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Driving Directions


From Highway 103, westbound

Take Exit 25 and follow this road 5 kms to the museum.


From Highway 103, eastbound

Take Exit 26.

Drive about 0.8 km to the stop sign.

Turn left and drive 1.7 kms to King St.

Turn right and drive 0.4 kms to the museum.


Sailing Directions


Latitude: N 43-45-29.364

Longitude: W 65-19-21.32

Sail into Shelburne Harbour - one of the world's finest natural harbours- past the pictureque Sandy Point Lighthouse about 12 kms to the public Shelburne Marina at the Shelburne Harbour Yacht Club. You're already at the end of Dock Street, the corner of Shelburne's 10-block Heritage District. For more information, contact the Club at www.shyc.ca


Ensure GPS can find complex by name and address:

Set your GPS to the Shelburne County Museum at 20 Dock Street, Shelburne, Nova Scotia

Shelburne's Historic Waterfront

Museums by the Sea

20 Dock Street, P.O. Box 39

Shelburne, Nova Scotia   B0T 1W0

Ph: 902-875-3219

Fax: 902-875-4141



Retail email: shelburnemuseumsshop@gmail.com

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