|Record #: MDS0011||Last Modified: 22 Nov 2016||Last Full Update: 22 Nov 2016|
|Located In||Eastern Shelburne County|
|Where To Find Us||
119 Birchtown Rd, Site 10, Mod 3, Comp 14
Shelburne, NS B0T 1W0
|Areas Served||Shelburne County|
Toll Free: 1-888-354-0772
|Contact||Beverly Cox, Site Manager; Phone: 902-875-1606; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Shari Shortliffe, Office Administrator|
|Description & Services|
The purpose of the Black Loyalist Heritage Society is to discover, interpret, safeguard and promote the history of Black Loyalists and their descendants; and to the advancement of universal recognition of Black Loyalists as a nascent Canadian Heritage Community.
Commemorates the largest settlement of free black people outside of Africa, established in 1783; it features a church, burial ground and museum.
The new Black Loyalist Heritage Centre is open daily mid-May to mid-October
|Hours||Black Loyalist Heritage Centre is open daily mid-May to mid-October, 10am to 5pm.
The centre is open by appointment in the off season by calling 902-875-1310.
|Meetings||3rd Wednesday of the month
|Tags||Community Organizations ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect ; Special Interest ; Visual Arts|