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Stellarton: Nova Scotia Museum of Industry
(Sunrise Trail)

Industrial technology and the associated human story come to life at the Nova Scotia Museum of Industry - Exit 24 off the Trans Canada Highway. Many indoor displays involve visitors in discovering how industrial processes work. Animators present famous industrialists including Samuel Cunard, Cyrus Eaton and A. C. Fuller. Don't miss Canada's oldest locomotive, Samson, built by Hackworth and shipped from England in 1839, The Samson and Albion walking trails help tell the rich saga of coal and iron industries of Pictou County. stellarton.jpg (78147 bytes)

Telephone: 1-902 755-5425 for rates and hours
Hours: Open Year Round
Web site: museum.gov.ns.ca/moi/
Addition Information:
  • 150 Parking Spaces
  • Bus Tours Welcome
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Gift Shop
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Washrooms
  • Guides
  • Admission Charged
  • Hiking
  • Cycling
  • For more information on the Samson  click here
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Last updated 26 February 2009