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Located In Bridgewater
Where To Find Us
130 Jubilee Rd
Bridgewater, NS B4V 3X9
Areas Served Lunenburg County
Phone (902) 543-4033
Contact Lynette de Montreuil, Director; Email:
Mailing Address c/o DesBrisay Museum 
60 Pleasant St 
Bridgewater, NS B4V 3X9
Fax (902) 543-4713
Description & Services
Information Perhaps you are a newcomer to Bridgewater and the South Shore area and want to learn more about the culture here, or perhaps you are a long time resident and are feeling nostalgic. 
If you love to collect or think that you have a treasure and want to share it with other lovers of "things", drop in to the museum. 
Maybe you are a young mom looking for a fun place to entertain your children or you are a genealogist researching your family name. Stop by and let us help you. 
Or, maybe you just want to browse some old photos or have a look at Bridgewater's virtual museum from your armchair. 
We at DesBrisay Museum are proud of our community and its culture and are here for you, whatever your heritage need.
Eligibility Ages: 7 year(s) - 11 year(s)
Hours September-May: Wednesday-Sunday, 1-5pm 
June, July, August: Tuesday-Saturday, 9am-5pm, Sunday 1-5pm
Accessibility Fully Wheelchair Accessible ; Certified Senior Friendly facility, Wheelchair and/or walker available for use.
Special Information
Established 1901
Tags After School Programs ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect ; Visual Arts ; Youth