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 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources and Information

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Located In Lunenburg
Where To Find Us
68 Bluenose Dr, PO Box 1363
Lunenburg, NS B0J 2C0
Areas Served Lunenburg County ; South Shore Region
Phone 902-634-4794 
Toll Free 1-866-579-4909 
After Hours 902-523-0094 (watchman)
Fax 902-634-8990
Description & Services
Discover how the Fishery has shaped our lives. Stroll at your leisure or take a Guided Tour. Learn about Rum Running and August Gales. Meet lobsters, flounder, cod and more in our aquarium and don't miss the Tidal Touch Tank. Enjoy our large collection of Bluenose memorabilia.  
Walk the docks, have a yarn with old salts, explore our wharf-side vessels and refresh in the salt air as you take in one of the best maritime moments in the world. 
Rain or shine, there is something for everyone, with hands-on activities, an extensive selection of exhibits and an air-conditioned theater where movies are shown daily. 
While at the Museum you can browse the Salt Store Gift or dine at the Old Fish Factory Restaurant & Ice House Bar. 
Marina: Public berthing for up to an hour. Hourly and overnight rates are available by contacting museum
Special Information
Tags Marinas / Wharfs ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect ; Special Interest ; Visual Arts