Museum

 

Come explore fascinating Colchester County stories and feature exhibits.

The Colchester Museum offers a range of programs including illustrated talks, demonstrations, films, and activities. We maintain a permanent and growing collection of Colchester artifacts—some dating as far back as 300 years.

View current exhibits

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Hours

 

Summer

June, July, August

Monday 10 am  – 5 pm
Tuesday 10 am  – 5 pm
Wednesday 10 am  – 5 pm
Thursday 10 am  – 5 pm
Friday 10 am  – 5 pm
Saturday 10 am  – 4 pm
Sunday Closed

Fall & Spring

September—November &
April—May

Monday 10 am – 12 pm / 1 pm – 4 pm
Tuesday 10 am – 12 pm / 1 pm – 4 pm
Wednesday 10 am – 12 pm / 1 pm – 4 pm
Thursday 10 am – 12 pm / 1 pm – 4 pm
Friday 10 am – 12 pm / 1 pm – 4 pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Winter

December—March

Monday Closed
Tuesday 10 am – 12 pm / 1 pm – 4 pm
Wednesday 10 am – 12 pm / 1 pm – 4 pm
Thursday 10 am – 12 pm / 1 pm – 4 pm
Friday 10 am – 12 pm / 1 pm – 4 pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Admission

Adult

$5.00

Seniors

$4.00

Youth (under 18)

$3.00

Student

$3.00

Family(2 adults, up to 3 children)

$15.00

Member

Free

Archives Research – First 30 min

Free with admission

Archives Research – Self directed

Free with admission

Archives Research 30+ minutes (with Assistance of Archivist)

$25/hour

Group Admission Rates:

Rates are for groups of 10 or more people and must be booked in advance.
All groups must bring chaperones or group coordinators.
Group rates are for exhibits only and do not include Archives research fees.

Adults: $4

Senior: $3

Children/Students: $2

*Guided tours are an additional $20.00 for 10-25 people

School Program Rates:

$3.50 per student

Location

29 Young Street, Truro, Nova Scotia

Parking

Reserved parking spaces for museum and archive visitors are located at the rear of the building.