Learn about Rum Running, whales and August Gales. Meet lobsters, flounder, cod and more in our aquarium. Enjoy our large collection of Bluenose memorabilia. During our summer season walk the docks, have a yarn with old salts, shake hands with a starfish in the Tidal Touch Tank, visit our wharf-side vessels and refresh in the salt air as you take in one of the best maritime moments in the world.
The Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic provides the ultimate waterfront experience, in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia - a UNESCO World Heritage Site. While at the Museum, you experience life in a fishing community and discover, up close, life at sea.
Explore our magnificent aquarium and wharf-side vessels. Take a boat ride or make your way to the Ice House Theatre, where films are shown throughout the day. Browse at your leisure or take a guided tour. Come rain or shine, relax and enjoy! The entire family will enjoy their entertaining visit with us!
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Dory Mates Newsletter- Spring 2013
Daily programs available May through October, including lobster lore, whaling, net mending, a model boat launch and more.
While at the Museum or just shopping around town, be sure to check out the Gift Shop where you will find an array of current fashion and giftware for the entire family. Salt Store Gift Shop.
Summer HoursMay 18 - October 12, 2013Open Daily9:30 am to 5:30 pm
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