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Mahone Bay Museum

Mahone Bay Founders Society

Located In Mahone Bay
Where To Find Us
578 Main St
Mahone Bay, NS
Areas Served Mahone Bay
Phone 902-624-6263
Mailing Address PO Box 583 
Mahone Bay, NS B0J 2E0
Description & Services
Located in the heart of beautiful downtown Mahone Bay, the Mahone Bay Museum is a community museum led by a Board of dedicated volunteers and a small staff. 
The Mahone Bay Founders Society is our parent organization, a membership based, registered charity. 
The Museum provides visitors and locals alike with an in-depth understanding of our community's heritage. 
Although closed to the public in the winter months, we are never dormant. 
Each year we feature new displays, so all winter long our hard-working volunteers are busy preparing and organizing the displays for the next season.  
In June, we open our doors to the public.
Hours Free Admission 
Open approximately the end of May to beginning of October 
Please contact us for exact dates! 
May to August Open daily 10am to 4pm 
September to October Closed Tuesday and Wednesday  
Open Thursday to Monday 10am to 4pm
Accessibility Fully Wheelchair Accessible ; Partially Wheelchair Accessible - Wheelchair ramp in the back entrance
Special Information
Tags Community Organizations ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect ; Visual Arts ; Volunteer Opportunity