Overlooking Lake Pisiquid!

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Hantsport, Nova Scotia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I have visited the house twice and both times was given interesting information about the family who lived here and their involvement in the community. (one of my tour guides had met Mrs Shand, when she was a girl--it added to the enjoyment of the stories she shared with us) I find it interesting to see conveniences, that were 'new'... More 

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Oviedo, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

We were told the house fell into disrepair and was shut down. We only learned this after driving all the way from Truro. Their voicemail says open daily except Tuesday and Wednesday. Sad.

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Ottawa, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

My only complaint about my visit to Windsor is that this museum, which is widely advertised and recommended was not open during the early afternoon of a mid-September Saturday, when one would have expected it to be open.

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Truro, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

My husband and I decided this year to keep our tourist dollars in NS,so we made a trip to the valley. Our first stop was Windsor and the Shand House. The tour guide was a big plus because if it wasn't for him we wouldn't have enjoyed it near as much. It was nice to see that everything was original... More 

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Address: 389 Avon Street, Windsor, Nova Scotia B0N 2T0, Canada
Phone Number: 902 798-8213
Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Windsor

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