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Excellent resource!

This museum is the primary place to do any genealogy and family research in the Digby area. They... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2018
Raleigh, North Carolina
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Great local history

A wonderful little museum with a lot of local history! Two floors of artifacts as well as videos... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
Billerica MA
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Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

This museum is the primary place to do any genealogy and family research in the Digby area. They have several staff members who are adept at research and many resources available. It cost five dollars for a half day of research, and $.25 per page...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

A wonderful little museum with a lot of local history! Two floors of artifacts as well as videos on the fishing industry in the area. There is also an archive if you are researching your ancestors. There is no entry fee (donations accepted) but I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 4, 2018

There are two floors here with multiple rooms. A lot of local history and artifacts with newspaper articles, clothing, things going back to 1800 and prior. No charge. Donation optional. Took about twenty minutes but could have taken longer. Worth visiting if you enjoy local...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2017

Went thinking we would probably be there for half hour but very interesting and staying longer - we really enjoyed it - thankyou

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank gregory w
Reviewed September 2, 2017

If you are interested in the history or people of the Digby, Nova Scotia area, this museum is a must. We stopped in to see if we could find any information about my family who lived in the area for generations and the staff were...More

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank dockdog
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in while in Digby to visit the fine visitors center. This museum was the home of the namesake of the town, the Admiral who transported loyalists to Canada after the US Revolutionary War. Interesting local artifacts and art. Free for a donation.

Date of experience: August 2017
6  Thank jobenn9936
Reviewed July 22, 2017

Small but interesting Museum on Digby and environs. Enthusiastic,knowledgeable and helpful staff . I was investigating some family history and found the assistance I was given very helpful. Well worth a visit

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank Aussiehiker
Reviewed July 22, 2017

Stopped by the museum to chat with crew about a Digby relative I have lol! Records were great but my relative is still a mystery lol!

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank kaben1
Reviewed July 10, 2017

i went to Digby to research family history and was impressed with the extent of the genealogies to be found at the museum. My family had been the area on and off for 300 years or more. Through their archives I was able to make...More

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank Tondaleo
Reviewed June 4, 2017

This little museum has an extensive records section and offers courses on a regular basis. The exhibits are well cared for and the staff are delightful!

Date of experience: May 2017
3  Thank HerronKristyElla
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