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This museum chronicles the life and career of Alexander Graham Bell with its rich collection of artifacts and documents accumulated by Dr. Bell and his family during their time in Nova Scotia.
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559 Chebucto Street, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
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We thought Alexander Graham Bell is only for the telephone. Surprised to know he was involved in a lot of other stuff. The museum tour provided us a lot of information we did not know then about this man. To complete this experience, we had...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Rey R
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very interesting museum. We all know about Alexander Graham Bell's inventing the telephone but I had no idea about all his other inventions, which are countess. The museum is very informative and is in a beautiful location, overlooking Bras d'Or Lake. Well...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Alfhard B
Reviewed 2 days ago

we visited from Scotland thought I knew all about alexander Graham Bell but here I learnt so much. I didn't know he settle in Nova Scotia, I didn't know he worked on a language for the deaf and I didn't know he did stuff with...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank GlasgowWinenut
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had no idea Alexander Braham Bell worked with Helen Keller and the deaf. He also developed an airplane. What a Renaissance Man; I missed this in school, but I think probably the teachers did not know. It you have young children, there is an...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited the museum and found how little I actually knew about A.G. Bell. Very informative, worth the visit for sure.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank garry1958
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was moved by the enormous genius, and co tri union and AB Bell. It blows your mind what a forward looking person he was, and how much he co tribute to the human experience. May I point out that he foresaw the human emission...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank apptor
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went there later in the day, not realizing what there was to see. We wished we had more time as it was very enjoyable and we got to learn so much more about Alexander Graham Bell, other than being the inventor of the telephone.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Darlene2012
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really had no idea whether we should visit this museum or skip it but glad we chose to go. All I knew about Bell beforehand was the telephone. This museum shows you all of his other contributions and makes you wonder why we hadn't learned...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I absolutely loved walking through this museum and learning about Bell’s life and mind. Really all I knew of him was the invention of the telephone, and after exploring the exhibits I realize this was one of his more minor projects. Before we went I...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Baddeck to visit the “Graham Bell” museum, but as we had put in the gps the adress, it ws bringing us to tthe wrong side, there is no museum on that location, so we did followed the main road in the village...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from Chaperoneguy | Reviewed this property |
I could do it in 1 hr and my wife in 2 hrs
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Their web site says yes
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Response from Freckles2212 | Reviewed this property |
This is a historic site like our national parks. It’s open every day 9am till 5 pm until October 30th. I don’t know if they have limited hours after that or if the weather dictates the hours. Our tour guide said he leaves... More
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