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Peggy Of The Cove

10235 Peggys Cove Rd, Glen Margaret, Nova Scotia B3Z 3J2, Canada
+1 902-823-2083
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Unique - and a charming author....

This stop is especially good for small groups. Author Ivan Fraser who gives the tour of the house... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2017
Thomas M
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Littleton, New Hampshire
"You will have the time of your life"

The author of the book "Peggy of the Cove" will take you thru a tour of his parent home. To say the... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2017
warmweatherguy4
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Harrisonburg, Virginia
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Storyteller/artist, Ivan Fraser entertains guests while touring through his childhood home museum. Enjoy Peggy of the Cove from legend to reality. Peggy of the Cove was the title given to the sole survivor of a shipwreck that occurred along a rocky coast of Nova Scotia. The folk named their small fishing village after her, Peggy's Cove.
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  • Average8%
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10235 Peggys Cove Rd, Glen Margaret, Nova Scotia B3Z 3J2, Canada
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Reviewed October 22, 2017

This stop is especially good for small groups. Author Ivan Fraser who gives the tour of the house, and has lots of anecdotal stories relating to the characters of his books, is a friendly and unique character himself. Some people might be put off by...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed October 16, 2017

The author of the book "Peggy of the Cove" will take you thru a tour of his parent home. To say the author is a little different is saying you will enjoy the tour. I price is also right-Free.

Thank warmweatherguy4
Reviewed September 28, 2017

Really enjoyed visiting/driving by and seeing the fisherman (Peggy's husband) run out to greet us!!!!!

Thank Chicagofamily484
Reviewed August 25, 2017

Of all the places we visited in Nova Scotia this little village is by far my favourite. Words cannot describe the charm. Even with hundreds of tourists climbing all over it's rocks and stores, it has a unique character that pretty much sums up the...More

Thank Lynwin63
Reviewed June 29, 2017

I love lighthouses, but this one is pretty neat. It is situated on the point and is surrounded with rock. The kids had a great time scrambling over these. The small port is so old and quaint. The homemade ice cream was yummy and we...More

Thank Alison H
Reviewed May 29, 2017

The man that owns this place is very nice, talkative and an excellent artist. Lots of places to park and you walk up into the main gallery. A must see if you're in the area.

1  Thank charyn989
Reviewed May 16, 2017

The owner is very engaging, interesting, quite the story teller showing lots of his paintings. Excellent artist.

1  Thank Ken R
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

Excellent info and a great artist. The owner Ivan Fraser is great. And the painting are amazing and is the author of the books Peggy of the Cove and it is a must to stop and talk with him on your way to Peggy's Cove...More

1  Thank KevC46
Reviewed November 29, 2016

Went with my girlfriend's parents as it was one of their favourite places.It was lovely a bit cold for October obviously. Nice visit

1  Thank Stuart T
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Some tips for visiting Halifax. First, be sure to use the cute antique hop-on hop-off bus for a tour of the town. The narration is excellent. Unfortunately it's only in English. There are many famous incidents they will relate, including final resting place for Titanic...More

1  Thank aander927
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